Exploring our history

Find out about key moments in the College's history as well as details of how we celebrated our 180th anniversary in 2021.

You can also read more about the history of the College from the regular newsletters published by our History of Psychiatry Special Interest Group.

Celebrating our history

RCPsych Insight 180th booklet cover

Celebrating our history

This booklet charts the College’s journey from the very first meeting of RCPsych’s earliest predecessor body, at Nottingham Asylum in 1841, right up to the present day.

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