Events

Exhibitions

All of Jane Austen's novels focus on family and friendship, but it is widely suggested that the family of Catherine Morland, the heroine of Northanger Abbey, most strongly reflects life...

Start date: 01/02/2018
End date: 31/08/2018
Location: Jane Austen's House Museum, Chawton, GU34 1SD, United Kingdom
Exhibitions

Throughout most of Jane Austen's life, Britain was at war. Although Austen did not often write about war in her novels, it is a subtext to many of the stories and this is particularly true of ...

Start date: 01/09/2018
End date: 31/12/2018
Location: Jane Austen's House Museum, Chawton, GU34 1SD, United Kingdom
Performance

Lose yourself in Jane Austen’s most romantic comedy Persuasion, with this beautiful, witty and wonderfully emotional production by the award-winning Theatre6.

Anne Elliot was young...

Start date: 10/09/2018
End date: 15/09/2018
Location: Theatre Royal Winchester, Jewry Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 8SB, United Kingdom
Trails

Suitable for all abilities, but please wear sturdy footwear.

‘Three or four families in a country village is the very thing to work on…’ - Jane Austen

Join us for a relaxed...

Start date: 21/09/2018
End date: 21/09/2018
Location: Jane Austen's House Museum, Chawton, Hampshire, GU34 1SD, United Kingdom
Talks

Wartime was the ordinary, everyday time of Jane Austen’s adult life. Yet her popular and critical reception through much of the twentieth century was built on her seeming ignorance of public...

Start date: 13/10/2018
End date: 13/10/2018
Location: Jane Austen's House Museum, Chawton, Hampshire, GU34 1SD, United Kingdom