Founded in 1830, the Royal Geographical Society is the professional body for geographers. It was granted its Royal Charter under Queen Victoria in 1859 and moved to its present premises in 1913. Two areas are open to the public: the Exhibition Pavilion and Foyle Reading Room.
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