Events

Exhibitions

A permanent exhibition situated beside her grave in the north nave aisle of Winchester Cathedral. Read about Jane's birth and childhood in Steventon, the family's move to Bath, her return to...

Start date: 11/10/2016
End date: 31/12/2017
Location: Winchester Cathedral, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 9LS, United Kingdom
Exhibitions

This permanent exhibition was installed in 2010 to mark the bicentenary decade of Jane Austen’s heyday. The exhibition is situated beside her grave and tells the story of Jane’s life in Hampshire...

Start date: 01/02/2017
End date: 31/12/2017
Location: Winchester Cathedral, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 9LS, United Kingdom
Experience

Enjoy a break away in the heart of Jane Austen Country as part of her 200th Anniversary celebrations at Tylney Hall Hotel & Gardens. 

Start date: 01/03/2017
End date: 31/12/2017
Location: Tylney Hall Hotel, Rotherwick, Hook, Hampshire, RG27 9AZ, United Kingdom
Exhibitions

200 years after her death, Jane Austen in 41 Objects is a celebration of Jane Austen’s life. Jane was only 41 years old when she died in 1817, and Jane Austen in 41 Objects tells...

Start date: 03/03/2017
End date: 23/12/2017
Location: Jane Austens House Museum, Chawton, Alton, Hampshire, GU34 1SD, United Kingdom
Performance

To mark the 200th anniversary of Jane Austen’s death, Audible presents an all-star dramatisation of the author’s light-hearted gothic satire, Northanger Abbey

Produced by Audible’s Grammy-...

Start date: 18/07/2017
End date: 31/12/2017
Location: United Kingdom
Exhibitions

'Inspired by the Word' is a multi-venue visual arts exhibition by contemporary artists celebrating the literature of Hampshire writers - Jane Austen, Edward Thomas and Gilbert White. The theme...

Start date: 11/10/2017
End date: 31/12/2017
Location: Winchester Cathedral, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 9LS, United Kingdom
Talks

Discovered in a Cotswolds’ cottage, a stash of over 110 Regency-era love letters penned by the Reverend George Bisset, Vicar of Malmesbury Abbey to Lady Catherine Howard, only daughter of the Earl...

Start date: 23/11/2017
End date: 23/11/2017
Location: Chawton House Library, Chawton, Alton, Hampshire, GU34 1SJ, United Kingdom
Talks

Jane Austen was born on 16 December. Join us for an early celebration of her birthday in festive style with mince pies and mulled wine before the talk.

Jane Austen’s obsession with houses...

Start date: 07/12/2017
End date: 07/12/2017
Location: Chawton House Library, Chawton, Alton, Hampshire, GU34 1SJ, United Kingdom
Celebration

Come and enjoy Jane Austen’s House Museum as part of our annual open day which marks Jane Austen’s birthday, giving free house admission to all visitors. Mince pies will be served and there will...

Start date: 16/12/2017
End date: 16/12/2017
Location: Jane Austen's House Museum, Chawton, Alton, Hampshire, GU34 1SD, United Kingdom
Celebration

It's Jane Austen's 242nd birthday and in this 200th anniversary year, you are invited to a rather special party, attended by Miss Austen herself!

The Mayor and Mayoress of Winchester and...

Start date: 16/12/2017
End date: 16/12/2017
Location: Guildhall, Broadway, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 9GH, United Kingdom