Many museums and galleries are reopening with safety measures in place. Please remember to check each venue's guidelines before visiting.

Enjoy a guided tour of Erasmus Darwin House.

In this fascinating tour you will learn more about Erasmus Darwin the doctor, inventor, poet, family man and member of the Lunar Society, together with some of the history of the house in which he lived and practiced medicine.

Numbers per tour are limited to six guests.


Erasmus Darwin House

Beacon Street, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS13 7AD

01543 306 260


Opening times

Temporary lmited opening hours Wed-Sat 10am to 3.30pm & Sunday 1-3.30pm. Please book tickets in advance online to avoid disappointment.

The herb garden is open all year with free access - please observe social distancing in our small garden

Please visit for full information.

To enable the museum to reopen, albeit on a limited basis, access is by pre booked tickets. To ensure the financial stability of this independent museum it has been necessary for us to introduce a temporary admission charge and restrictions on access. Please visit for full details.

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