We hope you enjoyed Dickens Festival 2018. We'll be back with details of all things Dickens in 2019. 

Dickens Festival highlights

Performing Doctor Marigold

Gerald Dickens meet and greet

Come along for a meet and greet with Charles Dickens great great grandson.

View events with Gerald Dickens


Play on Words Theatre performers

Play on Words performing Oliver Twist

Play on Words Theatre Company perform exerts from the Oliver Twist in an action packed 20 minutes.

View the Play on Words event


Dickensian catwalk parade

Catwalk Competition

If you're in true Dickensian style come and parade our catwalk to show off your attire.

View parade and costume events


Voices from Victorian London


Enjoy our Kaleidoscope activities and meet Victorian characters in modern day Rochester!

View the Kaleidoscope events