Events & Tours

Ensure your conference experience is especially memorable by attending the Welcome Reception, Conference Dinner and Cultural Events.

Tickets for the Conference Dinner and Cultural Events can be bought on the online store during the registration process. Please visit the Registration page for more details.



Cultural Event: Jack the Ripper Walking Tour

Jack the Ripper Walking Tour Cultural Event

Delegates attending our London conferences are offered a unique opportunity to delve into the mysterious world of Victorian London with a pre-conference Jack the Ripper Walking Tour. This immersive experience transports participants back in time to the late 19th century, tracing the footsteps of the world's most infamous serial killer. The tour provides a chilling yet fascinating exploration of the historic crime scenes, offering insights into the social context, the investigation, and the enduring mystery of Jack the Ripper's identity. Set against the backdrop of London's East End, this tour not only highlights the intrigue of the Ripper's tale but also London's rich history and cultural evolution.

Important Information
Time & Date: Wednesday, July 10, 2024, 17:30-20:30
Registration Deadline: Wednesday, June 26, 2024
Availability: 25 persons
Ticket Price: FREE
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About the Jack the Ripper Walking Tour

Jack the Ripper Walking Tour Cultural Event

The Jack the Ripper Walking Tour is an expertly guided journey through the dark alleys and historic streets where Jack the Ripper once prowled. As night falls over London, delegates will explore the very locations of the Ripper’s gruesome murders, each stopping to shed light on the theories and facts surrounding the case. The tour not only revisits the chilling events of 1888 but also offers a glimpse into the lives of the Ripper’s victims and the Victorian society in which they lived.

Beyond the tales of horror, the tour is a testament to London’s resilience and its transformation from the gaslit shadows of Whitechapel to the vibrant metropolis it is today. Participants will gain an understanding of how these infamous murders have left a lasting impact on public consciousness and crime investigation.


Location

London EC3N 4DJ, United Kingdom


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Jack the Ripper Walking Tour Cultural Event

This exclusive event for conference attendees is an opportunity to engage with London’s darker history, connect with fellow delegates, and create unforgettable experiences. With only 20 spots available, early registration is encouraged to secure your place on this journey into the heart of London’s most enduring mystery. Enrich your conference visit with an adventure that bridges past and present in the streets of London.



Welcome Reception – FREE

Welcome Reception at the Toshi Center

SOAS, University of London

Join fellow delegates for a drink or two at the ECAH Welcome Reception. This event provides a great opportunity for delegates to network and get to know each other. All registered presenters and audience members are welcome to attend. Admission is included in the conference registration fee. The event will be held at SOAS, University of London (Ground floor).

Important Information
Time & Date: Thursday, June 11, 2024, 16:30-17:30
Location: SOAS, University of London (Ground floor)
Ticket Price: No admission fee
**Please note that the Welcome Reception is only available for registered conference delegates and audience members**
Welcome Reception at the Toshi Center
Welcome Reception at the Toshi Center
Welcome Reception at the Toshi Center

Conference Dinner: The Savile Club

Conference Dinner at the Savile Club

The ECAH Conference Dinner will be held at the prestigious Savile Club in London on Friday, July 12, 2024. The event is open to all conference delegates and will feature a three-course meal prepared by the Club's Michelin-starred Chef, Michael James. Attendees can choose from meat, fish, or vegan main course options.

Important Information
Time & Date: Friday, July 12, 2024, 19:00-21:00
Registration Deadline: Friday, May 24, 2024
Availability: 100 persons
Ticket Price: £95
**Please note that the Conference Dinner is only available for registered conference delegates**
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Conference Dinner at the Savile Club
Conference Dinner at the Savile Club
Conference Dinner at the Savile Club
Conference Dinner at the Savile Club
Conference Dinner at the Savile Club
Conference Dinner at the Savile Club

About the Savile Club

The Savile Club was founded in 1868 by a group of distinguished writers and artists, and has since become a hub for creativity and intellectual discourse. The Club’s home is a fine 18th Century house in the heart of Mayfair, which exudes an air of elegant exclusivity.

Since its establishment in 1868, the Savile Club has been a creative haven where great minds like Robert Louis Stevenson, HG Wells, Rudyard Kipling, and Edward Elgar have come together to share their passion for intellect and creativity. Today, the Club remains a hub for talented individuals from diverse fields, all gathering to exchange ideas, engage in stimulating discussions, and build lasting connections.

Conference Dinner - Savile Club in London

Conference Dinner - Savile Club in London


Location

Address: 69 Brook Street, Mayfair, London W1K 4ER

Conference Dinner - Savile Club in London

Conference Dinner - Savile Club in London

Conference Dinner - Savile Club in London


Menu Options

The Savile Club is renowned for its exceptional culinary experiences, featuring Michelin-starred Chef, Michael James, who delivers exquisite dishes using only the finest and freshest ingredients. For the conference dinner, attendees can expect a sumptuous three-course meal (adjustments can be made for those with dietary restrictions).

Starter
Pan roasted English Asparagus with wild garlic, white bean, spring onion and hazelnut pesto

Main
Petite Filet of Beef, baby courgettes, rosemary roasted hasselback potatoes and old Winchester cheese

Dessert
Semolina Orange Blossom Halva Cake with dried fruits and coconut, agave syrup and honeycomb ice-cream(vegan & GF)


Dress Code

Dress code for Conference Dinner - Savile Club in London

The dress code for the Savile Club is formal, with members and guests required to wear a collared shirt and jacket at all times. While a tie is not required, it is recommended, particularly while dining. Jeans and trainers are not permitted.


Tickets

Tickets for the Conference Dinner are priced at 95 GBP, and availability is limited to just 100 attendees. The ticket price includes attendance to the Savile Club and all food and beverages (both soft drinks and alcoholic beverages).


Terms & Conditions

See our conference Terms and Conditions.

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