We are closed but have a number of virtual offerings to discover!
“It is in the first Place necessary to be careful in preserving Health” – Benjamin Franklin, 1786
The House is currently closed due to national lockdown in England. In accordance with our mission to bring history and innovation to life through the world’s only surviving home of Benjamin Franklin, please enjoy a number of online offerings:
And if you can, please consider supporting us. We have lost nearly all our earned income. You can donate here.
Please do not hesitate to contact us at email@example.com at any time.
Benjamin Franklin House is a five-storey townhouse with a staircase between each floor. The floors and stairs are uneven and sloping. There are handrails on all of the staircases and there is visitor seating in all of the historic rooms; given the Grade I nature of the building and the different levels of the building, there is no wheelchair access.
Carers are admitted free of charge and visitors with disabilities qualify for concessionary tickets.
Guide and hearing dogs are permitted in all areas of the House.
For more information about access please contact visitor services at +44 207 839 2008 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Facilities include the Benjamin Franklin House Shop and restrooms located in the basement.
Pushchairs can be left at reception as they are not usable through the building and large bags can be stored at reception.