Jane Austen trail

www.visitwinchester.co.uk/jane-austen-trail

  • A sketch of Jane Austen
  • Jane Austen's House, Chawton
  • A sketch of Jane Austen
  • Jane Austen's House, Chawton

Start at Winchester Tourist Information Centre

The Broadway, Winchester

SO23 9GH

Follow our trail to discover more about Austen's life in Hampshire

As the film and television industry continues to delight us with exquisitely shot Jane Austen adaptations, the question of who the woman behind the novels actually was becomes ever more intriguing. Maybe that’s why each year thousands of visitors continue to flock to the landmarks of her life in Winchester and Hampshire’s surrounding countryside to get closer to the ‘real’ Jane Austen.

Find out why visiting the area is leaving so many Austen readers with a lasting sense of history, place and person.

Visit her house in Chawton and see the memorial above the place where she was finally laid to rest in Winchester Cathedral.

Click on the link below to download the trail leaflet.

PDF iconJane Austen trail.pdf

You can also request a hard copy of the brochure or contact us and we will send one out to you.

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