2017 Resident Scholars

The Right Reverend Dr Michael Ipgrave, Bishop of Lichfield (UK) and his wife, Julia are the current Scholars in Residence at Whitehall.  Bishop Michael has written extensively on questions of religion and human rights, and was awarded the OBE in 2011 for his work on inter-faith relations.

Dr Julia Ipgrave is a Senior Research Fellow at the University of Roehampton, London.  Her present research examines the relationship between religion and society.

The Ipgraves will be on hand for tours and conversation through August 27.

Watch short video of Patrick Connolly on Berkeley’s Commitment to the Colonies

Watch short video of Elanor Taylor on Encountering Berkeley’s Private Life

Whitehall Museum House is open to the public during July and August, or by appointment. Hours are Tuesday – Sunday, 10 am to 4 pm.   The house is closed Monday.

Our scholars in residence are on hand for tours and conversation Wednesday – Sunday, from 10 – 4.

Whitehall is owned and operated by The National Society of The Colonial Dames in Rhode Island and Providence Plantations.