Jane Austen died in Winchester in 1817, in rented rooms in College Street. She was buried in the north aisle of the Cathedral. This tour offers visitors an intimate and often amusing insight into her life and connections with the Cathedral. The tour will include a walk through the Cathedral's historic Inner Close to the house on College Street where Jane and Cassandra stayed during their time in Winchester.
Tours will be taking place on the first Saturday of the month from February to November 2017. (Note: Additional dates have been added due to high demand. Tours will now also be on the following dates: 12, 19, 26 August and 9, 16, 23, 30 September)
Tickets: ¬£12.50 (plus 75p per ticket booking fee, capped at ¬£5) Includes tea or coffee and cake taken in the Cathedral Refectory after the tour, available online or by phone on 01962 857 275. Tour last approx 1 hour.
To shop our range of Jane Austen products click¬†here¬†or visit the Cathedral Gift Shop.