COVID-19 UPDATE: From Monday 14 September, visitors can only visit in groups of up to 6 people (unless they are visiting as a household or support bubble which is larger than six).

From October the House and Gardens will be open 7 days a week, with a takeaway service and small capacity for dine-in available in the Old Kitchen Tearoom every day. Read here for full information and to book tickets.

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Monday 2nd March 2020 to Wednesday 30th December 2020

Online Exhibition: Man Up!

Monday 26th October 2020 to Sunday 1st November 2020

HALF TERM: Gothic Garden Trail

Monday 26th October 2020 to Saturday 31st October 2020

Halloween Afternoon Tea

Thursday 29th October 2020 to Saturday 31st October 2020

Tales of Terror! Gothic Stories by the Virtual Fireside

Jane Austen Garden Trail

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28th October 2020

Made in Lockdown: a new exhibition at Chawton House

Chawton House launches a special exhibition featuring items made by volunteers over Lockdown for November’s ‘Craft Month’ Chawton House, Hampshire, October 2020. With staying at

9th October 2020

We've received a lifeline grant from Government’s Culture Recovery Fund!

Almost 450 heritage organisations in England, including Chawton House have been awarded cash from the first round of the Culture Recovery Fund for Heritage Grants

1st October 2020

Gothic Month at Chawton House

Chawton House launches a special programme of events on all things Gothic! Chawton House, Hampshire, October 2020. To celebrate the spookiest holiday of the year,