Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institution
The promotion advancement of science, literature and art
Saving the Dodo describes how the energy, expertise and money of the two Duncan brothers shaped the future of Oxford's Ashmolean Museum and Bath's...
Stimulating youth orientated activities in science, technology & chemistry.
Our Saturday Coffee Morning is open to both members and non-members. Please come and enjoy conversation and Martin Carwardine’s Coffee (£1.00 a...
BRLSI's wide-ranging programme of talks are open to all at £4/£2. For non-BRLSI events please check poster for details.
The BRLSI has a large collection of objects and specimens from around the world. A selection can be seen in our Online Museum.
Our venue has rooms to hire for meetings of all kinds from morning to late evening.
Cards featuring seasonal cartoons from our 19th Century volumes of Punch Magazine on sale at BRLSI.
On Friday 27 November 2015 at 7.30 pm Prof Matthew Davidson of the University of Bath will speak in the Science series on “A Christmas Tree is not just for Christmas” and how it is a rich source of renewable products from fine chemicals to plastics and fuels.
Friday 27th November 2015
Rev. Leonard Jenyns, one of the stalwarts of the Institution, was asked to go on the voyage of The Beagle, but declined saying he was far too busy with his parish but recommended his friend Charles Darwin go instead!!