Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institution
The promotion advancement of science, literature and art
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.
On Friday November 28th at 7.30 pm Professor Francis Duck of the University of Bath and lately of the RUH will explore this symbiosis, in a talk entitled “How Physics has put Energy into Medicine”.
Christmas at BRLSI!
Saturday 6th December 2014 from 3pm
Members and Guests welcome.
It has been argued that urbanization would lead to the abandoning of fuels like charcoal and firewood. Whether this is so will be discussed by Dr Vanesa Castan Broto of UCL at a meeting in the Science Group energy series on Friday October 31st at 7.30 pm.
Saturday 22nd - 28th November 2014
Monday - Saturday: 10am - 5pm
Sunday: 11am - 4pm
Private view: Friday 21st November 6pm
Art therapy talks: Wednesday 26th November 7pm
Saturday 22nd November 2014
10:30am - 12:30pm
Mary-Jayne Rust - Jungian Analyst and Ecopsychologist
£10 on the door only (refreshments included)
Monday 24th November 2014
Visitors £4 Members/Students £2
The Plesiosaur mounted on the wall of the Lonsdale Room on the first floor has the front and rear limbs interchanged!
Founded in the 7th Century, Glastonbury Abbey became one of the wealthiest and most powerful in the land by the mid-late mediaeval period. An “Engraving of a seal of the Abbey of Glaston” in the British Museum’s collection, identical to this wax impression, is dated 1536. This seal may have been in use for much longer.