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Gad’s Hill Place Tours with Cream Tea

12 June, 2016 at 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm

- £5.00 – £9.50
Gad's Hill Place, Higham, Gravesham

Visit the former home of Charles Dickens – his ‘Little Kentish Freehold’. When he was a boy Charles Dickens and his father took a walk through Kent. On Gravesend Road they passed a house called Gad’s Hill Place. Young Charles was impressed and bought the house in 1856. In this house he wrote his last four Novels, including Great Expectations and A Tale of Two Cities. He lived there until his death in 1870.

Gad’s Hill is set in pleasant grounds. You can visit the ground floor of the house, stroll in the gardens and appreciate Dickens’ love for his country home in the Garden of England. Enjoy a tour with a Dickens Fellowship guide followed by a cream tea.

Tours are at 1pm, 2.15pm and 3.30pm.

Adults – £9.50, Children 7-13 years £5.00, unders 7s free.

Booking is essential.

Details

Date:
12 June, 2016
Time:
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Cost:
£5.00 – £9.50
Event Category:

Organiser

Gravesend Information Centre
Phone:
01474 337600
Email:
info@visitgravesend.co.uk

Venue

Gad’s Hill Place
Gravesend Road,
Higham, ME3 7PA, United Kingdom
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Details

Date:
12 June, 2016
Time:
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Cost:
£5.00 – £9.50
Event Category:

Organiser

Gravesend Information Centre
Phone:
01474 337600
Email:
info@visitgravesend.co.uk

Venue

Gad’s Hill Place
Gravesend Road,
Higham, ME3 7PA, United Kingdom
+ Google Map