On Wednesday, 8th June 1870, Charles Dickens was working on his novel, Edwin Drood, in the garden of his country house near Rochester, Kent, when he suffered a stroke.
The 7th of April, 2020 marks the 250th anniversary of the birth of the poet William Wordsworth. Events dedicated to this anniversary will take place throughout the year.
The New York museum is celebrating its 150 years with exhibitions, events and new exhibition spaces
Walt Whitman, the father of American poetry, author of the celebrated work Leaves of grass, was born 200 years ago on the 31stMay, 1819
Seventy years since the signing of the Atlantic Treaty that gave rise to NATO
An exhibition on the explorer James Cook, 240 years after his death
The bicentenary of the birth of the art critic and artist John Ruskin, celebrated with an exhibition
The 244th edition of this historical re-enactment will take place on the 16th of December
An exhibition and a rich program of events to celebrate one of the most spectacular monuments of antiquity
As for every year, thousands of enthusiasts commemorated the historic battle between the Saxons and the Normans
In January 2016, we celebrate the 257th anniversary of the opening of the British Museum to the public. Located in London, the museum houses a permanent collection consisting of more than three and a half million objects from cultures around the world.