Jane Austen’s House Museum

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Address: Jane Austen’s House Museum, Chawton, Alton, Hampshire, GU34 1SD
Phone Number: 01420 83262
Opening Hours: Current opening times.
Nearby Attractions: View more days out nearby.

Jane Austen’s House Museum is a museum about the life and works of author Jane Austen situated in the village of Chawton in Hampshire.

This 17th century house is where the author Jane Austen lived for the last eight years of her life. The house is decorated in keeping with the period of her life and features original artefacts, clothing and personal items from the writer’s life. Some of the items on display that belonged to her include books, letters, jewellery and furniture. The house also features a tranquil garden. Audio trail available.

  • Use village car parks.
  • Shop selling books and souvenirs.
  • Refreshments available in the village.

Opening Times:

  • Jan 2nd to Feb 13th: Weekends only 10:30am – 4:30pm
  • Feb 14th to May 31st: Daily 10:30am – 4:30pm
  • Jun 1st to Aug 31st: Daily 10am – 5pm
  • Sept 1st – Jan 1st: Daily 10:30am – 4:30pm
  • Closed: Dec 24th, 25th & 26th

Ticket Prices:

  • Adults – £8
  • Seniors / Students – £6.50
  • Children (6-16 incl) / Disabled – £3
  • Children (under 6) / Carers – Free entry
  • Family Ticket (2 adults & up to 3 children) – £20

Prices and opening hours correct as at June 2016.


Before you start your journey to Jane Austen’s House Museum for your day out, we recommend that you check their website or contact them to confirm opening times and admission prices.

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