Events

Exhibitions

An exhibition exploring the differences between girls’ and boys’ education in Georgian England

The classical education offered to boys at public schools like Winchester College was...

Start date: 24/04/2017
End date: 21/08/2017
Trails

In conjunction with the ‘Mysterious Miss Austen’ exhibition at the Discovery Centre, Winchester Tourist Guides are offering a guided walk to explore Jane Austen’s connections with Winchester, the...

Start date: 13/05/2017
End date: 22/07/2017
Celebration

As a lasting legacy to the 200th anniversary of Jane’s death, the Cathedral is inviting visitors to record their personal thoughts of what Jane Austen’s life and work has meant to them. This...

Start date: 15/05/2017
End date: 30/09/2017
Exhibitions

The Friday Art Group at Bentley presents... Jane - her people and places.

A selection of paintings reflecting the life of Jane Austen. 6 - 19 June.

Start date: 06/06/2017
End date: 29/06/2017
Exhibitions

July 1817 saw two deaths: Jane Austen, at the time, was an English novelist with a solid but relatively modest success. Germaine de Staël was a long-standing superstar of pan-European intellectual...

Start date: 12/06/2017
End date: 24/09/2017
Experience

Sitting With Jane is a Jane Austen inspired sculpture trail. The sculptures are all benches – each shaped like an open book - every design unique and hand-painted by a professional artist...

Start date: 15/06/2017
End date: 31/07/2017
Performance

The Jane Austen Regency Week, held in Alton and Chawton in Hampshire, takes place in the last week of June each year. The dates for 2017 are 17 June to 25 June 2017. This festival celebrates Jane...

Start date: 17/06/2017
End date: 25/06/2017
Experience

‘Sitting With Jane’ is a Jane Austen inspired sculpture trail.

The sculptures are all benches, shaped like an open book, and each is uniquely designed and painted by a professional artist...

Start date: 17/06/2017
End date: 31/08/2017
Experience

THAT Gallery is delighted to invite all members of the community to come and 'Make your Mark' to help create a giant portrait of Jane Austen. The canvas will be housed in THAT Gallery.

Start date: 17/06/2017
End date: 08/07/2017
Celebration

As part of Regency week (18th June - 23rd June, 2017), Chawton House Library will be putting on daily events, to include the following:

Meet the Shire Horses

Sunday 18th, 11.00. Meet...

Start date: 18/06/2017
End date: 23/06/2017
Exhibitions

2017 will mark the 200th anniversary of Jane Austen's death. This exhibition will look at what Petersfield was like in her lifetime. A significant part of Petersfield's history, the Georgian era...

Start date: 20/06/2017
End date: 02/09/2017
Talks

Herbal Medicine from Gilbert White to Jane Austen

David Standing has been the head gardener at Gilbert White's house since 1979 and will be giving a short talk exploring herbal medicine in...

Start date: 23/06/2017
End date: 23/06/2017

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