Charles Dickens Museum, London

Located in the district of Bloomsbury, this house is the Georgian-style home of Charles Dickens, which he occupied from 1837 – 1839, when Dickens is said to have completed The Pickwick Papers, Oliver Twist and Nicholas Nichleby. The museum hosts reading events, walks, lectures and guided tours throughout the house. Open Monday – Saturday 10:00 – 17:00; Sunday 11:00 – 17:00. Admission is £5 for adults, £4 for concessions, £3 for children and £14 for families.

Tel: 020 7405 2127

Location: 48 Doughty Street, WC1N 2LX (Click Here For Map)

Nearest station: Russell Square, Chancery Lane, Holborn