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We are the only charity dedicated to championing Victorian and Edwardian buildings in England and Wales. We fight to ensure that our precious Victorian and Edwardian architecture is protected from demolition or careless alteration for future generations to enjoy.

Covid 19 means we have no income from physical events, putting a hole in our finances. We need new members now, more than ever, to continue our vital work. Click here to join us with a special £10 off membership when you pay by direct debit.

Listing success for Victorian Society’s Leicester Group

22/10/2020

The Leicester Group of the Victorian Society have succeeded in having the Former Hydraulic Power Station in Leicester Grade II-listed.


Arts and Crafts Churches

20/10/2020

Join our online lecture for just £5! Tuesday, Oct 27, 2020 7:00 PM or watch after the event. Find out more and book!

Notice of AGM

07/10/2020

Our online Victorian Society AGM will take place on Crowdcast at 2pm on 24th October 2020. Read more!

Victorian Society's Top 10 Most Endangered Buildings list 2020

30/09/2020

Our Top 10 Endangered Buildings list highlights at-risk heritage all over the country in the hope of finding new solutions. Please support our fight to protect our precious historic buildings - we're currently offering £10 off our annual membership for the first year if you pay by direct debit. Click here to read more!

The New Vauxhall, Southwark and Lambeth Bridges

Join our online lecture for just £5! Tuesday, Oct 20, 2020 7:00 PM or watch after the event. Find out more and book!


Ernest Gimson: Arts & Crafts Designer and Architect

Join our online lecture for just £5! Tuesday, Oct 13, 2020 7:00 PM or watch after the event. Find out more and book!

Not all Lutyens: another look at Victorian and Edwardian Surrey

Join our online lecture for just £5! Wednesday, Oct 7, 2020 7:00 PM or watch after the event. Find out more and book.

Victorian Architects: John Francis Bentley

Buy John Francis Bentley by Peter Howell from our Victorian Architects book series for £25.00

Support the Victorian Society - buy our furniture

The Victorian Society is raising money for its work by selling pieces by Voysey and Walter Crane in a specialist auction on 6th October 2020. Scroll down below the picture for more details.

Joe O'Donnell appointed new Director of the Victorian Society

The Victorian Society is very pleased to announce Joe O’Donnell as its new Director.

Win for the Victorian Society as Liverpool zip wire blocked after our legal challenge

03/09/2020

The Mayor of Liverpool has blocked plans to build an intrusive zip wire attraction in the heart of Liverpool’s historic civic buildings.

Victorian Society legal challenge to Liverpool Council's zip wire decision

19/08/2020

An application was filed on Friday to request leave for a judicial review into Liverpool City Council's decision to allow a zip wire in the heart of Liverpool's World Heritage Site.

Victorian Society slams Liverpool Council’s approval of zip wire

20/07/2020

The Victorian Society deplores the recent decision of Liverpool City Council to grant planning permission for a zip wire between St John’s Beacon and the Central Library building.

Victorian Society celebrates as plans are approved to finally restore Smithfield Market

24/06/2020

Plans to transform the historic market into the Museum of London have been officially approved.

Nominations for Top 10 Endangered Buildings 2020 now open!

11/06/2020

The Victorian Society has opened nominations for this years Top 10 Endangered Buildings campaign