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Charles Dickens Museum

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Rediscovered portrait of Dickens to go on display for one week in April
Rediscovered portrait of Dickens to go on display for one week in April

Rediscovered portrait of Dickens to go on display for one week in April

A "lost" portrait of Charles Dickens, recently re-discovered after 174 years, will go on public display for one week this April in the Charles Dickens Museum.

Mar
15
2019
Dinner with the Charles Dickens Museum
Dinner with the Charles Dickens Museum

Dinner with the Charles Dickens Museum

Christmas means food, drink and dickens, so the Charles Dickens Museum has decked the halls and put out the (artificial) food in a celebration of a Dickensian Christmas.

Dec
03
2018
The Ladybird Life of Charles Dickens: an illustrated adventure
The Ladybird Life of Charles Dickens: an illustrated adventure

The Ladybird Life of Charles Dickens: an illustrated adventure

Charles Dickens was a famous author who lived in a house in London for a while. The house is now a museum. Have you been?

Dec
02
2016
The Ladybird Book’s illustrated life of Charles Dickens
The Ladybird Book’s illustrated life of Charles Dickens

The Ladybird Book’s illustrated life of Charles Dickens

A collection of original illustrations by Thomas the Tank Engine artist, John Kenney, have gone on display at the Charles Dickens museum, to celebrate the life of the novelist.

Nov
06
2016
Visiting the Charles Dickens Museum on Christmas Day
Visiting the Charles Dickens Museum on Christmas Day

Visiting the Charles Dickens Museum on Christmas Day

As I noticed the other day, the Charles Dickens Museum in Bloomsbury was having a special opening on Christmas Day, and as I was in central London taking photos, I decided to take a detour to visit the place. The

Dec
26
2010

There is a museum open on Christmas Day

Nope, not a mistake in their calendar where the generic “open on Saturday” is accidentally left in place, but a proper, special opening for Christmas Day. Considering the strong association with the traditional White Christmas and the novel, A Christmas

Dec
20
2010