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Basing House

Unearth the amazing stories of Basing House, the nationally important historical ruins of the largest private house in Tudor England, which suffered at the hands of Oliver Cromwell during the English Civil War

"Great afternoon watching the 17th century re-enactment and doing the Easter egg trail. We will be back!"
The Parson Family

A brilliant day out, even for our toddler. Fantastic museum and really informative boards. A gem!

It really brought history to life. Wonderful. Thank you very much. We loved it!
The Jones Family

20% off entry

If our Great Barn and the entrance area have been privately hired, visitors access is restricted.

On selected dates in 2016 we will offer 20% off entry to the ruins, please pay at our visitor centre on arrival.

The private hire 2016 dates are as follows; Sat 30 April, Sat 14 May, Sat 16 July, Sat 6 August, Sat 20 August and Sat 10 Sept. 

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Basing House (Car Park Location - not for correspondence)
Barton's Lane
RG24 8AE Basingstoke

Opening Times

  • Saturday to Thursday
  • Tues 1 March – Mon 31 Oct 2016
  • 11am–4pm*
  • Closed Friday and Good Friday (25 March)
  • *Closing time for some events may differ


Tel 01256 463965 (1 March - 31 Oct only)


For all Basing House enquiries please email: basing.house@hampshireculturaltrust.org.uk

Admission Price

For Admission prices please see our 'Visit Us' page