‘Six Winters’ – online, onsite, for families and by candlelight…

Our new exhibition presents six memorable winter scenes from Jane Austen’s life and novels. There's lots to see, hear and even smell! Join us in Chawton for a candle-lit tour, get the kids involved with our family trail, or sit back with a cup of tea and enjoy it from home - everyone's welcome!

🎨 Family trail

Get the kids involved with our fun family trail. Pick up a copy at the House, or download and print home.

Use the trail to pick out information, answer questions and inspire creativity!

🕯️ Candlelight tour

Join us on Friday 17 December for a special, candle-lit evening tour of the House and exhibition. In a small group, you’ll enjoy a guided tour of the House, visiting six winter scenes from Jane Austen’s life and novels. We’ll finish with warming mulled wine and mince pies in the Historic Kitchen. Find out more and book tickets…

💻 Online exhibition

For those who can’t visit in person, we have developed an online version of the exhibition that you can enjoy from home! Find it here.

🚶 Visit in person

We are open at weekends and on selected days in December and January. Check availability and book tickets here!

Exhibition entry is included with your ticket. As the exhibition is spread around the site, you can pick up an Exhibition Map as you enter and use it to follow the exhibition trail around the House.

However you experience ‘Six Winters’ – we hope you enjoy it and we’d love to hear what you think! Tag us on social media to share your pictures and experiences! #JaneAustensHouse