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The Jane Austen Centre

34 locals recommend ·

Tips from locals

October 14, 2019
Great insight into Jane Austen and a great tea shop on the top floor.
October 08, 2019
The ultimate treat for Jane Austen fans! With the Centre's thought of detail, you will easily imagine daily life in the Regency period.
August 06, 2019
Jane Austen author and local of bath
August 06, 2019
The Jane Austen Centre at 40 Gay Street in Bath, Somerset, England, is a permanent exhibition which tells the story of Jane Austen's Bath experience – the effect that visiting and living in the city had on her and her writing.
July 27, 2019
A must see if you’re a fan! And watch out for the Jane Austen Festival held in Bath in September (13-22 September 2019).

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40 Gay Street
Queen Square, Bath BA1 2NT
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