Society For Psychical Research
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Society for
Psychical Research

Founded in 1882, the SPR was the first organisation to conduct scholarly research into human experiences that challenge contemporary scientific models.  More

August 14, 2020
UPDATED 14 AUGUST 2020. The SPR Library and Offices are currently closed to general visitors but we are allowing visits by appointment. We are also holding some online Web Events. Remember you can access recordings of past events online. Click on 'Read more' for our full statement:  Read more
October 25, 2020
BBC Radio 4 has selected The Haunting of Alma Fielding: A True Ghost Story, by Kate Summerscale, as Book of the Week and will air five episodes about it  Read more
October 23, 2020
ONLINE EVENT: Kate Summerscale is going to give a talk about her book, The Haunting of Alma Fielding, 29 October, 2020.  Read more
October 22, 2020
Book Review: The Sauchie Poltergeist (and other Scottish ghostly tales), by Malcolm Robinson  Read more
September 20, 2020
Book Review: Leaps of Faith: Ghost Hunting and Objectivity, by John M. Black  Read more