Charles Dickens' London

from £49pp

Based on 1 day

Suitable for Secondary Schools, Primary Schools


Number 48 Doughty Street was an important place in Charles Dickens' life.  Two of his daughters were born here and some of Dickens' best-loved novels were written here, including Oliver Twist and Nicholas Nickleby.

The Museum was opened in 1925 and has become the home of the world's finest Dickens-related collection.

With educational workshops on offer for all Key Stages, this is an ideal way to bring Dickensian London to life for your students.

Our Suggested Itinerary

  1. Day 1


    Depart school and travel to London.  

    Explore the house where Charles Dickens lived!  Here, students with learn about Dickens' life, times and writings through the museum's many resources.  There's a variety of different visits on offer here, and the activities can be tailored to suit Key Stages 1-4, through to A Level.  Let us know if you'd like to include a workshop or educational session and we'll suggest the most appropriate option for your group. 


    Take part in a walk through the evocative streets of old London, with a guided Dickensian London walking tour.  The walk includes sample readings of Dickens' works and a visit to this favourite tavern. 

    Journey back to school. 


Our Charles Dickens' London itinerary works really well as a day trip, but it's also possible to extend the trip and add an overnight stay.  We have a good selection of accommodation in London - let us know if you have a particular favourite, otherwise we'll help you to find the best option for your group.  

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Charles Museum Museum

Charles Dickens' London

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Based on 1 day

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