Home About Us Programme of Events Conferences Publications Archive Links Join Us Contact


The Docklands History  Group organises annual conferences which take place on a Saturday in the spring each year.  These are held in the Weston Theatre of the Museum of London.  The box below shows the next conference and you can also view the programmes of future conferences and those that have already taken place.

The Group organises an annual seminar for new researchers. If you are a post-graduate student or a post-graduate researcher carrying out research on a topic relating to the history of the Port of London and the River Thames and would be interested in contributing a paper at a future New Researchers conference, please Click  Here to send an email to Admin@docklandshistorygroup.org.uk.   Please include details of your research and when you might be able to have a paper ready for presentation.  


This conference will look at all aspects of the Medieval Port of London.  It will look at the city and trade, merchants and overseas trade, ships and boats used in the port, how the river was managed, the medieval waterfront, archaeological finds relating to the port and more.  

Please Click Here to download a copy of the programme.

Please Click Here to download a copy of the booking form.

Please Click Here to make an electronic booking for the conference.

The Docklands History Group is pleased to offer a limited number of tickets for students under the age of 30 and registered on a full-time degree course.  Please Click Here to take you to the site page which gives details of how to apply for these.

The conference will take place in the Weston Theatre of the Museum of London.  Please Click Here for directions to the Museum.


                                                                                                                                                         Please Click Here to view Future Conferences.

                                                                                                                                                         Please Click Here to view Previous Conferences

If you would like to receive information on future conferences and other events organised by the Docklands History Group, please click here to take you to an email-form for you send to us to request that you be added to our mailing list.  We will not share your contact details with any other organisation and will delete them should you request us to do so.  Should you wish to unsubscribe, you can do this by using the button at the bottom of every email we send you or else by emailing us at admin@docklandshistorygroup.org.uk.