The Royal Historical Society runs a varied programme of events, including lectures panel discussions, conferences and training workshops. Below you’ll find details of our next events. We also make available video and audio recordings of many previous events. A selection of our events are reserved for Fellows and Members of the Society.

In addition, the Society provides a listing of history-focused events across the UK. Regular updates of new events are emailed to Fellows and Members of the Society.

Royal Historical Society Events Programme: 2024

Forthcoming Events, March 2024

9.00am-5.00pm GMT, Wednesday 6 March 2024 in person, at Cardiff University
‘2024 History and Archives in Practice: Historical Legacies’
Registration for in-person attendance at this event is now available.


5pm GMT, Wednesday 13 March 2024 in person, at the Berrick Saul Building, Heslington, University of York
Why History Matters to Medicine: The Case of Face Transplants
Speaker: Fay Bound Alberti (King’s College London)
Booking for in-person attendance for this event is now available. This is an RHS Sponsored Lecture held as part of the Society’s Visit to the universities of York and York St John on 13 March 2024.


Recent RHS Events: November 2023 to February 2024

These and previous RHS Lectures and events are available to watch or listen to again via the RHS Events Archive