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Charles Dickens

Charles Dickens

Meet Charles Dickens, the greatest English novelist of the Victorian era.

Did you know...

  • Charles Dickens was a great enthusiast of Madame Tussauds. In his column, "Eyewitness to Baker Street", he provided a detailed account of his visit to the attraction.
  • In his novel, "The Old Curiosity Shop" he based the socially ambitious wax salon owner, "Mrs. Jarley" on Madame Marie Tussaud.