Travel back to Victorian times and experience Charles Dickens' beautifully restored home after dark: in dim light, with just a few lamps and candles.
Dickens often wrote by candlelight and was fascinated by the effects created by flames, calling it "a ruddy, homely, brilliant glow".
You will be able to walk around the beautifully furnished interiors, see the desk where he penned many of his best works, and listen to some stories about the dearly departed (it is Halloween, after all!) — they'll even have some clairvoyants to help you uncover the mysteries of the future.
Guest – “What time does this start please?”
Admin – “You have to buy a ticket for a specific time. The first ones are at 6:30 PM”
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Craig’s review – “Charles Dickens seems to have moved house every five minutes, but the Charles Dickens Museum is the only London one left. It's from a time when he was still making a name for himself. He worked on The Pickwick Papers, Oliver Twist and Nicholas Nickleby here, but was still years away from creating A Christmas Carol, David Copperfield and Great Expectations. He would ha… continued”
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