Welcome to the Jane Austen Centre and Jane Austen Online Gift Shop
The Jane Austen Centre offers you a snapshot of life during Regency times and explores how living in this magnificent city affected Jane Austen and her writing.
The centre is closed for refurbishment and will reopen on the 22nd January, we look forward to seeing you then.
Jane Austen, 1775 - 1817
Stepping into Austen's world
Let our famous costumed Guides take you on a journey through the Jane Austen Centre. Have fun dressing up, tasting some Regency food, writing with quill pen and ink and even having your picture taken with the world famous Jane Austen waxwork.
We're easy to find
The Jane Austen Centre is located in a beautiful Georgian building in the heart of the City of Bath. Situated between the architectural attractions of Queen Square and the Circus, and just a short stroll from Bath Abbey, the Assembly Rooms and the Roman Baths.
Try your hand at writing using a quill pen and ink or have your photograph taken whilst dressed in our extensive selection of Regency dresses, bonnets and shawls.
The Regency Tea Room
After your visit, enjoy a pot of real leaf tea, some home-made cake, a delicious cream tea or a tasty light lunch upstairs in the famous Regency Tea Room.
We have achieved Tea Guild ‘Award of Excellence’ status so you can expect an exceptional level of quality and service.
Awarded Trip Advisor’s Certificate of Excellence.
If you would like to contact us regarding group bookings or further information please email firstname.lastname@example.org.