Jane Austen's House

Jane Austen's House

Jane Austen in Hampshire

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Jane Austen is one of England’s most celebrated and greatest novelists and Hampshire played an important part in her life, not just as the place she lived but as inspiration to many of her novels.

Many places in Hampshire are associated with Jane Austen which means Hampshire is the ideal destination for visitors who are looking to discover more about Jane’s life.

Below you'll find all you need to know about Jane Austen and the county's must visit attractions, towns, cities and locations which are connected to the famous writer.

Discover Jane Austen's Chawton

Jane Austen Events

Each year a number of special events, exhibitions and activities take place across the county to celebrate Jane’s life

Jane Austen for Beginners

New to Jane Austen or would like to find out more about her life in Hampshire? Read our beginners guide.

Jane Austen and Hampshire: Attractions and Locations

Find out about Jane's connections with Hampshire and the places that inspired her writing.

Jane Austen Walks and Tours

Discover Jane's Hampshire through a number of guided and self guided tours.

Jane Austen and Travel Trade

Itineraries and more can be found here for the authentic Jane Austen’s Hampshire experience.