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History Taster Days

Find out more about our upcoming Taster Days with the History department

Get to know more about what studying History at Royal Holloway, University of London is really like by joining us on an upcoming Taster Day. These events will compliment many topics students cover at A Level, but will also give a flavour of studying at university. 

Tudor England and Modern Russia
Wednesday 18 March 2020

Choosing from Russian or Tudor history, on this Taster Day you will be able to experience a typical university day, including taking part in a taster seminar, lecture, and exploring Royal Holloway on a campus tour.

Violence, War and Terrorism
Wednesday 10 June 2020

Learn how violence, war and terrorism have shaped societies throughout history. This Taster Day will feature a taster lecture, seminars from leading historians, and a chance to explore campus on a guided tour led by current students.


Book your place using the above links. 

For more information, or if booking multiple tickets (e.g. for a school group) please email


Past events

Power and resistance: race and imperialism in the modern world
Wednesday 11 December 2019

Find out how race and imperialism have shaped the modern world. The day will include a taster lecture and seminar, a campus tour and a session on studying History at University.

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