Erasmus Darwin House

Erasmus Darwin House
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Erasmus Darwin, grandfather of Charles Darwin, was a philosopher and pioneer in science, technology and medicine. His work was of national and international significance but has been little known until recently. Erasmus Darwin House, his former home, was opened in 1999 in order to celebrate his life and promote his memory. The House is a grade 1 listed building and registered museum and charity.

Venue Type:

Historic house or home, Museum, Heritage site

Opening hours

April - October Mon - Sun 11am to 4pm
November - March Thurs - Sun 11am to 5pm

Closed: Christmas

Admission charges

Free

Discounts

  • Museums Association

Additional info

Accessible for wheelchair users, lift, toilets.

Collection details

Industry, Natural Sciences, Personalities, Science and Technology

Erasmus Darwin House
Beacon Street
Lichfield
Staffordshire
WS13 7AD
England

Website

www.erasmusdarwin.org

E-mail

enquiries@erasmusdarwin.org

Telephone

01543 306260

Fax

01543 306261

All information is drawn from or provided by the venues themselves and every effort is made to ensure it is correct. Please remember to double check opening hours with the venue concerned before making a special visit.
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