every day

valuing real-life experience


How do we ensure freedom and prosperity for all?

in good

valuing real-life experience over theory

every day

valuing real-life experience over theory

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Courses &events

Introduction to Practical Philosophy

Do any of us really know who we are? Or why? For thousands of years, philosophy has been searching for answers and seeking the truth in everything. Through Practical Philosophy we seek understanding not through theory, but from our own direct experience. Living life to the full.

Introductory Economics with Justice

Economics with Justice seeks to show that freedom and prosperity are possible for people everywhere, providing we follow economic laws and aim for a fair outcome from economic arrangements.

Annual Economics Lecture 2021

Saturday, 27th March at 11am GMT. This year’s lecture will discuss how natural law can lead to a full, free and enjoyable life exploring examples which include the Huguenots from France, a Syrian refugee camp and the London luxury property market.

Poetry Contest

Open to all persons under the age of 25, submission by 1st May. In these uniquely challenging times, we encourage young poets to raise their voices and share a message with the world. We are seeking poems about FREEDOM. 

Sanskrit for Philosophy students worldwide

Sanskrit courses are provided free of charge but only available to those who are currently enrolled on a philosophy course in the School or associated Schools abroad.

Get Inspired


Philosophy Blog
Music from Waterperry House

This beautiful performance, filmed at the beautiful Waterperry House on 14 September 2020, features some wonderful musicians in the perfect setting of Waterperry House.

Lectures and Films
The Purifying Power of Practical Philosophy

Mr Donald Lambie, School Leader in London, speaks in Melbourne Australia on the power of Practical Philosophy.


Economics & Law Treasures

An online talk given by John De Val on 9 January 2021.

get to know us

About Us

Find out more about our organisation, our origins and principles.

principles & practices

The School has adopted various working principles with the aim of protecting the integrity of its work and the welfare of its students.



All of our tutors are volunteers, giving their time willingly to pass on what they've learnt at the School. Meet some of them here.


about the school

Here you can see a timeline of some key events in our history, and a film about our origins.


venue hire

Take a tour of our elegant, versatile meeting rooms in Central London.