2022

Gill Hornby- Godmersham Park

Thursday 30th June 2022

Chawton House

Gill Hornby- Godmersham Park

Join Sunday Times bestselling author Gill Hornby for the launch of her latest book ‘Godmersham Park’ in the historical setting of Edward Austen’s Chawton House.  

Chawton House Garden Tour

Sunday 26th June 2022

Chawton House

Chawton House Garden Tour

Explore the beautiful grounds of Chawton House with your knowledgable guide, taking in the Wilderness, Walled Garden, and the stunning views over the Parkland. 

Food From Jane Austen's Kitchen

Friday 24th June 2022

Chawton House

Food From Jane Austen's Kitchen

Enjoy a three-course meal in Chawton House, frequented by Jane Austen and known to her as the “Great House”.

Curator's Tour of A Costume of Sport

Thursday 23rd June 2022

Chawton House

Curator's Tour of A Costume of Sport

Join exhibition Curator, Clio O’Sullivan, for a fascinating tour of our latest exhibition ‘A Costume of Sport.’

Edward Knight II at Chawton House

Wednesday 22nd June 2022

Chawton House

Edward Knight II at Chawton House

In this illustrated presentation, Hazel Jones will trace Edward Knight’s years at Chawton House with his two extensive, often quarrelsome families.

Jane Austen & Scandal

Monday 20th June 2022

Chawton House

Jane Austen & Scandal

Catch up on all the gossip with Clio O’Sullivan, who discusses the Austen family’s involvement with the scandals of the day.

Embroidery Workshop with Abigail Rose Creative

Monday 20th June 2022

Chawton House

Embroidery Workshop with Abigail Rose Creative

Learn how to embroider like Jane Austen, using beautiful designs from the Regency era.

Father's Day Gentleman's Afternoon Tea

Sunday 19th June 2022

Chawton House

Father's Day Gentleman's Afternoon Tea

With a special Afternoon Tea menu created just for Father’s Day, this is the perfect opportunity to come together with your family and celebrate that special someone.

Father's Day Brunch

Sunday 19th June 2022

Chawton House

Father's Day Brunch

Spend time with your loved ones this Father’s Day and start your celebrations with a delicious brunch in the Old Kitchen.

Outdoor Theatre: The HandleBards- Twelfth Night

Wednesday 15th June 2022

Chawton House

Outdoor Theatre: The HandleBards- Twelfth Night

Join The HandleBards at Chawton House for a bicycle-powered, laugh-out-loud production of Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night.