Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institution
The promotion advancement of science, literature and art
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...
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.
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.
23rd March - 16th April 2016
Pollinators such as bees have experienced massive worldwide declines in numbers, with potentially serious implications for agriculture. On Thursday January 28th at 7.30 pm Professor Stuart Reynolds of Bath University will discuss recent efforts to alleviate the problem.
Friday December 11th. Dr Richard Wendorf, Director of the American Museum at Bath and a BRLSI Trustee, brought BRLSI's Enlightenment series to a conclusion with the 2015 Victor Suchar Christmas Lecture on The Legacy of the Enlightenment.
Thursday 11th February 2016
BACAS Members £3 Non-Members £5
Friday 12th February 2016
Professor Michael Benton, FRS
Reception - Jenyns Room 4pm - 5pm
Public Lecture - Elwin Room 5:15pm - 6:15pm
Monday 15 February 2016
Amongst our deadly souvenirs is a souvenir piece from the tree under which the explorer David Livingstone's heart is buried.