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Dates & Venue

Monday 4th - Tuesday 5th September, 2017


Monday 4th September


09:00 – 18:00

    Evening reception  18:00 – 20:00

Tuesday 5th September   

09:00 – 17:00

First class surroundings

The venue

The Royal Institution is an independent charity dedicated to connecting people with the world of science.  It was founded in March 1799 with the aim of introducing new technologies and teaching science to the general public.  It is in the heart of historic Mayfair, and enjoys excellent transport links.

By tube
The closest tube station to the Royal Institution is Green Park on the Jubilee, Victoria and Piccadilly lines. The Royal Institution is a five minute walk from the station. Also within a ten minute walking distance is Piccadilly Circus tube station, on the Piccadilly and Bakerloo lines, or Oxford Circus tube station on the Victoria, Central and Bakerloo lines.

By bus
There are numerous bus stops along Piccadilly which runs along the entrance to Albemarle Street.
Bus numbers: 9, 14, 19, 22 and 38

By bicycle
There is parking for bicycles located around the corner from the Ri, on Bond Street.

By car
Travelling to the Ri by car is inadvisable as there is only limited and expensive parking available nearby. Please note that the Ri is located within the Congestion Charging zone.

See location on Google Maps