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Charles Dickens Birthplace
393 Old Commercial Road
Portsmouth
Hampshire

PO1 4GL | View map
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Built in 1805, this is the birthplace of the famous novelist in 1812. Now restored and furnished to illustrate the middle-class taste of the early 19th century, the museum dipsplays items pertaining to Dickens' work, portraits of the Dickens' family and the couch on which he died. Information in 10 languages.

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Nearest UK Airport: Southampton
Months Open: April - October
Groups/Parties Welcome: Yes
Discount for Groups: Yes
Car Parking: Yes
Admission Price: £2.50
Gift Shop: Yes

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