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Dickens World - CLOSED

Chatham Maritime, Chatham ME4 4LL, England
+44 844 858 6656
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This attraction has closed down!!!!

This attraction is now closed but even when it was open it really wasn't worth the money it cost to... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
Wendy C
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Brett

Food was lovely and the staff were attentive. Also garden had a nice pub garden with a play area... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2017
plenty_in_da_tank
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Kent, United Kingdom
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Dickens World The Grand Tour launched on 23rd March 2013. This is a new totally immersive, live 'Grand Tour'. Recreating a fantastical Dickensian World. Visitors can enjoy a journey of discovery as they join their unique tour guide and take a step back in time to the Dickensian England that Charles Dickens knew and wrote about in his novels and short stories.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“our tour guide” (169 reviews)
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Chatham Maritime, Chatham ME4 4LL, England
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+44 844 858 6656

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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

This attraction is now closed but even when it was open it really wasn't worth the money it cost to get in. Better to visit Chatham historic dockyard instead.

3  Thank Wendy C
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Food was lovely and the staff were attentive. Also garden had a nice pub garden with a play area for children.

Thank plenty_in_da_tank
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

If your a massive lover of dickens this is the place for you.. Step back into the olden times with a modern twist of an inside log flume ride Couldn't recommend more but the only negative I can give is the price... too expensive for...More

Thank Mart C
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Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Was exellent brought the old times to life and a real feel of how poverty took hold of the lifestyle of the ducklings character s

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Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

this place was closed even though we had booked weeks in advance. no one bothered to inform us and we suffered financial losses as a result. the owner has never responded to my emails Avoid this place at all cost before the same happens to...More

Thank Merctaxis
Reviewed 10 October 2016

We got a groupon deal for entrance and a drink for £5 each, this is excellent value for money. The tour guide, Tiny Tim, was very good and kept us all entertained. The kids loved it and learnt about Victorian times.

Thank emgems2012
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Our guide was Tiny Tim he was brilliant funny and very entertaining keeping even the youngest of children entertained. We learnt lots off interesting facts about Charles Dickens and about Victorian England. The set is fantastic lots of things to see, will certainly be going...More

Thank kellyarnoldka
Reviewed 10 October 2016

The attraction is normally £7.50, but we went through Groupon for £5 each. For a good hour and a half visit, I would happily pay the full price. We did book, but there were still spaces on the day for people just turning up. I...More

Thank Gary P
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

I have lived in Medway for 37 years and experienced the massive changes since the closure of the Dockyard etc. Dockside and Dickens World were not top of my visit list! But daughter-in-law wanted to go and I really enjoyed it. Informative not only about...More

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

The guide 'tiny tim' was very funny and made sure the whole group were included. I learnt some really good information too about Victorian times and Charles dickens himself. Wouldn't recommend for young children who may get a bit bored walking round though, I know...More

Thank loudan26
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