Please note the Institution will Close following lunch service on Christmas Eve, and will reopen on Tuesday 5th January at 9am. Merry Christmas and best wishes for the new year.
Dear Proprietor, Please be aware the building will be closed on Friday 31st July due to a wedding taking place at the Institution. Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause. The Athenaeum
The Institution will close for Christmas on Wednesday December 24th at 4pm and reopen on Monday 5th January at 9am.
THE ATHENAEUM ‘WRITER-IN-RESIDENCE’ AWARD Guidelines The Athenaeum was founded in 1797 to provide a meeting place where ideas and information can be exchanged in pleasant surroundings. The heart of the Athenaeum is its famous library, one of the greatest proprietary libraries in the United Kingdom. In partnership with Liverpool City Council, Liverpool Echo & Radio … Read more
On Thursday evening our own Proprietor, Piano Maestro Wallace Fields tickles the Ivory’s at a special Cheese and Wine evening. If you wish to attend please book at reception at your earliest convenience. Full details can be found at the following address; https://theathenaeum.org.uk.gridhosted.co.uk/event/cheese-wine-music-evening-with-wallace-fields/
Commemorating 100 years on from the outbreak of WWI, The Alexandrian’s of Merseyside and Proprietors of the Athenaeum meet to attend a lunch marking the sombre occasion. Lest we forget.
From now until our Annual Closedown (commencing monday 18th August until 1st September) every Wednesday, Thursday and Friday,the Summer Buffet will be available in the Dining room. The cost of the buffet is £12.00 per person, service times remain the same beginning at 12:30pm.
The Institution will close on Thursday 17th April at 9pm and will reopen on Tuesday 22nd April at 9am. Happy Easter The Athenaeum
Here & there in the Library New Series Vol 4. 2nd Quarter As one enters the library a set of shelves house to the right of the door contains a number of boxes of drawings by James Brierley. If you look in them you will find a more than ninety pen and ink drawings, … Read more
The Hardmans of Rodney Street With Simon Osborne Thursday 6th March 7:00-7:30pm £25.00 per person E. Chambré Hardman was born in 1898 in Dublin, Ireland. He took his first photographs aged nine and went on to win many photographic competitions in his youth. From the age of eighteen, he spent four years as a regular … Read more