Welcome to the Yorkshire Philosophical Society

The YPS offers activities and an annual lecture series to stimulate interest in and improve public understanding of natural sciences and social sciences. The lectures are free to YPS members, non members are welcome for a suggested donation.

Archaeology, Astronomy, Biology, Botany, Chemistry, Conservation, Earth Science, Ecology, Economics, Education, Engineering, Geography, Geology, History, Life Science, Mathematics, Medicine, Natural History, Philosophy, Physics, Psychology, Sociology, Technology, Zoology….

You can discover more about all these subjects and more in a friendly, welcoming environment with the opportunity to meet others with similar interests.

Explore our website and find out more about our lectures, visits, social activities, publications and on-line resources.

Latest News

Yorkshire Wolds Heritage Showcase on 27th October

York Archaeological Trust and CBA Yorkshire Present The Yorkshire Wolds Heritage Showcase Saturday 27th October 2018, 9.45 – 16:30 The Milton Rooms, Market Place, Malton YO17 7LX Ticket Price: £5 – refreshments and lunch included Come and celebrate the amazingly …

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Featured event

Face Perception: from recognising friends to checking passports

Lectures
Start time
19:30
Venue
Tempest Anderson Hall
Speaker
Professor Mike Burton, University of York

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