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 September the House will be open from Wednesdays to Sundays, with a small capacity for dine-in available in the Old Kitchen Tearoom on Mondays – Fridays. On Mondays and Tuesdays we will continue to offer the Great Hall for dine-in lunches and cream teas.

The Gardens will continue to be open 7 days a week, with a takeaway service running from the Old Kitchen Tearoom for ticket-holders. Read here for full information and to book tickets.

Gardens open 7 days a week. More Information

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Monday 2nd March 2020 to Wednesday 30th December 2020

Online Exhibition: Man Up!

Thursday 24th September 2020

Gender Rebels: Author's talk with Anneka Harry

Friday 25th September 2020

September Sunsets

Saturday 26th September 2020 to Sunday 27th September 2020

Creative Writing Workshop - Writing Historical Fiction

Jane Austen Garden Trail

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14th September 2020

Chawton House's Jane Austen Quiz: the answers!

Last month we hosted our last Summer Series event, finishing with a quiz on all things Jane Austen! We are now posting the answers (long

25th August 2020

Chawton House's Jane Austen Quiz!

Last night we hosted our last Summer Series event, finishing with a quiz on all things Jane Austen! As we had so much fun, we

20th August 2020

Stay local with Chawton House this late summer

Escape to Chawton House, your local get away  Chawton House, Hampshire, August 2020. See out the last of the long summer days in the beautiful setting of Chawton House. With a Country Fair, Sunday