Hampshire Cultural Trust

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About 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


Try our NEW online tour and start exploring our fascinating site.

Using your mobile device or tablet, this app will guide you around Basing House and its environs. As well as enhancing the guidebook, this tour includes audio, images and stories which tell the story of our venue and will help you get the most out of your visit.*

*Please be aware that this tour uses data and that a connection to your network is required.


"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 2017 we will offer 20% off entry to the ruins, please pay at our visitor centre on arrival.

The dates we're offering 20% off standard admission tickets are: 24 & 25 June, 8,9, 22,23,29 & 30 July, 5,6,12,13,19,20 Aug, 2 & 3 Sept 2017. All subject to change, please check on arrival

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