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.

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York talks: research in the spotlight

Join us on Wednesday 9 January 2019 for a day of inspirational short talks about the world-leading research happening at York. Free of charge and open to all Wednesday 9 January 2019 15-minute talks, no prior knowledge needed Come for …

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Featured event

Constantine and Coinage: Interpreting the Wold Newton Hoard

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Tempest Anderson Hall
Dr Andrew Woods, Senior Curator, York Museums Trust

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