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'Keats House is a thriving museum dedicated not only to the poetry of John Keats but also to poetry in general. We work closely with local community groups, museums, artists and schools, and run popular poetry and play reading groups. We run regular events and, assisted by our vibrant team of volunteers, bring the life and times of John Keats to contemporary Hampstead.'
City of London Corporation | Keats Festival
Keats Grove, Hampstead, Camden, NW3 2RR, London,
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is where the poet John Keats lived from 1818 to 1820, and is the setting that inspired some of Keats’s most memorable poetry. Here, Keats wrote "Ode to a Nightingale", and fell in love with Fanny Brawne, the girl next door. It was from this house that he travelled to Rome, where he died of tuberculosis aged just 25.
'Keats House is managed by the City of London Corporation as part of its contribution to the heritage and cultural life of London and the nation.'