Royal Pavilion

Jane Austen by the Sea

Walking Dress, seafront, 1818
From The Repository of arts, literature, commerce, manufactures, fashions and politics, published By Rudolf Ackermann
University of Sussex, special collections
Photo: James Pike Photography

This new display will explore Jane Austen’s relationship with the seaside and her views on the Prince Regent and Brighton society during her lifetime, to mark the bicentenary of her death.

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Free with Royal Pavilion admission , members free