The Society makes grants both to individuals and to organisations in support of cultural and scientific activities which increase innovation, outreach and diversity in Leeds and its immediate area. It also supports local museums and galleries and publications relating to the city.

About the Society

The Leeds Philosophical and Literary Society, founded in 1819, is a charity that promotes interest in science, literature and the arts – in the city of Leeds and beyond. We have meetings, lectures, entertainments, publications and visits.


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Full membership

Price: £25.00 / year each

Subtotal: £25.00 / year

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Total: £25.00

This is an annual subscription. Your next payment will be taken automatically unless cancelled.
Recurring amount: £25.00 / year
First renewal: 21 April 2025