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Charles Dickens' Birthplace Museum

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Type:Museum

Charles Dickens' Birthplace Museum
393 Old Commercial Road
Portsmouth
Hampshire
PO1 4QL

Tel: +44 023 9282 1879

Fax: +44 023 9287 5276

Charles Dickens' Birthplace Museum

Prices

Ticket TypePrice
Adult£4.40 per ticket
Child£3.40 per ticket
Educational groups (school, college & university)£2.25 per ticket
Group price adult£3.40 per ticket
Group price child£2.25 per ticket
Group price senior citizen (60+)£2.90 per ticket
Leisure Card holders£3.40 per ticket
Senior citizen (60+)£3.90 per ticket
Student with valid ID£3.40 per ticket

Free entry to Portsmouth residents with a valid Library Card.

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Facilities for Visually Impaired Visitors - Accessible parking close by. Historic building - access for less ambulent is limited. Virtual tour available to buy on DVD.
  • Guide Dogs Permitted

Establishment Features

  • Gift shop
  • Groups welcome
  • Licensed for weddings & ceremonies - Licensed as a venue for civil ceremonies. The museum will be closed to accommodate any bookings and the group size is small - only 19.
  • Toilets

Group Travel

  • Out of Hours Visits

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking close by
  • Parking (charge)
  • Railway station within walking distance

Payment Methods

  • Approx length of visit - 30-45 minutes
  • Groups Accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Min group size - 15 (to achieve group rates)
  • Open by appointment outside normal opening times - Groups of 15 ot more can visit from Nov-Mar if booked two weeks in advance.
  • Visa accepted

Printed Material in Foreign Languages

  • Bengali printed material
  • Cantonese printed material
  • Dutch printed material
  • French printed material
  • German printed material
  • Hindi printed material
  • Italian printed material
  • Japanese printed material
  • Literature in Dutch
  • Literature in French
  • Literature in German
  • Literature in Italian
  • Literature in Japanese
  • Literature in Spanish
  • Russian printed material
  • Spanish printed material

Provider Preferences

  • In town/city centre
  • Indoor Attraction

Specialist Features

  • Educational Groups

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted - Most suitable for Key Stages 1, 2 and 3.

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Take M27 to M275. Follow brown Tourist signs to Charles Dickens' Birthplace.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest train station is Portsmouth & Southsea.

TripAdvisor

Opening Times

Winter Closing (1 Oct 2018 - 30 Mar 2019)
DayTimes
Summer Opening (31 Mar 2019 - 30 Sept 2019)
DayTimes
MondayClosed
TuesdayClosed
WednesdayClosed
ThursdayClosed
Friday10:0017:30
Saturday10:0017:30
Sunday10:0017:30

* Last admission to Charles Dickens' Birthplace Museum - 30 minutes before closing time.

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