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This #IWD2022 we’re teaming up with @BronteParsonage, @GaskellsHouse & @ChawtonHouse for a fascinating online event about three 19th century blockbuster novelists and the ‘Queen of Science.’

➡️ Read more and book tickets:

DEFINITELY one to get a ticket for! What a wonderful looking event.

#janeausten #elizabethgaskell #brontesisters

We’re getting excited for #PrideandPrejudiceDay on Friday! Prep for the big day by checking which P&P character you’re most like, using our handy quiz!


👇 Share your results with us, even if you get Mr Collins…

#JaneAusten ...#PrideandPrejudice

Thanks to our many generous donors every item in the #BlavatnikHonresfieldLibrary, acquired by @FNL313, will be donated to institutions across the UK, with @natlibscot @AbbotsfordScott and @N_T_S gaining Burns & Scott manuscripts to add to their already wonderful collections. ...

Finally, we're delighted to say that the Honresfield Library Appeal, coordinated by @fnl313, reached its target of £15 million and ensured that a treasure trove of items from the world’s most beloved writers was saved from open auction and secured for the public.

Enjoy a dining experience with a difference this Friday with our Botanical Supper.

Join Katie Childs for a special evening tour of Botanical Women before taking a seat and enjoying a menu inspired by the delights of spring.

Book your tickets today:

📖 Pride and Prejudice was first published on 28 January 1813 - an event we celebrate each year!

As we look forward to #PrideandPrejudiceDay, we explore some of our favourite characters from the novel and related objects in the Museum collection: