The Centre celebrates Bath’s most famous resident and is situated in a splendid Georgian townhouse close by Queens Square. Costumed guides, dressing up, a lovely Tea Room, Jane Austen waxwork and unique Giftshop make this a must-visit attraction.

40 Gay Street, Bath, BA1 2NT
+44 (0)1225 443000

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The exhibition at the Jane Austen Centre in Bath has been created with the guidance of local members of the Jane Austen Society and authorities on Jane Austen. It aims to be not only informative but exciting and illuminating. With knowledgeable staff, a lovely period atmosphere, exclusive film, costume, contemporary exhibits, maps and books. It is the perfect starting point to an exploration of Jane Austen’s Bath.

The Centre at 40 Gay Street in Bath houses a permanent exhibition which tells the story of Jane’s experience in the city between 1801 and 1806 and the effect that living here had on her and her writing.Gay Street is the ideal location for the Jane Austen Centre in Bath, set between two of Bath’s architectural masterpieces, Queen Square and the Circus. Jane Austen actually lived in Gay Street (higher up the hill on the same side, at No.25) for some months in 1805.


From £4.50 to £11.00

Opening Hours

Open every day 9.45am to 5.30pm

Payment Methods

Visa/Mastercard, Visa Debit, Maestro, American Express, Cash (Pounds Sterling)