Events 2016

Lots of exciting activities and events take place throughout the year at the Samuel Johnson Birthplace Museum. From school holiday fun to workshops, exhibitions and drama there is something for all.Click here to download our full Autumn & Winter events leaflet
Full 2016 events programme coming soon!

Regular Events

Bookworms United!
Next sessions: Saturdays 6th and 20th February
Read, explore and enjoy popular titles in our fortnightly book and activity club for 7-10 year olds. New Bookworms always very welcome!
£4 per session including books and refreshments, discounts for family groups. Please Contact Us to book

Birthplace Book Club
First Wednesday of the month, 1pm
Friendly and informal group reading along with Radio 4ís Book Club show, new members welcome
Free entry. Next meeting: February 3rd, reading 'Burnt Shadows' by Kamila Shamsie

Spiritual Pathways present...
Next Event: Friday 29th January, 7pm, £5. More details coming soon.
A series of readings and mini-lectures inspired by favourite classic texts. Organised by Stuart Goodwin, for more details or to book please contact him on 07731790754 or at the.path@live.co.uk

Please note that most of our events take place in the first-floor Birth Room, requiring access via many unavoidable steps. Please Contact Us if you would like more information about access. Standard entry to the museum is free of charge

"Sir, all intellectual improvement arises from leisure..."