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Jane Austen’s 240th birthday

A Jane Austen Afternoon

 

  • Celebrate the week of Jane Austen’s 240th birthday with Regency dancing at Manhattan’s oldest home, the historic Morris-Jumel Mansion! Join us for English country dances and cotillions from the 1780s to 1810s with dance historian Susan de Guardiola.  Light refreshments will be served. Period costume of the late 18th or early 19th century is encouraged and admired (but not required).  Admission is $25. Space is limited, so advanced registration is strongly suggested. To RSVP, call 212-923-8008 or email visitorservices@morrisjumel.org.

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