What's On

Find out what's on at the SPAB. The SPAB offers a wide range of events, courses, lectures and seminars. Whether you're a building professional looking to widen or develop your practical skills, a SPAB member looking to take part in a Regional Group trip, or an old-building enthusiast searching for a SPAB open house event, a leisure learning opportunity or sociable evening talk, you'll find something for you in our 'What's On' listings.

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To celebrate Grinling Gibbons' Tercentenary, please join the London SPAB Group IN REAL LIFE for a walk round the City of London looking at sites associated with the sculptor and his times.

02/08/2021 - 02/08/2021
General Interest, Leisure Learning, Members only
Blackfriars Station, Queen Victoria Street, LONDON, EC4V 4DY

£8.00 per person


Join an online round-table discussion with design collective Assemble and the SPAB, exploring the evolution of 25 Princelet Street, Spitalfields: the House of Annetta.

05/08/2021 - 05/08/2021
Introductory, General Interest, Members only
Virtual event: held online

Free - SPAB members only


Unique chance to tour Inverness Castle with LDN Architects prior to their major new intervention to this historic site.
Presented by SPAB Scotland.

08/09/2021 - 08/09/2021
General Interest

Tour price £15

Start 1400
Finish 1630 latest


Two days on the Island of Mull, with tours of Duart Castle and lime burning as well as a chance for some hands-on work.
Presented by SPAB Scotland.

18/09/2021 - 19/09/2021
General Interest, Leisure Learning
Duart Castle, Lochdon, ISLE OF MULL, PA64 6AP

Day 1 (Sat 18th Sept) - £20
Day 2 (Sun 19th Sept) - £30

Exact start times to be confirmed, approx 11-3 Saturday, and 10-4 Sunday


Harbour walls are notoriously difficult to repair and maintain. Join us to find out more about this delightful hidden east coast harbour.
Presented by SPAB Scotland

08/10/2021 - 08/10/2021
General Interest, CPD
Cove Pier, Cove, COCKBURNSPATH, TD13 5XD

£15 per ticket
Meet at 10am at the public car park, for the 10 minute walk down to the shore.  Please note, low tide is 10.20am and we aim to be on the beach by this time where we will set the scene.
Finish by 12 noon.