19-21 April


Winchester Books Festival

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Welcome to

Winchester Books Festival

This exciting new celebration of reading and creativity offers established authors, new voices and stories well told. The aim of the Festival is to celebrate the best of writing and books in the City where one of the UK’s best loved and most celebrated writers, Jane Austen, lived and died.

The Festival will be taking place on Friday 19th, Saturday 20th and Sunday 21st April 2024.
We have a full schedule of events taking place across the City of Winchester.
Tickets will be on sale from 12 noon on 28 February 2024.

To purchase tickets please use the links in our website or call our box office on: 01962 840440 or email: [email protected]

For further information about the festival contact us at: [email protected]

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