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A Quick Overview of Benjamin Franklin House
Benjamin Franklin House is a museum in a terraced Georgian house at 36 Craven Street,London, close to Trafalgar Square. It is the only surviving former residence of Benjamin Franklin, one of the Founding Fathers of the United States.
- The house dates from c. 1730, and Franklin lived and worked there for sixteen years.
- The museum opened to the public on 17 January 2006.
- The chairman is American-British investment banker and philanthropist John Studzinski.