Churchill Archives Centre

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

Exhibition loans Past events

Events & Exhibitions

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

Exhibition loans 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.

In Conversation: Michael Young and Phyllis Willmott

In this talk, Archivist Sophie Bridges explores the lives of both these eminent social researchers and the value of their oral history recordings today.

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Paths of Fire by Andrew Nahum

A Q&A session from 30th June 2021 with Andrew Nahum on his new book Paths of Fire: the Gun and the World it Made, (Reaktion Books, 2021).

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Ways of Working: The Archive of Professor Sir Robert Edwards (IVF pioneer)

On Monday 29th March 2021 the Archives Centre hosted an online symposium on the archive of Professor Sir Robert Edwards, IVF pioneer.

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‘Hitler’s Cosmopolitan Bastard: Count Richard Coudenhove-Kalergi and his vision of Europe’

As part of the Churchill History Lecture Series, this online event features Martyn Bond and Claudia Hamill talking with Allen Packwood about Martin's new biography of Count Richard Coudenhove-Kalergi.

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Introducing Lord Boateng, Chair of the Sir Winston Churchill Archive Trust

In this interview Lord Boateng talks about his aspirations for the Churchill Papers, which are accessible at the Churchill Archives Centre and have been digitised by Bloomsbury.

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Churchill, Empire and Race: Opening the Conversation

An online discussion in October 2020 between Professor Priya Gopal of Churchill College and Professor Richard Toye of the University of Exeter.

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A Veritable Volcano: The Life and Legacy of Admiral Lord Jacky Fisher

A commemoration of the life and legacy of Admiral Lord ‘Jacky’ Fisher (1841-1920) on the centenary of his death.

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The 2020 Roskill Lecture

Professor David Reynolds FBA in full flow on "Yalta at 75: the summit and its legacies".

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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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Group visits

The Archives Centre is currently limiting the number of tours and group visits it can offer. We will prioritise educational groups. For more information email Dr Amanda Jones.

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Group visits

The Archives Centre is currently limiting the number of tours and group visits it can offer. We will prioritise educational groups. For more information email Dr Amanda Jones.

Contact us

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