Treasures Talk – Exploring the Collection at Jane Austen’s House

Join us for a delicious dive into the history of Jane Austen’s House and some of its most precious treasures...

Tuesday 20 April
6:00pm — 7:00pm

Join Sophie Reynolds, Collections & Interpretation Manager, for a special online talk about the history of Jane Austen’s House and its collection.

In this online event we’ll reveal some of the Museum’s most precious objects, from Jane Austen’s tiny writing table to pieces of her jewellery, portraits and paintings of her family, games she played, books she read and letters she wrote – even a lock of her hair.

You’ll get to see some of our most treasured objects close up and learn about their history and their significance.

Jane Austen's small wooden writing table, with a facsimile letter and feather quill

Jane Austen’s writing table ©Jane Austen’s House

Date: Tuesday 20 April 2021

Time: 18:00 BST

Duration: 1 hour 

Price: £5 

Book here

This event will take place on Zoom. Please provide a valid email address, as you will be emailed a link to join the tour in the run up to the event. 

If you are joining as a group or household, please buy one ticket for each person attending.  All proceeds go towards the upkeep of the Museum.