Waking Up the House: Birthday Special

Join us for a birthday special of this very special tour, and get an exclusive glimpse behind the scenes as Jane Austen’s House wakes up for the day.

Friday 16 December
9:00am — 10:30am

Join us on Jane Austen’s birthday for an exclusive, early-morning tour of the house she knew and loved. In this exclusive, early-morning tour, we’ll be unlocking doors, opening shutters and letting sunshine into the darkened rooms. Join us for a curatorial journey as we dust, polish and check that everything is in order to start the day. Along the way, we’ll share secrets and stories of this extraordinary house through the ages.

After the tour, you’ll enjoy a light breakfast of tea and toast – just as Jane used to do!


Date: Friday 16 December

Time: 9am – 10.30am

Location: This event will take place at Jane Austen’s House in Chawton. Find us.

Tickets: £16.50

BOOK HERE  (Please make sure you select the right date!)

🫖 Your ticket includes a House tour, followed by a light breakfast of toast, butter and preserves, and a choice of tea or coffee. If you have any dietary requirements, please let us know after booking.

🧑‍🤝‍🧑 Capacity for this event will be kept very low to make it a truly special experience.