Jane Austen at King's

Jane Austen at King's

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Image by Sir Cam

To mark the bicentenary year of Jane Austen's death, King's College Library and Archives are hosting an exhibition showcasing first and early editions of the author's much-loved novels.
Friday, 22 September 2017 - 2.00pm to 4.00pm BST
Open to: 
Alumni and guests
Theme: 
Art and culture, Museums and collections, Colleges
Capacity: 
100

Also featuring in the exhibition will be the autograph manuscript of her unfinished novel Sanditon and treasures from the special collections in the College Archives and Library celebrating the Austen family's connection with the College.

Price: 
Free of charge

Location

King's College Library
King's Parade
Cambridge
CB2 1ST
United Kingdom

Accessibility

Wheelchair users will have several hundred metres to traverse, mostly on York stone paving but with about 30 metres of gravel at the end. There is a lift to the exhibition space. It is key-operated; wheelchair users can ring a doorbell to get access to the lift.