Established in 1940, the Society’s main aim is to foster the appreciation and study of the work, life and times of Jane Austen, and the Austen family. More about the Society


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Give a loose to your fancy, indulge your imagination in every possible flight…Elizabeth Bennet, Pride and Prejudice

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22 June 2024

Edinburgh, United Kingdom

7 July 2024

Market Drayton, United Kingdom

13 July 2024

Hartlepool, United Kingdom

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Jane Austen Society 2024 Conference

4 April 2024|

The Jane Austen Society Conference  will be held from 5th to 8th September 2024.  The programme and registration form are now available in the members’ area.  Deadline for registration is 22 May.

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He will always be Mr. Bennet to me Great loss.


☀️ Join us from 11-21 July for a festival of exclusive events commemorating the anniversary of Jane Austen’s death and celebrating her life, works and legacy. This year also marks the 75th anniversary of the opening of the House as a museum!

📖 Over these two long weekends we’ll be dressing up, running special tours and talks, staying open late for pizza and prosecco, hosting a creative writing session and virtual and in-person book clubs!

👉 Head here to FIND OUT MORE and view the full festival programme:

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Looks like fun!