Dr. Johnson’s House events  

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Dr Johnson’s House
Dr. Johnson’s House, 17 Gough Square (off Fleet Street), The City,
London EC4A 3DE
Opening times:
11 AM to 5 PM (Mon-Sat, Oct-Apr); 11 AM to 5.30 PM (Mon-Sat, May-Sep)
Time required:
1 hour (approx)
Adults £4.50; Children £1.50 (5-17); Family ticket £10.00
Note: Opening times & prices are subject to change, and may not apply on public holidays. Always reconfirm with the venue before making plans.
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