Dr Johnson's house
Nestled amongst a maze of courts and alleys in the historic City of London...
Dr Johnson's House is a charming 300-year-old townhouse. Samuel Johnson, the writer and wit, lived and worked here in the middle of the eighteenth century, compiling his great Dictionary of the English Language in the Garret.
Date of building: circa 1690s
Phone: 020 7353 3745
Monday - Saturday, 11am - 5pm (5:30 in summertime)
National Trust members receive a 50% discount
Child: £2.50 (age 5 - 17) Under 5s free
Family: £12.50 (two adults and accompanying children)
National Trust members: 50% discount
There is regrettably no wheelchair access to Dr Johnson's House. A DVD is available to borrow. Please contact us for more information.