Dickens Village Figurines by Department 56

Dressed in period garb, the hand-painted figurines in the Dickens Village collection feature designs inspired by the Victorian England of Charles Dickens. Certain characters enjoy various winter activities like ice skating, sledding, and caroling, while still others patronize the colorful stalls and carts attempting to attract customers from among the winter festival fair-goers. The newspaper stand, tea monger, and fish and chips seller provide unique flair to your miniature town, as do the charming couples strolling the streets. Take a look at the lamplighter performing his duties, the chimney sweep whistling a jaunty tune while he totes his ladder, and the formally-dressed town crier announcing the latest news. Create a new Christmas tradition for your home by decorating with a gorgeous holiday display like this Dickens village set!
Relaxing In Regents Park - Dickens Village by Department 56Relaxing In Regents Park - Dickens Village by Department 56
Item #EN-808905
The Relaxing In Regents Park collectible includes a lovely couple in a seated position ideal for posing on a park bench or setting on the edge of a wall. The upper class characters are snappily dressed in holiday finery.
Price: $28.13
On Sale For: $25.00
Pub Patrons - Dickens Village by Department 56Pub Patrons - Dickens Village by Department 56
Item #EN-4020192
Two festive chaps offer a toast to the coming holiday celebrations with their pint glasses in the design of the Pub Patrons figure. Each of the merry fellows wears a colorful scarf around his neck to ward off the winter chill.
Price: $22.50
On Sale For: $20.00
Chelsea Market Tea Monger - Dickens Village by Department 56Chelsea Market Tea Monger - Dickens Village by Department 56
Item #EN-4020194
Many beautiful details enhance the Chelsea Market Tea Monger. Dressed in fine attire, the shopkeeper offers tea from floral urns. The street vendor helps visitors to the winter fair ward off the chill in the air with a hot drink!
Price: $33.75
On Sale For: $30.00
Sledding at the Fair - Dickens Village by Department 56Sledding at the Fair - Dickens Village by Department 56
Item #EN-4044788
This Londoner scoots across the ice, pulling two young ladies in a rented sled during the Frost Fair celebration. The Sledding at the Fair figure offers a festive air to your seasonal village display with its excellent details.
Price: $36.56
On Sale For: $32.50
Dickens Nativity - Dickens Village by Department 56Dickens Nativity - Dickens Village by Department 56
Item #EN-4030700
This Dickens Nativity scene looks great placed in front of a church or chapel in your seasonal village set. A traditional holiday decoration, this creche figure shows the baby Jesus in a manger between his parents, Mary and Joseph.
Price: $28.13
On Sale For: $25.00
Dickens Carolers - Dickens Village by Department 56Dickens Carolers - Dickens Village by Department 56
Item #EN-807230
People have sung Christmas Carols for hundreds of years. In the Victorian times, carolers standing on the street corner like these Dickens Carolers were a common sight as the singers and musicians entertained passersby.
Price: $42.19
On Sale For: $37.50
Warm and Cozy Tonight - Dickens Village by Department 56Warm and Cozy Tonight - Dickens Village by Department 56
Item #EN-4044816
These characters will never fear a hint of chill in the air, preparing for the cold by bringing home bundles of firewood. The Warm and Cozy Tonight figure displays a couple as they stroll together on the snowy village streets.
Price: $29.81
On Sale For: $26.50
Red Lion Pub Beer Wagon - Dickens Village by Department 56Red Lion Pub Beer Wagon - Dickens Village by Department 56
Item #EN-56-58421
Back in Victorian times, beer was transported from the brewery to the pubs in wagons that looked similar to the Red Lion Pub Beer Wagon. This charming collectible figure makes an excellent addition to any Dickens Village display.
Price: $53.44
On Sale For: $47.50
A Jolly Good Tune - Dickens Village by Department 56A Jolly Good Tune - Dickens Village by Department 56
Item #EN-4030368
These convivial street musicians in the Jolly Good Tune figure look to be having a merry old time as they perform and would look great just outside one of the local pubs in London. They play for pennies or sometimes a pint!
Price: $30.94
On Sale For: $27.50
Lucky Day for a Sweep - Dickens Village by Department 56Lucky Day for a Sweep - Dickens Village by Department 56
Item #EN-4036517
Tradition says it is good luck to cross the path of a chimney sweep on your wedding day. So wherever he goes, the sweep is a popular guy! The Lucky Day for a Sweep figure is one of the many fun characters to populate your village.
Price: $28.13
On Sale For: $25.00
Frost Fair Skaters - Dickens Village by Department 56Frost Fair Skaters - Dickens Village by Department 56
Item #EN-4044814
Two young lads race across the ice, while a long skirted woman practices her graceful spins. The Frost Fair Skaters are merely a handful of the colorful individuals braving the winter chill to enjoy the evening festivities.
Price: $36.56
On Sale For: $32.50
Thank You Mr Dickens - Dickens Village by Department 56Thank You Mr Dickens - Dickens Village by Department 56
Item #EN-4030366
As the Thank You Mr Dickens figure shows, Charles Dickens was often stopped in the street so fans could ask him questions. Since the books were sold in chapters, even the working class could afford to buy and enjoy the novels.
Price: $22.50
On Sale For: $20.00
Caroling By Lamplight - Dickens Village by Department 56Caroling By Lamplight - Dickens Village by Department 56
Item #EN-4036520
Using gaslight from the street corner lamp, this quartet sings a hardy Christmas ballad hoping to raise a few pennies for charity. The Caroling By Lamplight figure shows one of the popular traditions of Victorian England.
Price: $42.19
On Sale For: $37.50
Lighting The Lane - Dickens Village by Department 56Lighting The Lane - Dickens Village by Department 56
Item #EN-4044821
From afar, you may not be able to tell where the lamplighter is, but you can you always tell where he has been by the glow of the gaslights illuminating the streets. The Lighting the Lane figure is a charming addition to your town.
Price: $29.81
On Sale For: $26.50
An Evening Stroll - Dickens Village by Department 56An Evening Stroll - Dickens Village by Department 56
Item #EN-4044817
Properly dressed for the finest of affairs, this radiant couple sedately makes their way down the snow-covered streets to the event. The Evening Stroll figure provides a fun piece to populate your seasonal village display.
Price: $29.81
On Sale For: $26.50
Fish N Chips To Go - Dickens Village by Department 56Fish N Chips To Go - Dickens Village by Department 56
Item #EN-808896
In Oliver Twist, Charles Dickens references a fried fish warehouse, one of the earliest mentions of the dish that came to be known as fish and chips. The Fish N Chips To Go figure displays a traditional vendor serving a customer.
Price: $36.56
On Sale For: $32.50
Gazing Ball Reflections - Dickens Village by Department 56Gazing Ball Reflections - Dickens Village by Department 56
Item #EN-4044823
A young mother in a lovely blue dress holds her daughter, who is captivated by her image in the round globe decorating the post. The Gazing Ball Reflections figure makes a charming option for populating your holiday town display.
Price: $29.81
On Sale For: $26.50
Snowball Fun - Dickens Village by Department 56Snowball Fun - Dickens Village by Department 56
Item #EN-56-58812
Snow is a rare occurrence in England, so when it falls, all the children bundle up to go out to enjoy it. The Snowball Fun figure depicts a pair of children tossing snowballs at each other next to a carved lamp-topped post.
Price: $26.44
On Sale For: $23.50
Lovebirds - Dickens Village by Department 56Lovebirds - Dickens Village by Department 56
Item #EN-4044819
The Lovebirds figure lets you imagine the excitement of a young couple as they purchase their first Christmas gift for each other. Having a bird at home was a wonderful little luxury that many Victorians enjoyed in their home.
Price: $29.81
On Sale For: $26.50
The Coffee Stall - Dickens Village by Department 56The Coffee Stall - Dickens Village by Department 56
Item #EN-56-58571
Coffee was a popular drink among Londoners long before the tea craze started. In the Coffee Stall figure, an affluent couple is shown enjoying a cup of the hot beverage purchased from the cart of a cheery street vendor.
Price: $47.81
On Sale For: $42.50