Unfortunately the Jane Austen Centre is now closed. We will open safely as soon as we are able.
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.
Jane Austen, 1775 - 1817
Stepping into Austen's world
Let our famous costumed Guides take you on a journey through the 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.
Try it yourself
The Jane Austen Centre is located in a beautiful building in the heart of the Georgian 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 Rooms
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 Rooms.
We have achieved Tea Guild ‘Award of Excellence’ status so you can expect an exceptional level of quality and service.