Christmas at the Charles Dickens Museum

Drawing Room at Christmas

Each year, the Museum provides a unique and enchanting glimpse into how the festive season was celebrated by the great Victorian author, with the historic interiors transformed into a true embodiment of Christmas Past.

Follow in Dickens’s footsteps as you savour the sights, sounds and smells of the rooms where he lived and worked - with holly and ivy decking the halls, beautiful Victorian decorations and a whole host of other festive surprises to discover.     

Christmas at the Museum has become an annual festive highlight for many visitors to London.  After all, what better place to experience the rich traditions of a Dickensian Christmas than in the home of the author of A Christmas Carol?

Find out more about our special Christmas events.

Find out more about our new special exhibition: The Ladybird Life of Dickens, an illustrated adventure.

You can celebrate your Christmas with your own event during the first two weeks of December, find out more about venue hire.



Hallett Independent

The Museum’s winter season programme is supported by the generous sponsorship of Hallett Independent, specialist insurance brokers to the fine art and heritage sectors.

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