From the desk of the Conan Doyle Estate
Powerhouse Museum Sherlock Holmes exhibition unites science, literature ... and blood

Mr Curley, an American, has taken this exhibition around the world – Sydney is the seventh stop. He said he had unprecedented co-operation from the Conan Doyle Estate.

Sherlock Holmes arrives Down Under

If you’ve ever fancied yourself a daring detective or super sleuth, it’s time to put yourself to the test, as The International Exhibition of Sherlock Holmes comes to Sydney.

J.M. Barrie’s Literary All-Star Cricket Team

J.M. Barrie, author of Peter Pan decided to form an amateur cricket team, and recruited many of his famous friends to join him, including Arthur Conan Doyle!

New York Musical Festival and Jami-Leigh Bartschi present My Dear Watson with Backing of the Conan Doyle Estate

My Dear Watson, a Sherlock Holmes musical written by Orlando area composer Jami-Leigh Bartschi, has been named an official selection of the 2017 New York Musical Festival and will make its New York City debut in July.

Conan Doyle's floral token of love for sale

A snowdrop picked 99 years ago by Arthur Conan Doyle is expected to sell for £500.

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s 14-bed Victorian home transformed into a school

THE FORMER home of Sherlock Holmes creator Sir Arthur Conan Doyle has been given a new lease of life as a school for the disabled.

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s campaign for better armour on the Western Front

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle is best known as the creator of the great detective Sherlock Holmes, although he received his knighthood not for his contribution to English literature, but for defending Britain’s conduct of the Boer War (1899-1902).

Sherlock’s Very Dear Stalker

You would think that creating Sherlock Holmes would be legacy enough, but the heirs of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle are keen to remind us that...

Finnish-American Snapper Films Unveils ‘Sherlock North’

TV series is based on Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s characters, authorised by the Conan Doyle Estate.

Benedict Cumberbatch is Related to Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

Turns out Sherlock star Benedict Cumberbatch is related to a lot of famous Englishmen...

Arthur Conan Doyle revealed: 5 things you didn’t know about Sherlock Holmes’s creator

Sherlock returns to our screens on New Year’s Day. We found out a few things you might not have known about the man behind the iconic character.

Will Ferrell's Holmes and Watson adds Lauren Lapkus

We learned back in August that Will Ferrell and John C. Reilly had finally found the movie to bring their comedy partnership back to the big screen in Sherlock Holmes-based comedy knockabout Holmes And Watson. The film has just added the first new cast member, with Jurassic World's Lauren Lapkus aboard.

There’s a new mystery to solve at the Pacific Science Center’s Sherlock Holmes exhibit

Pacific Science Center is bringing the world of Sherlock Holmes to life with its new exhibit, The International Exhibition of Sherlock Holmes, which is in Seattle through Jan. 8.