Lawrence Alma Tadema - The Roses of Heliogabalus (1888)

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Join our Society of like-minded people who share a curiosity and passion for art history and enjoy learning more through stimulating lectures, events and courses across a wide range of topics on art and architecture.

Single membership costs just £20 for one year

Joint membership (two members living at the same address) costs £35 for one year

Subscriptions run for one year from the date you join us.

Membership Benefits

  • Admission to our lectures which are held in the evening at least six times a year, followed by a glass of wine and the opportunity to socialise and discuss the lecture with other members and the speaker.
  • A copy of our annual journal London Art History Society Review which contains articles related to art history.
  • Monthly e-bulletins on art history events and exhibitions in and around London.
  • Access to reasonably-priced courses and events organised by the Society, and art tours in the UK and Europe.
  • Access to Birkbeck Library on the same basis as alumni.


How to join


If you have any questions about membership, please feel free to contact the Membership Secretary.

Membership Secretary

Ted Cox

tel:0843 289 4663 and leave a message including your name and phone number.

c/o Tudor Cottage, Stoke Prior, Leominster, Herefordshire, HR6 0LG

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