Visitor Information for Charles Dickens’ Birthplace Museum

The Museum's address is:
Charles Dickens Birthplace
393 Old Commercial Road

2016-17 Opening Hours

Closed until Thursday 30th March 2017.
Open Friday 31st March - Sunday 1st October 2017, Friday - Sunday only, 10am - 5.30pm.
Last entry to Charles Dickens' Birthplace Museum 30 minutes before closing time.
The museum will open on Tuesday 7th February to celebrate Charles Dickens' birthday.

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2016 Admission prices
Adult: £4.20
Senior Citizen: £3.70
Unaccompanied Child (U18): £3.20
Students: £3.20
Portsmouth Leisure Card Holders: £2.50
Child (U18): Free when accompanied by a paying adult

We do not have an online ticketing system at present but we do accept all major payment cards, cash or cheques at the museum. Advance booking is not required, just buy your tickets on the day. For a complete listing of admission charges for all our museums and group prices click here

The museum has a well-stocked shop selling a wide and varied range of souvenirs, gifts, china and books, including all major works by Charles Dickens and biographies of this famous author

Dickens Quote:

Have a heart that never hardens, and a temper that never tires, and a touch that never hurts.