Jane Austen’s Virtual Birthday Party | Jane Austen's House

Jane Austen’s Virtual Birthday Party

sat16dec8:00 pmsat9:00 pmJane Austen’s Virtual Birthday PartyJoin us online, along with fans from across the globe, for a brilliant birthday celebration in this much-loved annual tradition!8:00 pm - 9:00 pm Event CategoryVirtual Event

Event Details

Our virtual birthday party has quickly become a much-loved annual tradition!

This year you can again join us online, along with fans from across the globe, for a brilliant birthday celebration.

Party guests will be treated to fabulous music, fascinating talks, beautiful readings and all sorts of fun and games in the spirit of Jane Austen and her family.

We’ll be joined by some very special guests! Enjoy a mini keynote by fabulous historian and broadcaster Lucinda Hawksley, a quick dive into Georgian prints by historian Alice Loxton, a dramatic reading by actor Rebecca Tanwen, a sneak peak into the making of the Jane Austen collection at Moorcroft Pottery, a reading by Jessica Bull from her debut novel Miss Austen Investigates, and beautiful music by pianist Laura Klein!

Regency attire strongly encouraged!


Date: Saturday 16 December

Time: 8pm – 9pm (GMT)

Location: This event will take place online. Join in from the comfort of your own home!

Tickets: £10

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

💵 Please buy one ticket for each person attending.  All proceeds go towards the upkeep of the Museum. 

🎫 When purchasing your ticket, you will see an optional donation to Jane’s Fund, a  fund set up to help restore and protect Jane Austen’s precious home. This donation is entirely optional but we hugely appreciate any support we receive. Thank you!

📹 This event will be recorded for ticket holders to watch again later. The recording will be available for up to three months.

This is a birthday party so it’s a great excuse to get dressed up… Gowns and bonnets at the ready!


(Saturday) 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm