Missed our Christmas Fayre? Read all about it here on our latest blog post:

The exhibition on the Victorian showman Albert Smith that the Librarian here wrote much of the catalogue for, and spoke on, in Turin has now moved to the shores of Lake Geneva near Montreux until September 2019:

For a magical night of merrymaking come to our Evening Wassail on January 19! There will be singing, toasting and torch-lit procession to the orchard in the Walled Garden. Special guests performing on the night are the Shanty Men! Find out more here:

Evening Orchard Wassail ~ Chawton House

Saturday 19th January 2019 - A magical night of merrymaking following the ancient tradition of the Orchard Wassail! There will be singing, toasting an...

Although we’re officially closed for 2018, you can still book a group tour in the winter months. Find out more here:

The house is closed to the public after today until 4th Mar. However the reading room is still open for research on weekdays until 18th Dec and then from 7th Jan. Advance notice is needed - for more details go to:

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