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
In this short video, Dr Leon Litvack explores the importance of Dickens’s reading desk, on display at the Charles Dickens Museum.
Explore the drawing room using our interactive tour.
In this extract, we hear chapter two of The Bastille Prisoner, based on Book One from A Tale of Two Cities.
Discover more about the items displayed in this room by searching the Museum's collections database.
Object in focus: Armchair
Object in focus: Reading desk
In this video we take a closer look at Charles Dickens’s prompt copy, ‘The Story of Little Dombey.’
Discover the drawing room.