Upcoming Events & Exhibitions

The Green Devil: Origins & Rituals of Absinthe in London with Devil’s Botany

A Spirited Lecture Resurrecting the Mysteries of Absinthe

Magical Universe of William S. Burroughs with Matthew Levi Stevens

Explore of the significance of Magic and the Occult in the Life & Work of the writer and counter-cultural icon, William S. Burroughs.

Wicked Wednesdays: English Absinthe Masterclass with Devil’s Botany

Join The Last Tuesday Society for a series of monthly spirit masterclasses

“Saint Who?!” with Giles Abbott – LIVE

The canon of Irish myth and legend has so much depth and richness so let’s share some of that magic as we explore powerful queens

Dark Fairy Tales From Around The World, with Viktor Wynd – LIVE

Please note this is NOT a ZOOM Lecture but an in person lecture, tickets include a complimentary glass of Devil's Botany Absinthe

Twin Peaks with Dr. Lindsay Hallam – LIVE

Come and join us for an evening that promises to be both wonderful and strange, as we take a deep dive into the world of Twin Peaks.

Devil’s Botany: Distillery Tour & Tasting at UKs First Absinthe Distillery

Visit the UK's first Absinthe distillery for a tour and tasting experience with co-Founder and head distiller Rhys Everett

How to build a ghost, with Anthony Ryan – LIVE

How do you build a ghost? In 1972, the Toronto Society for Psychical Research conducted a series of experiments to create a ghost. Tonight, find out how.

Punk London: Stories of Punk, Porn and Performance with Dorothy Max Prior

Dorothy Max Prior offers a glimpse into London's queer/punk counter-culture of the mid- to late-1970s.

Wicked Wednesdays: Mezcal Masterclass with Pensador

Join The Last Tuesday Society for a series of monthly spirit masterclasses

London Occulture of the 1980s with Matthew Levi Stevens – LIVE

An evening of memories and musings against a backdrop of the thriving London Occulture of the 1980s and early 90s.

The Hallouminati: Cheese Tasting with The Dark Knight Of Cholesterol

Gather for an indulgent evening of cheese in our Austin Osman Spare Room paired with Devil's Botany Absinthe Regalis

Scrying Workshop with Lucya Starza – LIVE

Please note this is NOT a ZOOM event but an in person workshop, tickets include a complimentary glass of Devil's Botany Absinthe.

Season of the Witch: The Book of Goth, with Cathi Unsworth – LIVE

Pushing at the taboos the Sex Pistols had unlocked and dancing with the fetishistic, all will become global stars of goth.

World Cocktail Day: A Spirited History of Occult Cocktails & Drinking Rituals

Alcohol meets alchemy in this fun & darkly fascinating exploration of occult drinking rituals throughout time

Haunted and Cursed Dolls of Greyfriars Kirkyard, with Louise Fenton – LIVE

Join Dr Louise Fenton as she introduces you to this collection. It has been acquired by City of the Dead Tours

Phil Baker on Artist and Visionary Austin Osman Spare: A Live, Illustrated Lecture – LIVE

Phil Baker’s groundbreaking biographical study offers wide-ranging insights into Spare’s art, mind and world

Guided Tours with Vadim Kosmos – Emeritus Director of the Museum

Tours with Vadim Kosmos - Emeritus Director of the Museum (with a glass of Absinthe) In Person Event - not by Zoom

Gothic Horror with Giles Abbott – LIVE

Dark and scary stories veined with the pulse of Romance and the Erotic combine in an evening of storytelling that will send shivers up your spine.

Viktor Wynd’s Guided Tour of His Museum with Devil’s Botany Absinthe

Join reclusive Viktor Wynd (with a complimentary glass of Devil's Botany Absinthe) for an intimate tour of his museum, see mermaids & fairies - in person - not by zoom!

Absinthe Hour

Devil's Botany Absinthe Specials Weekdays 15:00-18:00

Past Events & Exhibitions

Dark Fairy Tales From Around The World, with Viktor Wynd – LIVE

Please note this is NOT a ZOOM Lecture but an in person lecture, tickets include a complimentary glass of Devil's Botany Absinthe

Altar-making workshop with Poppy Mardall

Come join us for a fun and creative workshop with Poppy Mardall, where we'll learn to make beautiful altars in person!

BDSM: Bondage, Domination, Submission, and Masochism with Ariel Anderssen

An enlightening evening of bondage, domination, submission, and masochism with Ariel Anderssen, an award-winning BDSM model & the author of her debut memoir, ‘Playing to Lose'

Magical Botany: Love Magick Candle-Making Workshop & Cocktails with Devil’s Botany

Channel the hidden powers of nature with a love magick candle-making workshop hosted by Devil's Botany

Valentine’s Absinthe & Aphrodisiac Tasting with Devil’s Botany

Stimulate the Senses with a an Absinthe & Aphrodisiac Tasting Hosted by Devil's Botany

“Undying Love” with Giles Abbott – LIVE

Winter is ending, the Earth is quickening, gather round The Sarcophagus Table for stories of what makes Life worth living–Love!

Magick in Mixology: Love Bitters Workshop & Absinthe Tasting

Conjure Your Own Magically-Charged Cocktail Bitters in a guided Absinthe Tasting & Love Bitters Workshop with Devil's Botany

THE PARIS MORGUE : Dark Tourism, True Crime and Morbid Medicine with Catriona Byers

A journey exploring some of the wild, entertaining and tragic tales from the Paris Morgue

Cabarets of Death: Dance, Death and Dining Book Launch

Free with RSVP - A celebration to launch ‘Cabarets of Death’ the book, authored by Mel Gordon and edited by Joanna Ebenstein

Curepedia: Explore The Cure’s Legacy & Musical Mythology with Simon Price

Join music journalist Simon Price on a journey through the world of The Cure, as chronicled in his new book, ‘CUREPEDIA: An A-Z of THE CURE.

Cabinets of Death: Morbin Museum & Cocktelarium

An exhibition co-curated by Bompas & Parr & Joanna Ebenstein celebrating the spectacle of the ‘Death Cabarets’ and the rituals and motifs surrounding death

Not Fearing the Reaper: A Cabaret of Heavenly Hell with Eleanor Crook

Come on Baby: Not Fearing the Reaper with Eleanor Crook - An evening of mortal cocktails and a cabaret of Heavenly Hell

Viktor Wynd’s Guided Tour of His Museum with Devil’s Botany Absinthe

Join reclusive Viktor Wynd (with a complimentary glass of Devil's Botany Absinthe) for an intimate tour of his museum, see mermaids & fairies - in person - not by zoom!

The Astral Geographic: The Watkins Guide to the Occult World, with Andy Sharp – LIVE

Access the occult as you've never seen it before! A history of magic framed as a travel guide featuring 10 mystical tours through history and across the globe.

Wicked Wednesdays: English Brandy Masterclass with Burnt Faith

Join The Last Tuesday Society for a series of monthly spirit masterclasses

Welsh Fairy Tales from The Mabinogi, with Viktor Wynd – LIVE

Please note this is NOT a ZOOM Lecture but an in person lecture, tickets include a complimentary glass of Devil's Botany Absinthe

“Bah! Humbug!” with Giles Abbott – LIVE

The return of our evening of Festive Recalcitrance, ideal if you’re running low on Christmas spirit.

Wild Alchemy: Astro-Botanical Remedies with Jemma Foster

Jemma Foster will explore the wisdom of plants and planets through alchemical philosophy and practice, wildcrafting and remedy making.

The Valley of fear – Austin Osman Spare

Newly Aquired drawings from the legendary 1924 sketchbook

Poppet Workshop with Lucya Starza – LIVE

The Last Tuesday Society is delighted to invite Lucya Starza to host an in-person poppet making workshop at our most curious venue.

Wicked Wednesdays: Tequila Masterclass with Cazcabel

Join The Last Tuesday Society for a series of monthly spirit masterclasses

The Burning Times: Witches and Persecution in London – LIVE

Explore London's witch-ridden, pagan past with Maria Beadell, founder of Herstorical Tours, and Devil's Botany Absinthe.

Winter Folk Customs, with Ben Edge – LIVE

Join Ben Edge for this talk as he takes you into the heart of British Folklore and shares his own journey as an artist and gives insights into his creative practice and process.

Magick Cocktail Bitters Making Workshop with Devil’s Botany Absinthe

Conjure Love with Your Own Magically-Charged Cocktail Bitters Workshop and Absinthe Tasting with Devil's Botany

Séance: Conversations in the Dark – LIVE

Join Christopher Howell at The Last Tuesday Society as he weaves a persuasively deceitful web in Séance: Conversations in the Dark

Spirits of the Otherworld: A History of the Occult + Drinking Rituals

Alcohol meets alchemy in this fun and darkly fascinating exploration of occult drinking rituals throughout

Welsh Fairy Tales from The Mabinogi, with Viktor Wynd – LIVE

Please note this is NOT a ZOOM Lecture but an in person lecture, tickets include a complimentary glass of Devil's Botany Absinthe

Ben Edge’s British Folk Paintings

Documenting British Folklore in Paint, Photography and sculpture

David Bowie: Magic & the Cabbalah, with Anthony Ryan – LIVE

This talk will explore the impact of the Occult on David Bowie's art, moving between conjecture and overt displays of his interest, in the liminal, ambiguous zone that his androgyn

Guided Tours with Vadim Kosmos – Emeritus Director of the Museum

Tours with Vadim Kosmos - Emeritus Director of the Museum (with a glass of Absinthe) In Person Event - not by Zoom

Wicked Wednesdays: English Whisky Masterclasses with East London Liquor Co

Join The Last Tuesday Society for a series of monthly spirit masterclasses

Dark Fairy Tales From Around The World, with Viktor Wynd – LIVE

Please note this is NOT a ZOOM Lecture but an in person lecture, tickets include a complimentary glass of Devil's Botany Absinthe

The Ultimate Femme Fatale: The Extraordinary Life of Marchesa Casati, with Celine Hispiche – LIVE

Please note this is NOT a ZOOM Lecture but an in person lecture, tickets include a complimentary glass of Devil's Botany Absinthe

Pressed Flower Workshop & Wildflower Spritz with Devil’s Botany

Create your own pressed flower print while sipping on a Devil's Botany London Absinthe Spritz at The Last Tuesday Society!

Tattoo: An Art History with Dr Matt Lodder – LIVE

Dr Matt Lodder reveals how tattooing has always been a permanent fixture of the visual culture of Britain.

City of the Beast: The London of Aleister Crowley, with Phil Baker – LIVE

Please note this is NOT a ZOOM Lecture but an in person lecture, tickets include a complimentary glass of Devil's Botany Absinthe

SHAPESHIFTERS: A group exhibition featuring the work of London tattoo artists

Exhibition - Opening party held on 12th July 2023 19:00-21:00

Vodun in Benin: Altars, Shrines and Ceremonies, with Dr Louise Fenton – Live

This is a fully illustrated lecture and Louise will use her own photographic archive to show key locations and Vodun ceremonies.

Magical Botany: Candle Workshop with Devil’s Botany

Celebrate the hidden powers of nature with a candle making workshop and Devil's Botany cocktails

Tarot & Devil’s Botany Absinthe

Devil's Botany invites you to Raise the Spirits

Austin Osman Spare – The Book of Pleasure

Book launch & Exhibition Closing, with Devil's Botany Chocolate Absinthe

Norwegian Fairy Tales by Viktor Wynd – LIVE

Please note this is NOT a ZOOM Lecture but an in person lecture, tickets include a complimentary glass of Devil's Botany Absinthe

Austin Osman Spare and the Funambulatory Way with Michael Staley – LIVE

Please note this is NOT a ZOOM Lecture but an in person lecture, tickets include a complimentary glass of Devil's Botany Absinthe

Palm Reading with Devil’s Botany Absinthe

Devil's Botany invites you to Raise the Spirits this autumn with their Absinthe Regalis

Horror Movie Mondays with Devil’s Botany & Violent World Magazine

A Series of Horror Film Screenings hosted with Violent World (Los Angeles) & Devil's Botany Absinthe (London)

The Surreal Life of Leonora Carrington, with Joanna Moorhead – LIVE

Please note this is NOT a ZOOM Lecture but an in person lecture, tickets include a complimentary glass of Devil's Botany Absinthe

Psychonauts: Drugs and the Making of the Modern Mind, with Mike Jay – LIVE

Please note this is NOT a ZOOM Lecture but an in person lecture, tickets include a complimentary glass of Devil's Botany Absinthe

“As dreams are made on…” Austin Osman Spare and his Muses, with Stephen Pochin – LIVE

A lavish slide-talk investigating the varieties of visual inspiration behind Spare’s portrayal of women, and the female nude.

Fairy Tales from Papua New Guinea, with Viktor Wynd – LIVE

Please note this is NOT a ZOOM Lecture but an in person lecture, tickets include a complimentary glass of Devil's Botany Absinthe

The Tarot Deck of Austin Osman Spare Tarot, with Jonathan Allen – LIVE

Please note this is NOT a ZOOM Lecture but an in person lecture, tickets include a complimentary glass of Devil's Botany Absinthe

Visions of the Occult – Victoria Jenkins – with Devil’s Botany Absinthe LIVE

Please note this is NOT a ZOOM Lecture but an in person lecture, tickets include a complimentary glass of Devil's Botany Absinthe

Painted People: Humanity in 21 Tattoos, with Matt Lodder – LIVE

Please note this is NOT a ZOOM Lecture but an in person lecture, tickets include a complimentary glass of Devil's Botany Absinthe

Horror Movie Monday: Mardi Gras Massacre Screening & Absinthe

Violent World and Devil’s Botany Present: Mardi Gras Massacre (1978)

Absinthe Hour

Devil's Botany Absinthe Specials Weekdays 15:00-18:00

Origins & Rituals of Absinthe: A Spirited Lecture with Devil’s Botany

A Spirited Lecture Resurrecting the Mysteries of Absinthe

Horror Movie Monday: My Bloody Valentine Screening & Absinthe

Violent World and Devil’s Botany Present: My Bloody Valentine

Phil Baker on Artist and Visionary Austin Osman Spare: A Live, Illustrated Lecture

Please note this is NOT a ZOOM Lecture but an in person lecture, tickets include a complimentary glass of Devil's Botany Absinthe

Love Magic: Absinthe Tasting & Cocktail Bitters Making Workshop

Conjure Love with Your Own Magically-Charged Cocktail Bitters Workshop and Absinthe Tasting with Devil's Botany

New Orleans Voodoo, A fully illustrated lecture by Dr Louise Fenton- with Devil’s Botany Absinthe LIVE

Please note this is NOT a ZOOM Lecture but an in person lecture, tickets include a complimentary glass of Devil's Botany Absinthe

Meet the Maker: Absinthe Tasting with Founder of Devil’s Botany

A spirited tasting led by co-founder of of London's first Absinthe distillery

Viktor Wynd’s Guided Tour of His Museum with Devil’s Botany Absinthe

Join reclusive Viktor Wynd (with a complimentary glass of Devil's Botany Absinthe) for an intimate tour of his museum, see mermaids & fairies - in person - not by zoom!

A Bestiary of Austin Osman Spare – an Exhibition

an exhibition

The Dark Side of the Age of Aquarius by Gary Lachman- with Devil’s Botany Absinthe LIVE

Please note this is NOT a ZOOM Lecture but an in person lecture, tickets include a complimentary glass of Devil's Botany Absinthe

City of the Beast: The London of Aleister Crowley by Phil Baker- with Devil’s Botany Absinthe LIVE

Please note this is NOT a ZOOM Lecture but an in person lecture, tickets include a complimentary glass of Devil's Botany Absinthe

Magic in Mixing Drinks: Full Moon Bitters Making Workshop with Devil’s Botany

Conjure Your Own Magically-Charged Cocktails in a guided Absinthe Tasting & Lunar Cocktail Bitters Workshop with Devil's Botany

Magical Botany: Absinthe Tasting & Cocktail Bitters Making Workshop

Conjure Your Own Magically-Charged Cocktails in a guided Absinthe Tasting & Cocktail Bitters Workshop with Devil's Botany

Alexandrian Witchcraft: an Ascent to the Numinous by Sharon Day – LIVE

Please note this is NOT a ZOOM Lecture but an in person lecture, tickets include a complimentary glass of Devil's Botany Absinthe

The Infected Museum – Viktor Wynd – Book Launch

Please Join us in London to Celebrate the Publication of The Infected Museum - FREE EVENT FREE ABSINTHE

Devil’s Botany Absinthe Regalis Launch Party

Complimentary glass of Devil's Botany Chocolate Absinthe for the first 100 people

SÉANCE: Spiritualism, Photography and the Search for Ectoplasm – Shannon Taggart – LIVE

Please note this is NOT a ZOOM Lecture but an in person lecture, tickets include a complimentary glass of Devil's Botany Absinthe

Pressed Flower Workshop with Devil’s Botany

Create your own pressed flower print while sipping on Wildflower Spritz at The Last Tuesday Society!

The Mythical Creatures of Scandinavian Folklore – Lena Heide-Brennand – LIVE

Please note this is NOT a ZOOM Lecture but an in person lecture, tickets include a complimentary glass of Devil's Botany Absinthe

Guided Tours with Vadim Kosmos – Emeritus Director of the Museum

Tours with Vadim Kosmos - Emeritus Director of the Museum (with a glass of Absinthe) In Person Event - not by Zoom

Solstice Flower Crown Workshop with Devil’s Botany

Celebrate the Summer Solstice with a Flower Crown Workshop and Botanical Cocktails

Botanical Foraging Walk with Devil’s Botany at Tower Hamlets Cemetery Park

Join Devil's Botany on a Wild Botanical Walk at Tower Hamlets Cemetery Park and a Botanical Cocktail Tasting at The Last Tuesday Society

Adieu to Old England – Sverre Malling

Private View Wednesday 11th May 2022 Free but RSVP!

Viktor Wynd’s Guided Tour of His Museum with Devil’s Botany Absinthe

Join reclusive Viktor Wynd (with a complimentary glass of Devil's Botany Absinthe) for an intimate tour of his museum, see mermaids & fairies - in person - not by zoom!

Paul Benney – Night Paintings – Private View

Paul Benney Private View - RSVP

Paul Benney – Night Paintings

An Exhibition of paintings by Paul Benney

Viktor Wynd’s Unnatural History Museum – Falmouth

The Society is Delighted to Announce the Opening of the Cornish Branch of our Infamous Museum within The National Maritime Museum, Falmouth

Richard Shillitoe on Ithell Colquhoun

The Curator of our current exhibition of Ithell Colquhoun's work will give a talk about the exhibition

Ithell Colquhoun

Exhibition of work by sometime Surrealist & Occultist Ithell Colquhoun (1906-1988) Running until the end of April 2020

Anna Barlow – Ice Creams in the Window

A Window Exhibition of Anna Barlow's Ceramic Ice Creams

Fabian Peake on Mervyn Peake

Fabian Peake on his father Mervyn Peake

Mervyn Peake, an Exhibition of Certain Rare Dreams

An exhibition of extraordinary drawings, illustrations and paintings by the celebrated author of Gormenghast

The Museum of Witchcraft & Magic

An Exhibition Dedicated to Cornwall’s Most Magical Museum featuring photographs by Sara Hannant and a selection of artefacts from Boscastle's Museum of Witchcraft & Magic

Alasdair Gray – An Exhibition

Paintings, Drawings & Notebooks by Scotland's Greatest Living Artist & Writer

The Field – Katerina Rose

Katarina Rose has created a fictional place called 'The Field' inhabited by a motley bunch of creatures.

The World’s Longest Standing Erection

Come & See The Museum's Latest Crowdfunded Exhibit

Welcome to the Fly Club – Magnus Irvin

Magnus Irvin - the world famous manufacture of The Chocolate Anus & Poo Cards Prevents an interactive intervention in The Wunderkabinett

Austin Osman Spare

Austin Osman Spare – an Exhibition will open on Tuesday May 9th and run until the end of September, accompanied by a catalogue with essays by Phil Baker, Dr.William Wallace & Step

Leonora Carrington – The Viktor Wynd Collection

An Exhibition of 35 works by the Anglo-Mexican Surrealist from The Viktor Wynd Collection generously supported by Hendrick's Gin.

Ghosts in the Making – Paul Hazelton

For The Hendrick's Commission 2016 Paul Hazelton Fills the Wunderkabinett with Ghostly Figures made of Dust.

In Fairy Land – Tessa Farmer

In Fairy Land - Tessa Farmer

Reda Uogintiene ”Men’s Games”

First UK exhibition of leading Lithuanian Artist Reda Uogintiene, who represented Lithuania at The Venice Biennale in 2011

Surreal England

Leonora Carrington, Pailthorpe & Mednikoff, Robin Ironside & Austin Osman Spare