A community of shared learning
A community of shared learning
A community of shared learning
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Beacon Hill Seminars is a membership organization of people who have a vigorous interest in continuing their intellectual growth. It promotes the active engagement of members in the learning process and encourages a sense of community among them. Members have the opportunity to take a broad array of courses, conducted in seminar, lecture and other formats.



Beacon Hill Seminars welcomes active participants of any age from anywhere. While most members live in Boston and Cambridge, many others commute from towns north, west and south of the city. All group leaders donate their time.

You must be a member of BHS to take classes in a given academic year. Click the arrow below to learn more.

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Historic Venues

Classes are held in historic venues throughout Beacon Hill including Prescott House, King's Chapel Parish House, The Engineering Center and Hampshire House. Click the arrow below to learn more.


Annual Registration

Thank you for your interest in Beacon Hill Seminars.  The deadline for Fall 2019 course registration was Wednesday, September 11 at 5 PM. Please contact us to find out if there is space available in any of the courses you'd like to take.
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Membership in BHS Means...

 Access to 50+ great courses and pop-up programs each year

 Invitations to fall and spring semester kickoffs and other events

 Joining a vibrant, connected community

What Our Members Say About Us

Beacon Hill, Back Bay, and Beyond!

Beacon Hill Seminars enjoys a community of members and groups leaders who live throughout the greater Boston area.