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The  Leicestershire
Archaeological and Historical Society

President - Michael Wood

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Leicestershire's premier archaeological and historical organisation for over 150 years

Founded in 1855 to promote the study of the history, archaeology, antiquities and architecture of Leicestershire

 
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The  Leicestershire Archaeological and Historical Society is marking the 200th anniversary of the completion of John Nichols' History and Antiquities of the County of Leicester with two special events

 
An 18th century candlelit banquet   A new book focussing on the
at the City Rooms, Leicester   extraordinary, extensive and varied
   with a menu enjoyed by Nichols   contents of Nichols’ great

 in 1819

 

History

     

Information and booking form here   Information and order details here

 
Billesdon Local History Group
Find out about the activities of one of our many affiliated Network Groups here
 

Now is a good time to join the LAHS

 
Every year, members receive the annual Transactions of the Society, the Leicestershire Historian and two issues of our 28-page illustrated
Magazine. Members are also provided with an annual Membership Card which contains details of all the lectures in our season's talks including
local experts and visiting academics. Members receive priority bookings and free admission to all regular and most special occasions.
 
 
A subscription brings you
 
Your own copy of Transactions - the society's major annual reference work for Leicestershire
The Leicestershire Historian - presenting a wide range of authoritative articles on all aspects of local history
Two issues of our Magazine and Newsletter - in Spring and Autumn, keeping you in touch with all the society's news and events
Free admission to a full season of fascinating talks and lectures at the New Walk Museum, Leicester
Access to the society's fine library in Leicester's Guildhall, a remarkable collection of resource and reference material
Priority news by email, and access to talks, visits and events
Links to over 100 other history and heritage groups through our Networks project
 

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For full information about membership, our lecture season, publications and services to members, please visit our main website here
 or email the Honorary Secretary, Stephen Butt at lahs@stephenbutt.co.uk or ring him on 07825 779725
 

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Founded in 1855 to promote the study of the history, archaeology, antiquities and architecture of Leicestershire
The Guildhall, Guildhall Lane, Leicester LE1 5FQ