Early 18thC house with a collection of portrait prints of Dr Johnson and his circle of friends. The house contains its original Virginia pine panelling and staircase and the garret workroom where Johnson compiled his Dictionary. The first edition of Dr Johnson's Dictionary is also housed here.
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17 Gough Square, London, EC4A 3DE
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Dr Johnson's House
17 Gough SquareLondonEC4A 3DE
- +44 (0)20 7353 3745
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- From Blackfriars follow New Bridge Street and turn left at Ludgate Circus onto Fleet Street, follow signs.
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