Highgate Literary Scientific Institution

 
 
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11 South Grove, N6 6BS 
 
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Overlooking North London's Pond Sqaure, the Highgate Literary and Scientific Institution is located in the heart of Highgate. Established in 1839, offers progressive ideas through a wide selection of books, film and lectures. Art exhbitions and science discussions are regular held at the centre, whilst there is also a library for borrowing, research and browsing and a well-stocked children's section.


 

Highgate Literary Scientific Institution events

 
Tourette Syndrome: Treating Children And Educating The Public: LectureTourette Syndrome: Treating Children And Educating The Public: LectureWith Isobel Heyman.29th April 2014Tuesday 29th April 2014 Where:
Highgate Literary Scientific Institution, 11  South Grove      N6 6BS
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Tourette Syndrome: Treating Children And Educating The Public: Lecture
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
DATES  Tuesday 29th April 2014 - 8pm
With Isobel Heyman.
The Summer Season TalksThe Summer Season Talks3rd June 2014Tuesday 3rd June 2014 Where:
Highgate Literary Scientific Institution, 11  South Grove      N6 6BS
Category: event
 
The Summer Season Talks
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
DATES  Tuesday 3rd June 2014 - 8pm
Cosmic Rays: TalkCosmic Rays: TalkGiven by David Smith.5th June 2014Thursday 5th June 2014 Where:
Highgate Literary Scientific Institution, 11  South Grove      N6 6BS
Category: event
Free Event 
Cosmic Rays: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Thursday 5th June 2014 - 8pm-9.30pm
Given by David Smith.
David Smith: TalkDavid Smith: Talk5th June 2014Thursday 5th June 2014 Where:
Highgate Literary Scientific Institution, 11  South Grove      N6 6BS
Category: event
 
David Smith: Talk
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DATES  Thursday 5th June 2014 - 8pm
From Aesop To Orwell: Fables Throughout The Ages: TalkFrom Aesop To Orwell: Fables Throughout The Ages: Talk10th June 2014Tuesday 10th June 2014 Where:
Highgate Literary Scientific Institution, 11  South Grove      N6 6BS
Category: event
 
From Aesop To Orwell: Fables Throughout The Ages: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
DATES  Tuesday 10th June 2014 - 8pm
Antiques, Arts & Crafts FairAntiques, Arts & Crafts Fair14th June 2014Sunday 15th June 2014 Where:
Highgate Literary Scientific Institution, 11  South Grove      N6 6BS
Category: event
 
Antiques, Arts & Crafts Fair
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Art and Antiques
PRICING  phone for prices
DATES  Saturday 14th June 2014 - 11am-4pm
The First World War And Its Technology: TalkThe First World War And Its Technology: Talk17th June 2014Tuesday 17th June 2014 Where:
Highgate Literary Scientific Institution, 11  South Grove      N6 6BS
Category: event
 
The First World War And Its Technology: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
DATES  Tuesday 17th June 2014 - 8pm
 

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London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel  from £50  40% off
152-156 Finchley Road, NW3 | 2.1 miles from Highgate Literary Scientific Institution
Swiss Cottage is an ideal place to stay if you want a peaceful spot that's still close to the centre of town. With attractions like London ...More
 
 
 
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The Raglan Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel  from £42  36% off
8 12 Queens Avenue Muswell Hill, N10 | 28 minutes from Highgate Literary Scientific Institution
Spacious rooms and comfortable furnishings make the Raglan Hotel a favourite with visitors to nearby Alexandra Palace. Convenient links to the West End and secluded gardens ...More
 
 
 
The Haverstock Hotel London
The Haverstock Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel  from £63  25% off
154 Haverstock Hill, NW3 | 31 minutes from Highgate Literary Scientific Institution
Formerly a public house known as The Haverstock Arms, The Haverstock Hotel in Hampstead is a newly restored boutique property. Situated between Belsize Park and Camden ...More
 
 
 
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Freud Museum London
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Freud Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
20 Maresfield Gardens, NW3 | 2 miles from Highgate Literary Scientific Institution
Sigmund Freud's family home in Hampstead has been turned into a fascinating museum which features the psychoanalytic couch on which Freud's patients would recline while being treated ...More
 
 
 
Jewish Museum London
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Jewish Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
Raymond Burton House, 129-131 Albert Street, Camden Town, London NW1 | 2.3 miles from Highgate Literary Scientific Institution
The Jewish Museum in Camden reopens on Wednesday 17th March 2010 following a £10 million transformation which brings the collections of the Jewish Museum and the ...More
 
 
 
Hampstead Museum London
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Hampstead Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
New End Square, NW3 | 28 minutes from Highgate Literary Scientific Institution
Housed on the first floor of Burgh House, Hampstead Museum charts the history of the north London borough from prehistoric times to today. Redesigned in 2006, ...More
 
 
 
 
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Highgate Cemetery London
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Highgate Cemetery
London > Attractions > Sights
Swains Lane, N6 | 2 minutes from Highgate Literary Scientific Institution
Wild woodland Victorian cemetery. Perched at the top of the winding and woody Swain’s Lane, close to Highgate village with its soaring views over the city, Highgate ...More
 
 
 
London International Gallery of Children's Art London
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London International Gallery of Children's Art
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
Waterlow Park Centre, Dartmouth Park Hill, N19 | 6 minutes from Highgate Literary Scientific Institution
This fascinating gallery displays exhibitions of children's art from every corner of the world, including artwork by local youngsters. Moving from their original home, a small ...More
 
 
 
Hampstead Heath London
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Hampstead Heath
London > Attractions > Parks and Gardens
NW3 | 16 minutes from Highgate Literary Scientific Institution
The wildest of London's parks, Hampstead Heath has fields to run in, long grass to roll in, woods to hide in and, most famously, ponds to ...More
 
 
 
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Murderer London
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Murderer
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 12th March to 20th April 2014 - Various Times
Upstairs At The Gatehouse, Hampstead Lane, Highgate Village, N6 | 3 minutes from Highgate Literary Scientific Institution
Tim Frost directs this mind-boggling tale of murder and revenge....More
 
 
 
Gerry's Joint London
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Gerry's Joint
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Saturday 19th April 2014 - 9pm-2am
The Boogaloo, 312 Archway Road, N6 | 9 minutes from Highgate Literary Scientific Institution
Resident DJs spin retro rock'n'roll classics....More
 
 
 
Under The Influence London
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Under The Influence
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Monday 21st April 2014 - 7pm
The Boogaloo, 312 Archway Road, N6 | 9 minutes from Highgate Literary Scientific Institution
A local, new-music showcase....More
 
 
 
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Upstairs At The Gatehouse London
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Upstairs At The Gatehouse
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Hampstead Lane, Highgate Village, N6 | 3 minutes from Highgate Literary Scientific Institution
This popular pub theatre in Highgate has, over the years, served as a music hall, cinema, Masonic lodge and a jazz and folk music club. Now ...More
 
 
 
Jacksons Lane Theatre London
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Jacksons Lane Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
269a Archway Road, N6 | 9 minutes from Highgate Literary Scientific Institution
Housed in a Grade II listed gothic church conversion, this multi-arts, theatre and dance venue in Highgate has a regularly changing programme of live performances including ...More
 
 
 
The Forum London
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The Forum
London > Entertainment > Live Music
9-17 Highgate Road, NW51JY | 25 minutes from Highgate Literary Scientific Institution
Once a gorgeous art deco cinema, The Forum is now an essential mid-sized rock venue. It's got everything you want from the North London rock scene, ...More
 
 
 
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Walter Purkis & Sons London
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Walter Purkis & Sons
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
17 The Broadway, Crouch End, N8 | 23 minutes from Highgate Literary Scientific Institution
The century-old smokehouse at the rear of Walter Purkis provides excellent, and reasonably priced, smoked salmon to both branches (the other is in (Muswell Hill) of ...More
 
 
 
Soup Dragon London
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Soup Dragon
London > Shopping > Children's Gifts and Toys
27 Topsfield Parade, Crouch End, N8 | 26 minutes from Highgate Literary Scientific Institution
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Walter Purkis & Sons London
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London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
52 Muswell Hill Broadway, Muswell Hill, N10 | 26 minutes from Highgate Literary Scientific Institution
This Muswell Hill branch of the Purkis fishmongers was set up in 1987 and continues a family tradition of trading that goes back for two centuries. ...More
 
 
 
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Strada London
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Strada
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
4 South Grove, N6 | Same location as Highgate Literary Scientific Institution
Strada has started something of a pizza revolution and knocked Pizza Express off its perch (as well as, more regrettably, being the final nail in the ...More
 
 
 
Le Pain Quotidien London
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Le Pain Quotidien
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
86 Highgate High Street, N6 | 1 minute from Highgate Literary Scientific Institution
It all started with a loaf. Not just any loaf. Belgian chef Alain Coumont was intent on creating the perfect mix of water, flour and salt. ...More
 
 
 
Pizza Express London
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Pizza Express
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
30 Highgate High Street, N6 | 1 minute from Highgate Literary Scientific Institution
Pizza Express has become something of a London institution. Serving consistently excellent Italian pizzas quickly in pleasant unfussy surroundings, this is always a convenient and acceptable ...More
 
 
 
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Education near Highgate Literary Scientific Institution

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Out of the Bloom London
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Out of the Bloom
London > Education > Evening Classes
89/91 Bayham Street, Camden Town, London NW1 | 2.3 miles from Highgate Literary Scientific Institution
Unique and innovative workshops teaching flower arranging and floristry with monthly, weekly or daily workshops. This is a really enjoyable art form that allows its students ...More
 
 
 
The Place London
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The Place
London > Education > Evening Classes
17 Duke's Road, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 3.1 miles from Highgate Literary Scientific Institution
London's specialist venue for contemporary dance, The Place plays a role in every aspect of this fast-growing art form. The London Contemporary Dance School offers degrees ...More
 
 
 
Ecole de Mime Corporel Dramatique London
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Ecole de Mime Corporel Dramatique
London > Education > Evening Classes
Unit 207, Belgravia Workshop, 157-163 Marlborough Road, N19 | 22 minutes from Highgate Literary Scientific Institution
Only the French could come up with an art form so bizarrely fascinating. Mime is as relaxing as Tai Chi, as healthy as yoga, and as ...More
 
 
 
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Waterlow Park London
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Waterlow Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Dartmouth Park Hill, N19 | 6 minutes from Highgate Literary Scientific Institution
One of our favourites, this beautiful park occupies a dramatic sloping site overlooking the city and was given to Londoners by Sir Sidney Waterlow as a ...More
 
 
 
Hampstead Heath Swimming Ponds London
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Hampstead Heath Swimming Ponds
London > Leisure > Activities
Hampstead Heath, NW5 | 12 minutes from Highgate Literary Scientific Institution
Since as early as 1860, and probably before, many hardy London folk have taken a dip before work in one of three wooded ponds on Hampstead ...More
 
 
 
Highgate Wood and Queen's Wood London
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Highgate Wood and Queen's Wood
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Muswell Hill Road, N10 | 16 minutes from Highgate Literary Scientific Institution
Much of London was once entirely covered by the ancient Forest of Middlesex. The oak, holly, and hornbeam trees of Highgate Woods and Queen’s Wood (a ...More
 
 
 
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The Flask Tavern London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Flask Tavern
London > Nightlife > Pubs
77 Highgate West Hill, N6 | 2 minutes from Highgate Literary Scientific Institution
Stooping ceilings, creaking floors, solid wooden panelling, beams and small interconnecting rooms combine to make The Flask Tavern, a traditional 18th century English pub, among the ...More
 
 
 
The Bull London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Bull
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
13 North Hill, N6 | 7 minutes from Highgate Literary Scientific Institution
Out of Highgate Village and down the hill from London's highest point, the Bull sits on the western side of North Hill next to white modernist ...More
 
 
 
St John's Tavern London
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St John's Tavern
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
91 Junction Road, Archway, , N19 | 14 minutes from Highgate Literary Scientific Institution
Slap bang in the middle of Junction Road sits the St John, one of the earliest, and best, gastropubs in North London. With its intimately lit, ...More
 
 
 
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The Boogaloo London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Boogaloo
London > Nightlife > Bars
312 Archway Road, N6 | 9 minutes from Highgate Literary Scientific Institution
The Boogaloo has succeeded in breaking the all pervasive contemporary pub blueprint, fashioning a popular alternative with a great atmosphere - and not an inch of ...More
 
 
 
The Champagne Bar London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Champagne Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
St Pancras International, Euston Road, NW1 | 34 minutes from Highgate Literary Scientific Institution
At 90 metres, The Champagne Bar at St Pancras International is Europe's longest and presents a very glamourous way to start your journey to Paris before ...More
 
 
 
The Lock Tavern London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Lock Tavern
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
35 Chalk Farm Road, NW1 | 37 minutes from Highgate Literary Scientific Institution
The Lock Tavern would be a great place to drop in and escape the tiresome, tie-dye-clad vendors of Camden's famous street market. Unfortunately that wouldn't do ...More
 
 
 
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Union Chapel London
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Union Chapel
London > Business > Venue Hire
The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 2.7 miles from Highgate Literary Scientific Institution
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Kings Place London
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Kings Place
London > Business > Venue Hire
90 York Way, King's Cross, London N1 | 2.7 miles from Highgate Literary Scientific Institution
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Roundhouse London
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Roundhouse
London > Business > Venue Hire
Chalk Farm Road, NW1 | 37 minutes from Highgate Literary Scientific Institution
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Murderer
Theatre | Until 20th April 2014 

Upstairs At The Gatehouse 3 minutes walk from Highgate Literary Scientific Institution

Tim Frost directs this mind-boggling tale of murder and revenge....More

Gerry's Joint
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 19th April 2014 

The Boogaloo 9 minutes walk from Highgate Literary Scientific Institution

Resident DJs spin retro rock'n'roll classics....More

Gardening Group: Workshop
Exhibitions | Until 17th May 2014 

Highgate Library 11 minutes walk from Highgate Literary Scientific Institution

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Saturday Shake Up
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 31st May 2014 

The Hideaway 15 minutes walk from Highgate Literary Scientific Institution

Hip hop, rock, pop and funk courtesy of Decadence DJs, Jonny Silcock, Sunshineman, Michael Dodds and Liam Devall....More

Easter Adventures
Kids Events | Until 19th April 2014 

Kenwood House 16 minutes walk from Highgate Literary Scientific Institution

Events and activities....More

Comedy Cabaret
Comedy | On 19th April 2014 

Downstairs at the King's Head 22 minutes walk from Highgate Literary Scientific Institution

Gags and banter from Kelly Kingham and MC Dominic Frisby....More

Ryan Gander: The Artists Have The Keys
Exhibitions | Until 2nd November 2014 

2 Willow Road 25 minutes walk from Highgate Literary Scientific Institution

Conceptual works inspired by the furniture and fittings designed for 2 Willow Road by the Hungarian architect Erno Goldfinger, exploring ...More

Keats's Letters, Keats's Life: My Dear Sir
Exhibitions | Until 27th April 2014 

Keats House 1.35 miles from Highgate Literary Scientific Institution

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Exquisite Corpse
Exhibitions | Until 31st May 2014 

Islington Arts Factory 1.54 miles from Highgate Literary Scientific Institution

Collaborative works by students from Wimbledon College of Art, including Gayathri Anand, Anna Dakin, Paige Davies, Sula Hancock, Charlotte Munro, ...More

Chinese Classical Dance: Workshop
Sporting Events | Until 31st May 2014 

Islington Arts Factory 1.54 miles from Highgate Literary Scientific Institution

With Yu-Ching....More

 
 
 
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