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Jane Austen's House Museum in Chawton is the cottage where Jane Austen lived and wrote. It is the most treasured Austen site in the world. It was in this house that Jane's genius flourished and where she wrote, revised and had published all her...more
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Hours Today: 10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Jane Austens House Winchester Road, Chawton, Alton GU34 1SD, England
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If you are interested in JA or her works, when she lived or how she lived, this is a must-see. To actually walk where she walked or see the table at which she wrote is a thrill for all lovers of good literature. A lovely...More
What an interesting and informative visit we had.Our guide was so knowledgable and enthusiastic ,he was passionate about the place and his enthusiasm shone through,
Nice extra touch was the lavender to make your own small bag,the quills to write with and the clothes to...More
Interesting museum which is located in a home she inhabited. A film gives some background to her life. The house is furnished and wallpapered with items from the time she lived there. There are some of Jane's handwritten letters. The shop sells her books and...More
A must see for all readerswho love Jane Austen (or the movies/tv series, Mr. Darcy). This is the house she lived in with her mother, sister and a female friend of the family. Jane lived there until a few months before her unfortunate death. A...More
Jane Austen House Museum was one of the spots we took our Canadian friends to visit and tour around. Volunteer staff gave us an excellent background of the House and of the huge library with full of some collectors books. The house with adjoining farm...More
I visited with friends who are ardent Austen fans. The house is charming and is perfectly situated in beautiful Chawton village where time seems to have stood still. The gardens are well maintained and were a pleasure to wander around.
It wasn't too busy when...More
We had a very enjoyable visit to the JAHM. We had to drive a little out of our way to get there, but it was totally worth the inconvenience. I'm an Austen tragic, so I was always going to enjoy the house, but I really...More
Gorgeous gardens and immaculately arranged house. I really appreciated the video at the beginning about Jane Austen's life. The guides were very helpful and shared a great story about the wallpaper. I really loved the DIY lavender bags and calligraphy with quills, as well as...More
No, that I could see. You could always call or email some of the local restaurants and see if you could pay a fee to leave it there...otherwise if your coming by train from a larger station you might be able to get a locker.