Investigate into the life and time of 

Sherlock Holmes and his creator A.C.Doyle

About Sherlock Holmes


Visit Sherlock Holmes museum in London 

and complete an identification form

The Sherlock Holmes museum :

Click on the pipe to download the identification form

About A.C. Doyle


Read about A.C Doyle

and check how much you can remember about him

Click on the deerstalker to  find the quiz

Some Holmes stories ... 

with mistakes in the titles. Can you correct them?

Click on the book to find the exercise

Useful sites :


About Victorian London

Read a text about Victorian London at the time of Sherlock Holmes 

and check the vocabulary

Click on the notebook to do the exercises

Useful sites

A Victorian timeline

London in Victorian times

An investigation of the past

An exhibition of National Archives materials


Famous fiction detectives

Do you know who they are and who created them?

Click on the magnifying glass to do the exercise


Useful sites:

Fiction Detectives  on Stamps

Classic Crime Fiction