Society of Genealogists Free Library Tours & Advice for Members and Non-Members

Our Library is full of family history treasures and records, directories and databases. We have more than 140,000 items spread over three floors. Of course, you can just come in and explore, asking the staff and volunteers for help when you need it. But with so much to see, the Society recommends that you take a Library Tour.

They are free to all, last approximately 1½ hours long, and they are on nearly every second Saturday at 11.15 am. Next upcoming dates are 20 January, 3 February and 17 February. To book your free place...

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The Society of Genealogists 2018 Events Programme is now Available

 Our extensive 2018 Events programme is now available, with over 170 events  

Listed below are just some of the events taking place at the Society of Genealogists in January. Please visit our website for further information about events taking place during the remainder of the year. For your convenience, a pdf of the full printed programme can also be downloaded.

The cover of our events programme commemorates the 100 year anniversary of women (over age 30) being given the right to vote and the work of the suffragettes. Several of our events highlight tracing our female ancestors and exlporing the lives they led...

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