The Historical Association is incorporated by Royal Charter

Registered charity number 1120261

Branch Membership Fees

Individual membership: £10

Concessionary membership: £5

(Concessionary = part-time workers; retired; unwaged)

Family (household) membership: £15

Student membership: £5

Membership is renewable at the AGM in March

Full national membership

of the Historical Association grants automatic membership of the Swansea branch, provided the member lives within the branch’s catchment area.

To register for full membership, visit:


Welcome to HA Swansea

A note for committee members:

The next Branch Committee meeting

will be held at 10.30am on

Saturday 5 August 2017

at the National Waterfront Museum

Website last updated 14 July 2017

The NEXT TALK . . .

Saturday 19 August 2017


Travelling in an Ancient Land: Reclaiming Pausanias’s Greece

A public talk by

Dr Maria Pretzler

The National Waterfront Museum, Swansea




Branch News

Notice for Branch Members

This year’s Branch Fellowship will be awarded to Dr David Painting.

The members-only award evening will begin at 7.00pm on Thursday 20 July 2017 at Sketty Hall.

After the award, Dr Tom Allbeson will deliver a talk on ‘Venice and Photography’, which will be followed by a buffet.

Branch Trip

The Branch will run a trip to the city of Bath to mark the 200th anniversary of the death of Jane Austen and to coincide with the Jane Austen Festival.

The trip will take place on Sunday 10 September 2017, leaving Swansea at 8.30am prompt.

The cost is £14 for branch members, and £16 for non-members. This is for the bus only, but trippers can take advantage of the many events that will be taking place in the Festival activities.

Please see the < And finally … > page for further details.

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