The Royal Historical Society runs a varied programme of events, including lectures and symposia hosted by history departments around the UK. The Society also hosts a series of Training Workshops, offering specialist guides for Early Career Historians, as well as occasional sessions reflecting new research.

The Society also 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: in full 2022>

Upcoming RHS Events: Winter 2022



Wednesday 19 January 2022
RHS International Lecture, with Professor Mark Mazower (Columbia)
‘An Eastern Question and its History: Writing about the Greek War of Independence’

17.00 GMT – Live online via Zoom. Book for this lecture via Eventbrite.



Friday 4 February 2022
RHS Lecture, with Professor Andrew Jotischky (Royal Holloway, University of London)
Monks and the Muslim enemy: Conversion, polemic and resistance in monastic hagiography in the age of the Crusades, c.1000-1250

18.00 GMT – Live online via Zoom. Booking for this event via Eventbrite.



Friday 18 February 2022
Book Launch and Seminar, ‘Freedom Seekers. Escaping from Slavery in Restoration London’
With Professor Simon P. Newman (Wisconsin-Madison), Professor Corinne Fowler (Leicester), Professor Gretchen Holbrook Gerzina (Massachusetts), and Professor Emma Griffin (RHS and UEA)

18.00 GMT – Live online via Zoom. Booking for this event via Eventbrite.


Recent RHS Events: November to December 2021


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