Agatha Christie

Best selling novelist of all time

Agatha Christie

Dame Agatha Christie lived for over 40 years on the outskirts of the town and died at her Winterbrook House home in 1976. She is buried in the churchyard of St Mary's in nearby Cholsey.

Learn more about Dame Agatha Christie at the Wallingford Museum's exhibition 'At home with the Queen of Crime’ with new information and extra, rarely-seen photos of the world-famous author at her home in Winterbrook. 

Agatha Christie trail

Learn more about Wallingford’s former resident. This five mile circular walk takes in places linked to the writer including her former house in Winterbrook and her grave in nearby Cholsey. Download the trail here.