The Sevenoaks Historical Society


Looking north-west from Sevenoaks School. Roofline of the Old Post Office, St Nicholas church tower and the Chantry.

Welcome to the Sevenoaks Historical Society

All meetings are postponed until further notice.

Arrangements are in progress for a virtual AGM and further details will be emailed to members shortly.


The Sevenoaks Historical Society was formed in 1996 from the History Section of The Sevenoaks Society.  It is an independent body registered as a separate charity.  It is affiliated with the Kent History Federation and is a member of the Kent Archaeological Society.
Sevenoaks: an Historical Dictionary    

This full-colour, lavishly illustrated book was produced with the support of The Sevenoaks Society.  Its 232 pages contain a wealth of information from over 100 contributors covering people, places, organisations and themes.

The book sold out within a year of publication and is now available online to everybody.

Available as a free pdf download Click here to download the book

If you do not have Adobe pdf reader installed click here for the free reader download.