An Introduction to Elizabeth Carter
Saturday 13 May 2.30pm and 4pm
Victoria Baker is currently completing her MA in Nineteenth Century Studies from King’s College London. She has a dual Bachelors in History and Political Science from the University of Texas of the Permian Basin.
Join Victoria for a free talk to introduce you to the current Carter display of bookplates, letters and portraits as we celebrate the tercentenery of the great classicist, and friend of Dr Johnson.
Dr Johnson's Bluestocking Salon with the Georgian Dining AcademyThursday 18 May, 6.30 - 10.30pm
Tickets: £45 (includes entrees, drinks and entertainment),
The Georgian Dining Academy are delighted to offer, in collaboration with Dr Johnson's House, a special event to celebrate the literary legend's friends and acquaintances with a Bluestocking Salon.
We will be working our Georgian magic throughout the floors of this historic home to pay homage to Samuel Johnson and his many fascinating friends, including Elizabeth Carter whose tercentenary we'll be celebrating.
For further information, please visit the Eventbrite page
Follow in Johnson's footsteps and explore the courts and alleys off Fleet Street with an experienced City Guide.
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.
Most 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.
Please note the House contains unavoidable steps. For more information about access, please visit our Facilities page.