Useful Links

Scroll down for more useful Brontë-linked sites

Scroll down for more useful Brontë-linked sites

More information on the Brontës and their work A fully comprehensive, detailed list of everything the Brontës are known to have read, or are likely to have read, with quotations that link their reading to their writing. Reader’s Guide to Wuthering Heights The British Library's factsheet on Charlotte Bronte, including a detailed overview of her life and work.

Places associated with the Brontës birthplace of the Brontes in Thornton near Bradford. Brontë Homeland Interpretative Centre in Northern Ireland, birthplace of Patrick Brontë Videos and DVDs about the Haworth area Information on Red House, model for ‘Briarmains’ in Shirley 16th-century manor house and park, model for ‘Fieldhead’ in Shirley The Clergy Daughters’ School, Cowan Bridge, model for Jane Eyre's ‘Lowood’ What’s on in Haworth, shops, tearooms, accommodation and parking Preserved steam railway links Keighley to the picturesque Pennine village of Oxenhope Other local tourist attractions and accommodation Places related to the Brontë Parsonage Museum, plus where to stay and eat Tourism and leisure in the Bradford district, including other nearby museums and galleries Information about Haworth and the Yorkshire Dales area The Yorkshire Dales North Yorkshire Moors Yorkshire Coast


Chat rooms, blogs and associated literary societies Home page of the Gaskell society Well maintained updates of Brontë stories in the news Another excellent blog, this one from Canada


Other Brontë Societies

Australian Brontë Association

Brontë Society,  Brussels, Belgium

US Brontë Society: Heartland West  (Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska)

US Brontë Society: Heartland East (Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin)

US Brontë Society: Deep South (Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, South Carolina)

US Brontë Society: New York State

US Brontë Society: New England (Connecticut, Maine, Massachusets, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont)

US Brontë Society: West (Idaho, Montana, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Washington, Wyoming)

US Brontë Society: Northeast (Delaware, New Jersey, Pennsylvania)

US Brontë Society: Southeast (District of Columbia, Kentucky, Maryland, North Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia)

General address for all states not listed aboveBrontë Society American Chapters


More information on the Museum and its exhibits Group dedicated to improving the literary Homes and Museums of Great Britain links to its member Houses and Museums from the home page