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Dickens House Musuem

2 Victoria Parade, Broadstairs CT10 1QS, England
+44 1843 861232
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its a little gem

The entry fee is good value. The house itself is full of information about Charles Dickens and... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Rebecca P
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Hertford, United Kingdom
A Dickens of a treat!

A recommended visit for fans of Dicken's work! A delightful experience and the people running it... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
juliewhite2017
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Croydon, United Kingdom
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2 Victoria Parade, Broadstairs CT10 1QS, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The entry fee is good value. The house itself is full of information about Charles Dickens and when we went a helpful guide answered our questions and brought it all to life.

Thank Rebecca P
Reviewed 1 week ago

A recommended visit for fans of Dicken's work! A delightful experience and the people running it have a genuine enthusiasm. The house is set out as it would have looked in his day! This is well worth a visit and a lovely choice of things...More

Thank juliewhite2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very interesting place with full of any informations about famous writer, few exponates and also nice gifts which you can byu in small shop incide of house. Good place for spend time with family especial with kids.

Thank Simon_Pietkun
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Lovely little museum. Such love and care going into this house. The curator was very friendly and proudly showed us some of the artefacts. A really enjoyable visit.

Thank Hazel J
Reviewed 4 December 2016

We wanted to see the Dickens House Museum as it is housed in the cottage that was Charles Dickens’ inspiration for the home of Betsey Trotwood in the novel ‘David Copperfield’. His description of Betsey's cottage with its square gravelled garden full of flowers, and...More

11  Thank Sandygranny
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Not bad but not really worth the price of the entrance fee.It's a nice old house but has a very tenuous relationship to Charles Dickens.I am a great fan of Dickens but I didn't feel any sense of the great man here

Thank Mick853
Reviewed 1 November 2016

If you like Dickens' books it is really interesting. You can almost feel Charles Dickens' presence! Very interesting pictures and historic items.

Thank nickyhenning
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Quaint little house packed with things to see - but don't be disappointed thinking Dickens lived here - he never did. However it has many things connected with him including original letters and first edition books and magazines which the charming curator will tell you...More

Thank Heeleymg
Reviewed 21 October 2016

What a shame this place is let down by the grumpy old man in charge as the place itself is interesting although a bit stuck in the past with many of the displays (possibly that is part of the charm) quite dated I think he...More

1  Thank penfolds_bin_95
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

This museum is worth a visit it was charming and interesting. The curator is an elderly gent who was very keen to share his vast knowledge of Dickens. The museum is well located by the sea just by the information booth. Some interesting pieces to...More

Thank caroline g
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lbmullane
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bandywhite
how much is the entrance ticket
24 May 2015|
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Response from katherine w | Property representative |
Good Morning Dickens house Museum admissions prices are: Adult £3.75 Child (under 16 years old) £2.10 Family (2 adults and upt to 4 children) £10
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bandywhite
what is the cost of ticket
24 May 2015|
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Good morning The museum Admission prices are: Adult £3.75 Child under 16 years £2.10 Family (2 adults & 4 children) £10.00 Gift shop (free entry) All information for your visit can be found on our website We look... More
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