Benjamin Franklin House

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Benjamin Franklin House, 36 Craven Street, Westminster WC2N 5NF
0207 839 2006

Opening times and price

Opening hours:
Architectural Tour: 12 noon, 1 PM, 2 PM, 3.15 PM and 4.15 PM (Mon only) – Historical Experience: 12 noon, 1 PM, 2 PM, 3.15 PM and 4.15 PM (Wed-Sun)
Ticket cost:
Adults £8.00; Children free entry (under-16)
Visiting hours and entry charges are subject to change
Time required:
A typical visit to Benjamin Franklin House lasts 45 mins (approx)

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The nearest train station to Benjamin Franklin House is Charing Cross
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