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Thursday 28th April 2022 to Sunday 4th September 2022

Exhibition: A Costume of Sport

Saturday 30th April 2022 to Sunday 19th June 2022

The Borrowers Return To Chawton House

Friday 20th May 2022

Guided Tour of Chawton House

Jane Austen Garden Trail

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13th May 2022

Tatty Devine x Chawton House

Meet the co-founder of Tatty Devine, Rosie Wolfenden, who created a beautiful collection of jewellery, inspired by her visit to Chawton House In case you

10th May 2022

Happy Birthday Edward Knight II

  Today We’re Celebrating Edward Knight II’s Birthday! On this day in 1794, Edward Knight II was born Edward Austen in Godmersham, Kent.   The

4th May 2022

Chawton House has acquired a rare copy of Charlotte Smith's first novel

Chawton House has acquired a rare copy of Charlotte Smith's (1749-1806) first novel, Manon L'Escaut: or, The Fatal Attachment We are delighted to announce the