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Carlyle’s House

.A writer's museum in London.

Famous writer Thomas Carlyle’s house in London.
Carlyle’s House

The Scottish author, philosopher, essayist, mathematician and also historian, Thomas Carlyle (1795-1881), is an important figure in Victorian Literature, not least because his book, The French Revolution, inspired Dickens to write A Tale of Two Cities. 📓

Carlyle also produced several other well-known works such as Sartor Resartus, On Heroes, Hero-Worship, and The Heroic in History.

This location is Carlyle’s House; there is a private portrait plaque on the building and you can visit and explore the famous writer’s home.

More details about this venue (including opening and closing times) can be found on the website.

📍24 Cheyne Row, Chelsea, London SW3 5HL

The nearest station is Sloane Square Underground Station. 🚆⁠ ⁠

if you want to find more hidden literary gems in London visit our Writer's Path Map 👈⁠ ⁠ ⁠

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