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janeaustendiscoverycentre2- in conjunction with “The Mysterious Miss Austen” exhibition in The Gallery.

Saturdays from 13th May to 22nd July inclusive (not 10th June – see below). Starting at 3.30pm - ticket holders should meet your guide outside the Discovery Centre café.

Take a tour around Regency Winchester and find out about the 'races and revels and dissolute measures' referred to by Jane Austen. There were riots too! Your walk will take approximately 90 mins and end outside the Cathedral. Participants may then, if they wish, go inside to see Jane Austen’s grave and attend Evensong at 5.30pm. (Free entry if attending the service). Note: Cathedral services are sometimes subject to change; please check the Cathedral website).

On Saturday 10th June the tour will start at 3.00pm from the Tourist Information Centre and will include a guided visit inside the Cathedral, for which entry via the guide will cost £2.50 (Friends of the Cathedral free entry).

Tickets: £6.50 adults, £2 children.  In advance from the Tourist Information Centre, The Broadway, Winchester SO23 9GH Tel: 01962 840500 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.   Or from the guide on the day if still available (max group size 25).

 

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Jane Austen Tours

 

Testimonials:

“Well worthwhile - good introduction to Winchester. Good value for money.”

“The tour provided an excellent introduction to and insight into the city's life and history. The guide was first class.”

“Very good tour with well informed and friendly guide. Will be taking another tour tomorrow.”