Archives Centre Closure

Please note that the Archives Centre will be closed from Monday 23 December to Friday 7 February 2020 inclusive.

Churchill Archives Centre

The Churchill Archives Centre organises and contributes to a wide range of public events and exhibitions.

Current exhibitions Past events

Events & Exhibitions

The Churchill Archives Centre organises and contributes to a wide range of public events and exhibitions.

Current exhibitions Past events

Upcoming events

Past events

The views expressed are the views of the speakers and contributors alone, and are not endorsed or otherwise by Churchill College in any way whatsoever.

Lise Meitner - Celebrating a scientist who never lost her humanity

One-day symposium in January 2019 celebrating the pioneering female scientist who  helped to discover nuclear fission. 

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The 2018 Roskill Lecture

Professor Margaret MacMillan's lecture, 'Reflecting on the Great War Today'.

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What is War today?

This two-day symposium in November 2016 brought together speakers from the worlds of academia, the military, politics and international diplomacy to debate the nature of war today.

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Churchill and Nuclear Weapons: From the A-Bomb to the H-Bomb

What was Churchill’s role in developing nuclear weapons and authorising the use of the atomic bomb? Graham Farmelo, Kevin Ruane & Helen Anne Curry 

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The 2016 Roskill Lecture

The Rt Hon Sir Roderic Lyne. spoke on 'Overcoming Enmity: The Evolution of British-Irish Relations in the 1990s.'

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Group visits

Get in touch if you are interested are interested in organising a group visit and tour.

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Group visits

Get in touch if you are interested are interested in organising a group visit and tour.

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Current exhibition loans

Loan to 'Very British - a German Point of View'

The Thatcher handbag is on its travels and can be seen at the Haus der Geschichte museum in Bonn until 8 March 2020.

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Loan to "The Rising Tide: Women at Cambridge"

2 letters on the admittance of women to Churchill College are in the University Library's new exhibition.  Churchill saw 'no reason why women should not participate'; others did!

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Exhibition loans

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Exhibition loans

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CHURCHILL – FOUNDER & FOUNDATION EXHIBITION

An exhibition exploring the story of our remarkable founder and his unique foundation. Foyer of the Wolfson Hall, Churchill College. Open to the public Monday to Sunday, 9am–7pm

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CHURCHILL – FOUNDER & FOUNDATION EXHIBITION

An exhibition exploring the story of our remarkable founder and his unique foundation. Foyer of the Wolfson Hall, Churchill College. Open to the public Monday to Sunday, 9am–7pm

Details & opening hours