Literary Top Literary-related places to visit in London.

Top Literary-related places to visit in London.


It's a magnet is London, always has been, it's always been the centre of the publishing world and London is awash with places that Dicken's lived, Shakespeare played, and many authors were inspired.

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11. The Fitzroy Tavern @ 16 Charlotte Strreet
12. Tragic house of Karl Marx @ 28 Dean Street, Soho, London
13. Poet's Corner @ Westminster Abbey
14. Royalty House & Theatre @ 72-74 Dean Street, Soho, London
15. Beatrix Potters Peter Rabbit @ Brompton Cemetery, Brompton, London
16. London's Finest Recordshop @ 1 Earlham Street
17. Home of Noel Coward @ 17 Gerald Road, Belgravia, London
18. George Bernard Shaw lived here @ 29 Fitzroy Square
19. John Ruskin born here @ 54 Hunter Street, Holborn
20. Edward Lear lived here @ 15 Stratford Place, Westminster
21. Hazlitt's Hotel @ 6 Frith Street, Soho, London
22. St George the Martyr and Dickens @ Borough High Street, Southwark, London
23. Devils Tavern and Apollo Club @ 2 Fleet Street, London
24. Orwell's Booklovers Corner @ 1 South End Road, Hampstead, London
25. Edward Leeson died here @ PC World, Ruislip Road, Ruislip
26. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's House @ 2 Devonshire Place, London
27. John Harvards Tavern @ 103 Borough High Street, Southwark, London
28. Famous Drinkers to die for @ 127 Gloucester Road, Kensington
29. William S Burroughs lived here @ 8 Duke Street, London
30. The Diary of a Drug Fiend @ 31 Wellington Square, Chelsea, London
31. PG Wodehouse lived here @ 17 Dunraven Street, Mayfair, London
32. News International HQ @ Thomas More Square, Pennington Street, Wapping
33. Samuel Coleridge Died Here @ 3 The Grove, Highgate, London
34. Rights of Man written here @ The Old Red Lion, Islington, London
35. Mary Poppins author lived here @ 50 Smith Street, Chelsea
36. Saffron Hill @ Saffron Hill, Farringdon
37. Trafalgar Tavern @ Park Row, Greenwich, London
38. HG Wells+Peter Cook lived here @ 17 Church Row, Hampstead, London
39. George Orwell taught here @ The Fountain House Hotel, 116-118 Church Road, H
40. Karl Marx Resting Place @ Highgate Cemetery, Highgate, London
41. The Soho Mural @ Noel Street, London
42. Author DH Lawrence lived here @ 32 Well Walk, Hampstead, London
43. William Blake was born here. @ 28 Broad Street, Golden Square
44. Irish poet WB Yeats Lived here @ 5 Woburn Walk, Bloomsbury, London
45. The Hogwart Express @ Platform 9, King's Cross Station
46. Poet Stevie Smith's House @ 1 Avondale Road, Palmers Green
47. Shakespeare's Ireland Yard @ Ireland Yard, Blackfriars, London
48. Bram Stoker's Heroic Deed @ 27 Cheyne Walk, Chelsea, London
49. Willie Rushton was born here @ Cromwell Road, Earl's Court
50. Goddess Mrs Beeton lived here @ 2 Chandos Villas, Harrow, Middlesex
51. Legend of Fu Manchu @ Gill Street, Limehouse, London
52. Jacobs Island & Oliver Twist @ off Jacob Street
53. Ernest Dowson Died Here @ 159 Sangley Road, Catford
54. Author Laurence Sterne died here @ 41 Old Bond Street
55. Eccentric George Cecil Ives @ 196 Adelaide Road, Lewisham, London
56. Birthplace of the Pre-Raphaelite @ Cavendish College
57. Charles Dickens Childhood Home @ 16 Bayham Street
58. Virginia Woolf born here @ 22 Hyde Park Gate, Kensington
59. The House by the Thames @ 49 Bankside, Cardinal's Wharf, Southwark, London
60. JG Ballard's Millenium People @ Chelsea Marina Harbour, Fulham, London
61. The worst street in London @ Dorset Street, Spitalfields, London
62. Charles Dickens Coffee House @ 26 Wellington Street, Covent Garden
63. The Edgar Wallace @ 40 Essex Street, London
64. Bleeding Heart Yard @ Bleeding Heart Yard, Hatton Garden, London
65. Phileas Fogg lived here! @ 7 Saville Row, Burlington Gardens, London
66. The Dove @ 19 Upper Mall, Hammersmith
67. William Morris' Red House @ Red House Lane
68. Virginia Woolf's Pad @ 46 Gordon Square, Bloomsbury
69. Sherlock Holmes Remembered @ Baker Street Tube Station
70. Lord Byron & 1st ever plaque @ 16 Holles Street, London
71. William Morris's Furniture @ 17 Red Lion Square, Bloomsbury, London
72. Home of Ian Fleming @ 22 Ebury Street, Westminster
73. The Famous Berners Street Hoax @ 54 Berners Street, London
74. Mrs Beeton was born here @ 24 Milk Street, Cheapside, London
75. Will's Coffee House @ 39 Bow Street, Covent Garden
76. Simpsons: Home of Chess @ 100 Strand, London
77. London's Longest Pub? @ 25 London Street
78. Sherlock Holmes was Written Here @ 10-11 Northumberland Street
79. Verde & Company @ 40 Brushfield Street, Spitalfields
80. Edgar Allen Poe lived here @ 172 Stoke Newington Church Street, Hackney
81. London's First Railway Bookstall @ Euston Station
82. St Barnabas & the Penny Chute @ 1 Greek Street, Soho, London
83. The Albany, home to AJ Raffles @ Albany Court, St James, London
84. Chaucers Canterbury Tales Origin @ Talbot Yard, Southwark, London
85. Peter Cook's Baby Lives On @ 6 Carlisle Street
86. Mark Twain's death @ 23 Tedworth Square, Chelsea, London
87. Where Was Wych Street? @ Aldwych
88. 142 The Strand @ 142 The Strand, London
89. Senate House @ Senate House, Malet Street, London
90. Chaucer Lived Over the Aldgate @ 2 Aldgate High Street, London
91. Canonbury Towers @ Canonbury Place, Islington
92. Oscar Wilde Statue @ Charing Cross, London
93. The Greene Man @ 383 Euston Road, Marylebone
94. Siegfried Sassoon lived here @ 23 Campden Hill Square
95. Vampire author lived here @ 38 Great Pulteney Street, London
96. Rimbaud and Verlaines House @ 8 Royal College Street, Camden, London
97. Bram Stoker's first London home @ 7 Southampton Street, Bloomsbury, London
98. Ann Radcliffe lived here @ 7 Buckingham Gate, Pimlico
99. Poet Dylan Thomas lived here @ 5 Redcliffe Street, Earls Court
100. The French House @ 49 Dean Street, Soho
101. Dickens 1st Love lived here @ 1 Lombard Street, London
102. Author Mary Shelley lived here @ 24 Chester Square, Belgravia
103. Free Learning for All @ Barnard's Inn Hall
104. History of Golden Square @ Golden Square, London
105. Home of Sherlock Holmes @ 221b Baker Street, London
106. The Horn and Centre Page @ 29-33 Knightrider Street, St Pauls
107. Architect Pevsner lived here @ 2 Wildwood Terrace, Hampstead, London
108. Last Gay Bookshop @ 66 Marchmont Street, Bloomsbury
109. An Art & Print Treasure @ Bride Lane, Fleet Street
110. Victoria Tower @ Westminster