• **NEWS**
    Sir Christopher Frayling tells BRLSI a Gothic horror story
  • BRLSI Members Art Exhibition 2018
    An Exhibition of Paintings, Drawings, Sculpture, Ceramics and Literature | 22 March - 13 April | FREE entry
  • The shocking truth about what is really lurking beneath the ocean’s surface | BRLSI Geography & Adventure and World Affairs
    Film screening 28 March 19.30
  • Three talks on Bath in the 1780s to launch the new BRLSI publication ‘The Journal of Edmund Rack’
    24 March 10.30–13.00 / Tickets from Bath Box Office - 463 362
  • Forgotten Little Creatures
    Exhibition of the photography of Victoria Hillman - 22 February to 17 March 2018

What's On

BRLSI's wide-ranging programme of talks are open to all at £4 for Visitors and £2 for BRLSI Members. More...

Museum Collections

The BRLSI has a large collection of objects and specimens from around the world. A selection can be seen in our Online Museum. More...

Library & Archives

Our Library collection contains over 10,000 volumes. You can browse the library catalogue, search by keyword and see details of individual volumes. More...

Room Hire


Our venue has rooms to hire for meetings of all kinds from morning to late evening.


Exhibition & Lectures


See our latest exhibition and upcoming events with our many different groups.




Find out more about volunteering at the BRLSI or how to make a (more than welcome) charitable donation.