Visit to Lichfield

Visit | Lichfield Cathedral

Wednesday 17 April 2013 - 10:15 until 15:30

A guided tour of the Cathedral has been organised for the morning. Afterwards The Close and Erasmus Darwin's house can be visited. Erasmus was one of the founder members of the Lunar Society and grandfather to Charles. In the afternoon the visit will continue to Samuel Johnson's house and there will be a talk about his life and how he compiled The English Dictionary before a tour of the house finishing around 3.30pm.

This event has been organised by a local supporter group to help raise money for the Art Fund.

Venue information

Lichfield Cathedral

19A The Close, Lichfield, WS13 7LD

Entry details

Tickets £20

To book, contact Mark Newton (Leicestershire) at

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