Events at Dr. Johnson’s House

Dr Johnson’s House
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Dr. Johnson’s House address and telephone

Dr. Johnson’s House is located at: 17 Gough Square (off Fleet Street), The City,
London EC4A 3DE
You can contact Dr. Johnson’s House on Work +44 (0) 207 353 3745
The Dr. Johnson’s House website can be visited at

Dr. Johnson’s House opening times and ticket price

Opening hours:
Dr. Johnson’s House is open to the public from: 11 AM to 5 PM (Mon-Sat, Oct-Apr); 11 AM to 5.30 PM (Mon-Sat, May-Sep); Closed (Sun)
Time required:
A typical visit to Dr. Johnson’s House lasts 1 hour (approx)
Ticket cost:
The entry price for Dr. Johnson’s House is: Adult price £4.50; Child cost £1.50 (5-17); Infants free entry (under-5); Family ticket £10.00
Visiting hours and admission charges are subject to change, and may not apply on public holidays. Always reconfirm entrance fees and whether it’s open to visitors before booking tickets and making plans to visit Dr. Johnson’s House

How to get to Dr. Johnson’s House

When visiting Dr. Johnson’s House you can use the following:
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Craig’s London blog> Read Craig’s review of Dr. Johnson’s House  Check out my London blog for a full review, with a video

   to Dr. Johnson’s House The CityHave a look around Dr Samuel Johnson's London townhouse for free, when it takes part in the 'Open House' event.

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