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Bloomsbury Summer School

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Fascinated by ancient civilisations?

We offer anyone with any level of knowledge, inspiring short courses on ancient Egypt and other areas of the ancient world.


Accommodation is available during the summer in reasonably priced university halls of residence close to BSS (but note that many university halls will not start taking summer bookings until February or March 2024).


University of London Halls of Residence include:

Prices start at £46 per night for a single room and £88 for a double room (including breakfast). Self-catering apartments are also available from £105 per night.

For further information and to book, visit:

Or contact:
Tel:  +44 (0)20 7862 8881


For a room in a UCL Hall of Residence, visit:

Or contact:
Tel:  +44 (0)20 7529 8975 or +44 (0)20 7387 4537


There are also plenty of hotels close to BSS. Please get email Kathryn ( if you need further advice on accommodation.