Tuesday 24th March 2020

From Events Secretary

Thursday 19th March 2020

Lecture - 19th May on Reginald Farrer

The Yorkshire Philosophical Society has decided to cancel all its lectures at the Yorkshire Museum including this one.

Monday 16th March 2020


The venue and format of this year’s AGM have been changed due to the uncertainties and risks surrounding the Coronavirus.

Thursday 20th February 2020

This is being held in North Yorkshire.

Wednesday 29th January 2020

Valuing Our Historic Garden Heritage
Lotherton Hall

Wednesday 13th November 2019

This has now been launched, for more details see Student Bursary Scheme

Tuesday 10th September 2019

Join the Gardens Trust for a reduced rate

Thursday 5th September 2019

What do you think of the way historic gardens are presented?

Monday 17th June 2019

Val Hepworth, our former Chairman, has been awarded a BEM in the recent Honours List - see

Monday 15th October 2018

The story first came to light in a box of archives held by the Royal Horticultural Society.

Monday 10th September 2018

Here's a quick summary of what we will be offering schools this year:

Image watercolour from Red Book for Oulton Hall, reproduced by permission of the West Yorkshire Archive Service
Thursday 10th May 2018

The Yorkshire Red Books of Humphry Repton, Landscape Gardener

Wednesday 9th May 2018

Humphry Repton died in 1818 and this year we will remember his career as a landscape gardener and author of texts on the subject.

Tuesday 3rd January 2017

This is now a rolling programme for 5 years, see Conservation page

Friday 16th December 2016

New Special Price of £10 inc P&P! Click here for more details

Tuesday 4th October 2016

All in View, Very Neat

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Monday 1st February 2016

Funding awarded to explore urban parks for the University of Bradford.

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