Borough
Architectural period
Architectural type
Facility

We will be launching the 2021 programme at 12pm on 11 August 2021

  • Franklin's Floor
  • View from outside
  • Georgian decoration on central staircase

Benjamin Franklin House

Baron William Craven the Younger

place
36 Craven Street, WC2N 5NF
info_outline
Toilets

Travel Information

subway
Nearest tube: Embankment, Charing Cross
train
Nearest train: Charing Cross
Grade I listed Georgian house, the only surviving home of Benjamin Franklin, retaining many original features including central staircase, lathing, 18th Century panelling, stoves, windows, fittings and beams.

Events

Saturday 4th September
Architectural Tours of Benjamin Franklin House
schedule Time: 11am to 4.30pm
group Capacity: 10
Timed entry on first come first served basis. Book at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/open-house-london-architectural-tour-of-benjamin-franklin-house-tickets-117986539917
Sunday 5th September
Architectural Tours of Benjamin Franklin House
schedule Time: 11am to 4pm
group Capacity: 10
Timed entry on first come first served basis. Book at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/open-house-london-architectural-tour-of-benjamin-franklin-house-tickets-117986539917

Design

Original design
Baron William Craven the Younger, 1732
Restoration
Patrick Dillon Architect, 1998
Type
Historical house, Museum
Period
Georgian