Thursday 20 June, 6.30-8pm
Don’t miss this opportunity to see 19th and 20th century watercolours and photographs of Dr Johnson’s neighbourhood, exhibited exclusively for this evening. Come view images of the area which explore the local courtyards and Inns of Court where Johnson would roam and call home.
Come meet the current locals of Castle Baynard and The City over a glass of wine.
Tickets: £5, or FREE for Castle Baynard residents; no booking necessary.
Thursday 4 July, 6-8pm
Ever wondered what Dr Johnson thought of our American cousins’ bid for freedom?
Come find out for yourself over a celebratory glass of wine in our Late Opening. Hear an introductory talk to putting Johnson and his ideas in context and browse copies of Johnson's work on the matter, Taxation No Tyranny.
Curator Introductory Talks: 6.15pm and 7pm
Tickets: £4.50; £3.50 for U.S. Citizens (please bring proof of nationality);
"Patriotism is the last refuge of a scoundrel."
Follow in Johnson's footsteps and explore the courts and alleys off Fleet Street with an experienced City Guide.
1st Wednesday of each month, 3pm
Groups may also book walks at alternative times. For any enquiries please contact us.
Dr Johnson's Fleet Street - Discover Johnson's life and work in and around Fleet Street and his acquaintances in the area.
£5/£4 concessions. No booking required. Meet outside Dr Johnson's House.
This is a joint venture between Dr Johnson's House and the City Guides.
Payment informationMost events sell out and tickets must be bought in advance. Card payments are processed by PayPal. We regret that we are unable to take card payments over the phone.
Customers wishing to pay by cheque should send a cheque payable to 'Dr Johnson's House Trust Ltd' to Dr Johnson's House, 17 Gough Square, London, EC4A 3DE. Please include your contact details. We will let you know when your cheque arrives.