2019

Saturday 16th November 2019

Chawton House

Lady Mary Wortley Montagu "Lady in The Veil"

Performance based on the life and works of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu – the eccentric literary genius and the unsung pioneer.

Saturday 16th November 2019

Chawton House

Writing Workshop: "Giving Voice to the Ancestors"

Workshop that explores the writing of dramatic monologues for characters from history including local, family and personal history.

Saturday 9th November 2019

Chawton House

Creative Writing Workshop - Finding the Plot

Everyone has a story to tell! This informal session will include a series of exercises to help you develop ideas into words.

Monday 4th November 2019

Chawton House

Curator’s Talk: Writing Women’s Rights

Join Dr Kim Simpson, co-curator of the 2019 library display Writing Women’s Rights for a talk on the featured authors on display

Monday 4th November 2019

Chawton House

Photography Workshop

Enjoy a day of creativity within the Hampshire Countryside, based here at the beautiful setting of Chawton House.  

Sunday 3rd November 2019

Chawton House

DATE CHANGED: Late Night Opening: Bonfire Night

Soak up the atmosphere of the house by candlelight in this rare after hours opening.

Friday 1st November 2019

Chawton House

***SOLD OUT*** Late Night Gothic

Experience Chawton House after dark on a candlelit Halloween tour, led by costumed guides.

Thursday 31st October 2019

Chawton House

**SOLD OUT** Late Night Gothic

Experience Chawton House after dark on a candlelit Halloween tour, led by costumed guides.

Tuesday 29th October 2019

Chawton House

Half Term: Louie Stowell - The Dragon in the Library

There be dragons in Chawton House’s library this half term! Join us for this special author reading event.

Thursday 24th October 2019

Chawton House

Modern Calligraphy Workshop - Brush Pen

Learn how to create your very own beautiful calligraphy quotes in the historic setting of Chawton House.