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Founded in 1830, the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) is dedicated to the development and promotion of geographical knowledge, together with its application to the challenges facing society and the environment.



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A Level reforms: new content for AS and A Level geography announced.

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Spring programme: our full programme for January to March is now online.  

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Promoting and supporting the teaching and learning of geography in schools.

Providing training, resources and grants for field research, expeditions and teaching.

Promoting and supporting geographical research, nationally and internationally.


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Using our Collections

Public engagement

Advocating for geography and its expert applications to policy making.

Providing access to our world-class geographical Collections for all.

Raising wider awareness of geography and its relevance to our changing world and lives.

Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) 1 Kensington Gore, London, SW7 2AR

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The Society is a Registered Charity, 208791.

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Monday Night Lectures

12 January 2015:
The crossing of Antarctica - Dr Huw Lewis-Jones

19 January 2015
New technologies, old traditions - Mark Allan and Peter Geoghegan

26 January 2015
The cities that made an empire - Tristram Hunt

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Support for geographers

Study geography


Chartered Geographer

Regional events

6 January 2015:
Extreme adventures and discoveries from the submerged world (Tiverton)

12 January 2015
Encircle Africa (Norwich)

13 January 2015:
Borneo: vanishing world (Grange-over-Sands)

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Please note
The Members' Room, Tea Room and Foyle Reading Room will be closed for the festive period on 24 December reopen on 5 January