Explore the museum
Discover Dickens through his work, his home and the things that mattered to him most
- Explore the museum:
- The Historic House
- Past & Current Exhibitions
Following his first visit to America, Dickens published American 'Notes'. Hear in this excerpt his observations on prisons and solitary confinement.
Discover Dickens on stage.
Hear Dickens describe in this excerpt from Bleak House the poverty and hardship faced by Jo the crossing sweeper.