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Monday 26th July 2021 to Friday 31st December 2021

Exhibition: Botanical Women

Tuesday 21st September 2021

Curator's Tour: Botanical Women

Jane Austen Garden Trail

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14th September 2021

Programme released for the Creative Footsteps festival!

  Chawton House is taking part in East Hampshire's first ever literary festival! Between 2 and 10 October the area’s first nature and literary festival

4th August 2021

Our New Deputy Director

This August, we welcome Dr Kim Simpson into a new role as Deputy Director. Kim has been the Postdoctoral Fellow at Chawton House since 2016,

18th July 2021

‘this favourite writer’: Mary Russell Mitford on Jane Austen

.   On this day in 1817, Jane Austen died. To commemorate her life, we are sharing the title article from our latest issue of