Summer Seminars at The Kilns


A One-of-a-Kind Small Group
Experience in C.S. Lewis’ Home

chair at kilns

Don’t miss this extraordinary opportunity to explore the life and works of C.S. Lewis with a small group of fellow travelers at C.S. Lewis’ beloved home, The Kilns!

Join us for a week of learning, fellowship, and renewal in the world renowned “City of the Dreaming Spires”– Oxford, England.  Stay at a nearby bed and breakfast and study each day at The Kilns with a Lewis scholar who will lead you in an engaging exploration of the essential themes of Lewis’ writings and life.

Experience the pleasures of new friendships, fine dining, and warm hospitality as you find respite from the hectic pace of modern day life. Whether enjoying the many cultural treasures of Oxford, venturing on a guided tour of the city of Cambridge, punting on the Cam, or having tea in the garden with your companions, you will find your visit to The Kilns to be one of life’s rare treasures.

For an unforgettable inside visit to the world of Lewis’ Oxford and Cambridge, this most unique program offers the definitive experience. You simply won’t want to miss it!



Past Summer Seminars and Speakers

2011: Dr. Christopher Mitchell and Rev. Dr. Earl Palmer

2010: Dr. Michael Macdonald, Dr. Jerry Root

2009: Dr. Don King, Kim Gilnett

2008: Dr. Christopher Mitchell, Dr. Devin Brown

2007: Malcolm Guite

2006: Dr. Jerry Root, Walter Hooper & Aidan Mackey, Dr. J. Stanley Mattson

2005: Dr. Michael Macdonald

2004: Dr. Don King, Dr. Bruce Edwards

2003: Dr. Jerry Root


“Jack and I went out and saw the place on Sunday morning, and I instantly caught the infection: we did not go inside the house, but the eight acre garden is such stuff as dreams are made of.” –Major Warren Lewis, from Brothers and Friends