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Keats House Collections

The Keats House Collections consist of books, manuscripts, letters, prints, paintings and artefacts relati​ng to the life of the poet John Keats (1795-1821), his circle and the English Romantic movement.

The poet John Keats lived in this house from 1818 to 1820 and wrote some of his most moving and best loved poems here, including Ode to a Nightingale written under a plum tree in the garden.​

Keats House is administered by London Metropolitan Archives and for access to the collections see London Metropolitan Archives. For more information about visiting the house see Keats House.