Sherlock Holmes & London: New Exhibit Opening in London in 2014

The relationship between Sherlock Holmes and London will be the subject of a new exhibition to open in 2014.

The Museum of London’s exhibition will look at the interplay between Holmes and the city, a source of fascination for the fictional detective.

In one of Arthur Conan Doyle’s stories Holmes remarks: “It is a hobby of mine to have an exact knowledge of London.”

The Museum of London says the exhibition will reveal as much about London as Sherlock Holmes.

Sharon Ament, Director of the Museum of London, said: “We all think we know Sherlock Holmes, but do we really?

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Sherlock Holmes & London: New Exhibit Opening in London in 2014

The relationship between Sherlock Holmes and London will be the subject of a new exhibition to open in 2014. The Museum of London’s exhibition will look at the interplay between Holmes and the city, a source of fascination for the fictional detective. In one of Arthur Conan Doyle’s stories Holmes remarks: “It is a hobby… Read More »

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