Samuel Johnson Birthplace Museum, Lichfield

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  • August 21, 2017
    This is the perfect museum. I would say its good for adults and children - they seem to display the stuff so well and give a child-friendly narrative. As it was the house where Johnson grew up, it is ...  more »
  • August 16, 2017
    This is a really interesting museum which provides a real insight into the life of Johnson and his famous dictionary, and its free.  more »
  • July 28, 2017
    Well worth a visit. Make sure you see the dictionary on the top floor and try out the word definitions.  more »
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  • Although it might not seem to be a very large house to visit, it has enough interest to make a visit worthwhile. As keen readers we really enjoyed the story of Samuel Johnson and his contribution to the English dictionary.
  • Its a bookshop Thats a winner for a start off. The history is displayed in a great way with av presentations and guides. Much effort is put into.this place. One snag is steep steps. Thats due to its age. Part of its history
  • Warm welcome. Very interesting and authentic building and contents. Recommended for children and adults.
  • Fascinating museum set in his childhood home.
  • very intresting person in kitchen scared me a bit

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