Regent's Park section of Improved map of London for 1833, from Actual Survey. Engraved by W. Schmollinger

What’s on: future study visits

Study visits explore the art historical context of parts of London and other nearby places. These events are led by qualified guides or lecturers who have a detailed and thorough understanding of their subjects.

Current fees for study visits are usually £15 and are for members only, unless otherwise indicated on the booking page.

Members only

Fully booked

Leonardo da Vinci: a life in drawing

  • Thu 30 May 2019
    11am. Meet in Gallery foyer at 10.45am.
  • The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

This is the largest Leonardo da Vinci exhibition in over 65 years. The visit will begin with a lecture from one of the exhibition staff and then we will visit the exhibition (not a guided tour).

Members only

Places available

Cast Courts at the Victoria and Albert Museum – June visit

  • Tue 25 June 2019
    11.30am-1pm. Meet at 11.20am in the foyer of the Cromwell Road entrance (to the left).
  • Victoria and Albert Museum

A 90-minute guided visit to the recently renovated Cast Courts which house reproductions of some of the most significant works of art and architecture throughout the world.

Members only

Places available

Conservation Studios at the British Library – July visit

  • Wed 10 July 2019
    11.30am-12.45pm - meet at the Information Desk at 11.20am
  • British Library

Take a behind-the-scenes guided tour and see the world-renowned conservators in action and gain an insight into the techniques used to care for our collections.

The tour lasts approximately 75 minutes and will include meeting two or three conservators who will speak about their work. Please note that there is a considerable amount of walking and standing.

Members only

Places available

Conservation Studios at the British Library – August visit

  • Tue 6 August 2019
    11.30am- 12.45pm - meet at the Information Desk at 11.20am
  • British Library

Take a behind-the-scenes guided tour and see the world-renowned conservators in action and gain an insight into the techniques used to care for our collections.

The tour lasts approximately 75 minutes and will include meeting two or three conservators who will speak about their work. Please note that there is a considerable amount of walking and standing.

Study Events Coordinator

Maggie Stockton

 

WAYS TO BOOK AND PAY FOR EVENTS

We encourage online booking using WebCollect by clicking on BOOK PLACES in the event details section. It is also possible to book by printing and completing a paper booking form  and sending it together with a cheque to our Administrator at the address on the form.

Payment for subscriptions and event bookings through WebCollect can be made by card (via PayPal), by direct debit, by bank transfer, or by cheque. For information on each payment option, you can either read more on this site, or download the information as a PDF .

If you require any further information you may call and leave a short message at tel: 0843 289 4663. Please state the event you enquiring about. (Calls cost 7p per minute plus any network access charge your phone company may levy)

Terms & Conditions

Applying for Courses and Study Events as a member of the Society;  cancelling an application (including cancellation fees, and circumstances under which we will give a full or partial refund); what happens if the Society cancels a Course or Study Event. Read more on this site, or download a PDF of our Terms and Conditions