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Down House

I have been a loyal customer for over 10 years. I have the following Rick Steves' books: Europe Through The Backdoor, Western Europe, Eastern Europe, Europe 101, Travel as a Political Act, and Mediterranean Cruise Ports. I have looked in a number of your books, and also online, and I cannot find anything on Down House. How do I get there? What are their hours? You cover every church and art exhibit in Europe, but nothing on the man who redefined life as we know it.

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Down House is in Downe, Kent. You can take the train from London Victoria Station to Bromley South. From Bromley station you can take a taxi to Downe Village or bus #146 to Downe Village.

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The website for the house is easy to find.

Rick Steves has never actually been to England. At least, not the one I have lived in for 55 years.