Dickens Village Buildings by Department 56

Celebrate Christmas in the style of Victorian England with the help of the Dickens Village collection by Department 56! Medieval Collectables carries a wide array of unique illuminated porcelain buildings inspired by the striking architecture of the period. Visit one of the many village pubs of the collection, or spend a raucous evening at the Punch and Judy theatre. The Four Calling Birds Shoppe and Five Gold Rings Engraver provide winking references to a popular Christmas carol, while the Balmoral Lodge and Joseph Edward Tea Shoppe feature designs loosely based on real structures. With pieces like quaint cottages, a hat shop, a distillery, and a chapel to round out your options, you can be sure something will catch your eye! Many of these porcelain buildings can be plugged into an electrical outlet to spread a cheery glow throughout your wintry scene, while others also feature audio and animated elements as a fun final touch. These Dickens Village buildings are sure to become beloved holiday decorations to set out every year!
London Gin Distillery - Dickens Village by Department 56London Gin Distillery - Dickens Village by Department 56
Item #EN-56-58746
Gin is produced from the berries of the Juniper bush and became one of the most consumed beverages in England during the 1700s. The London Gin Distillery includes a turning animated waterwheel that powers the Victorian era machinery.
Price: $112.50
On Sale For: $100.00
E Tipler Agent Wine and Spirits - Dickens Village by Department 56E Tipler Agent Wine and Spirits - Dickens Village by Department 56
Item #EN-56-58725
A welcome establishment for the local gentry to indulge in a pint or two after a hard day of work, the E Tipler Agent Wine and Spirits pub possesses excellent detail down to its snow-topped roof and intricate stonework.
Price: $73.13
On Sale For: $65.00
Five Gold Rings Engraver - Dickens Village by Department 56Five Gold Rings Engraver - Dickens Village by Department 56
Item #EN-4049197
Celebrate the festive season with a gorgeous Victorian town display! The Five Gold Rings Engraver hosts gold and silver smiths who craft an extraordinary selection of hollow-ware and serving pieces for the Dickens village.
Price: $112.50
On Sale For: $100.00
Brandon Mill - Dickens Village by Department 56Brandon Mill - Dickens Village by Department 56
Item #EN-4025255
Before the zenith of the Industrial Revolution in Europe, the miller would grind corn for his neighbors in Brandon Mill at the end of a dusty village road. This illuminated porcelain watermill features a wheel that actually turns.
Price: $106.88
On Sale For: $95.00
Olde Vine Cottage - Dickens Village by Department 56Olde Vine Cottage - Dickens Village by Department 56
Item #EN-4044806
One of the most charming aspects of the British countryside is the variety of beautiful English cottages found there. The Olde Vine Cottage serves as a wonderful example with its quaint loveliness and intricate details.
Price: $90.00
On Sale For: $80.00
Swifts Stringed Instruments - Dickens Village by Department 56Swifts Stringed Instruments - Dickens Village by Department 56
Item #EN-56-58753
In Victorian times, playing music was a popular form of entertainment. Instrument purchases and repairs can be made at Swifts Stringed Instruments, a local shop where artisans craft fine violins and other stringed instruments.
Price: $73.13
On Sale For: $65.00
Lily Bros Gazing Balls - Dickens Village by Department 56Lily Bros Gazing Balls - Dickens Village by Department 56
Item #EN-4044810
This delightful cottage holds a prospering business. The front courtyard of the Lily Bros Gazing Balls shop is surrounded by 3 arch-capped French doors, allowing light to spill out and reflect off of the mercury balls on display.
Price: $101.25
On Sale For: $90.00
Four Calling Birds Shoppe - Dickens Village by Department 56Four Calling Birds Shoppe - Dickens Village by Department 56
Item #EN-4044807
This charming Four Calling Birds Shoppe includes a specially developed sound chip of song birds to provide ambient background noise to your festive village scene. Birds were extremely popular pets in 19th century England.
Price: $129.38
On Sale For: $115.00
The Sword and Shield - Dickens Village by Department 56The Sword and Shield - Dickens Village by Department 56
Item #EN-4044808
Designed in regal period style, this traditional pub carries incredible medieval character in its unique look. The Sword and Shield inn makes an excellent option for chilled fairgoers to stop in and grab a hot drink to warm up.
Price: $101.25
On Sale For: $90.00
Balmoral Lodge - Dickens Village by Department 56Balmoral Lodge - Dickens Village by Department 56
Item #EN-4030362
Originally built as a hunting lodge in the 14th century, Balmoral Lodge was purchased by Prince Albert as a retreat for his bride, Queen Victoria, and their young family. The illuminated building includes a switched cord with bulb.
Price: $95.63
On Sale For: $85.00
Six Jolly Fellowship Porters - Dickens Village by Department 56Six Jolly Fellowship Porters - Dickens Village by Department 56
Item #EN-4030360
The title of the Six Jolly Fellowship Porters came from the pages of Our Mutual Friend by Charles Dickens, his last novel. This fictional pub was based on those the author frequented and for which real pubs are named today.
Price: $95.63
On Sale For: $85.00
The Partridge and Pear - Dickens Village by Department 56The Partridge and Pear - Dickens Village by Department 56
Item #EN-4025253
The Partridge and the Pear is inspired by the restaurant at Christmas Place in Pigeon Forge, TN, the place for Good Food and Holiday Cheer! The rustic public house features a pear tree beneath the sign on the side of the building.
Price: $106.88
On Sale For: $95.00
Hampshire Sweeps - Dickens Village by Department 56Hampshire Sweeps - Dickens Village by Department 56
Item #EN-4036509
With the arrival of the Age of Industrialization, the number of coal burning chimneys vastly increased in urban England and so did the need for chimney sweeps like those employed by the Hampshire Sweeps shop of Joseph Glass.
Price: $101.25
On Sale For: $90.00
Hollyberry Cottage - Dickens Village by Department 56Hollyberry Cottage - Dickens Village by Department 56
Item #EN-56-58729
A thatched roof makes the Hollyberry Cottage a special piece to include in your miniature town. The illuminated porcelain residence possesses plenty of quaint charm with its holiday decorations and colorful door and windows.
Price: $61.88
On Sale For: $55.00
Joseph Edward Tea Shoppe - Dickens Village by Department 56Joseph Edward Tea Shoppe - Dickens Village by Department 56
Item #EN-4020183
During the 1800s, speculating on which clipper ship carrying tea from the Far East would arrive first in Londons harbor was a popular pastime. The side of the Joseph Edward Tea Shoppe includes a sign announcing the race updates.
Price: $84.38
On Sale For: $75.00
St. Clives In The Dell - Dickens Village by Department 56St. Clives In The Dell - Dickens Village by Department 56
Item #EN-4054963
A lovely depiction of a rustic church, St. Clives In The Dell is a part of the Dickens Village collection by Department 56. Made of porcelain and zinc alloy, this hand painted statue adds picturesque charm to any Christmas village.
Price: $101.25
On Sale For: $90.00
Anniversary Gazebo - Dickens Village by Department 56Anniversary Gazebo - Dickens Village by Department 56
Item #EN-4050926
A beautifully hand painted and elegantly crafted tribute to the famous Victorian author Charles Dickens and his wife, Catherine, the Anniversary Gazebo is a collectible statue by Department 56, part of the Dickens Village collection.
Price: $111.38
On Sale For: $99.00
Dickens Village Christmas Sweets - Dickens Village by Department 56Dickens Village Christmas Sweets - Dickens Village by Department 56
Item #EN-4054961
With a hanging sign reading Nibs and Walnut - Fine Chocolate to the Queen, this impressive London chocolate shop is a sight to behold. The Dickens Village Christmas Sweets displays the building in brightly colored, hand painted detail.
Price: $100.13
On Sale For: $89.00
The Swan and Trumpet - Dickens Village by Department 56The Swan and Trumpet - Dickens Village by Department 56
Item #EN-4054962
With its snow-laden roof and decorative wreaths, the Swan and Trumpet is ready for the holidays as a warm glow radiates from within its walls. This delightful porcelain statue is part of the Dickens Village collection by Department 56.
Price: $95.63
On Sale For: $85.00
The Six Geese Bedding and Down - Dickens Village by Department 56The Six Geese Bedding and Down - Dickens Village by Department 56
Item #EN-4050927
Aptly named, the Six Geese Bedding and Down is a charming depiction of a historic London linen shop offering fine feather beds. Delightfully detailed, this themed statue is part of the Dickens Village collection by Department 56.
Price: $106.88
On Sale For: $95.00