Date: 15 July 2022
Time: 2-8:30pm
Location: Institute of Historical Research & Senate House

Join us on the afternoon of Friday 15 July for the culmination of the IHR’s year-long Centenary celebrations: a festival of history in all its forms, bringing together stalls from organisations across the UK, mini-events and workshops, networking and social spaces, and an evening panel discussion on ‘The Future of History’. 

Come along and meet historians, discover resources and projects, and join the conversation about the next hundred years of history – and beyond. 

Keep in touch via on Twitter @IHR_History #OurCentury. 

Festival Programme at the IHR

IHR Library Tours

Library tours at 2pm, 3pm and 4pm

Memories of the IHR

Details TBC

Talking History

Join us in the IHR Wolfson Conference Suite 3:30-4:30pm for 3 presentations with:

  • Daniel Snowman
  • David Manning & David Bates- The History of the Seminars at the IHR
  • Amara Thornton


Details TBC

Festival Programme in Senate House

Future History Manifesto: Zine-Making Workshop

Location: Beveridge Hall

What’s your vision for the future of history? What should history research and practice look like in 100 years’ time? What are your hopes for the field? Drop into this workshop at any time during the afternoon, to make your ideas into your very own zine.

Future History Beetle Drive: 15 July 2122

Location: Beveridge Hall

What happened on 15 July 2122 – one century in the future from today? Drop by the Future History Beetle Drive and use our clever game grid to write your own mini history of the future…

Senate House as an Historical film venue

Tours at 2:30pm, 3:30pm and 4:30pm

Scavenger Hunt

Details TBC

History Festival

Location: Beveridge Hall
Time: 2:00 - 5:30pm

Details TBC

The Future of History

Location: Beveridge Hall
Time: 6:00-7:30pm

The Future of History evening lecture followed by a reception. 

Booking is required for this event.