Gresham College, founded by Sir Thomas Gresham in 1597, is an independently funded educational institution based in Barnard's Inn, Holborn, in the centre of London.
Gresham College has provided free public talks within the City of London for over 400 years.
Its free public lectures (over 100 every year) are delivered by its eight professors. The college does not award degrees or teach courses.
Lecture times: Most lectures start at 6pm.
Lecture topics: History, Money, Sex, Architecture, Religion, Science
Location: Barnard's Inn Hall, Holborn, London EC1N 2HH
Alternative Locations: The Museum of London and The Mercers' Company, Mercers' Hall, Ironmonger Lane, London EC2V 8HE
Entry cost: £0