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Blaise Castle House Museum and Estate

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Blaise Castle House Museum and Estate Bristol


Blaise Castle House Museum and Estate features a 19th century mansion, set in 400 acres of parkland, and is home to the social history collection. Discover everyday objects from centuries past, including Victorian toilets and baths, kitchen and laundry equipment, model trains, dolls, toys and period costume in the museum.

You can also explore the parkland and woodlands, as well as enjoying the cafe whilst the kids head off to the children’s adventure playground.

The Castle

The folly castle, as featured in Jane Austen's Northanger Abbey, is opened by volunteers on some summer Sundays. Just look out for the flag flying on top of the castle and enjoy panoramic views of the area from the castle roof.

The Picture Room

The magnificent Picture Room at Blaise Castle House Museum and Estate is hung with paintings from the museum's collections and is licensed for civil ceremonies.


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  • Gift Shop


  • On-Site café/restaurant - Cafe located in the grounds of the estate, not the museum
  • Picnic Site

Children & Infants

  • Facilities for children

Establishment Features

  • Licenced for civil marriages - Ceremonies only
  • On-site Restaurant/Cafe
  • Shop
  • Wedding Venue

Event Facilities

  • Free Entry

Key Features

  • Of historic, literary or architectural interest

Parking & Transport

  • Car parking
  • On Bus Route

Specialist Features

  • Marketed towards families
  • Marketed towards senior citizens

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups - By appointment only

Travel & Trade

  • Group discounts available

Map & Directions

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    Recent Reviews:

    • 79kimmyb
      London, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Solo travel
      Lovely Castle and grounds
      5 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 16th May 2019
      I went in a day when the museum wasn’t open but it’s a lovely building on its own. The grounds are lovely and such a nice walk through winding paths. You will meet lots of people and dogs! The walk... Read full review
    • addict2holidays
      Wales, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Lovely walks
      4 of 5 stars
      Monday, 27th May 2019
      Went here for the first time today. We didn't actually go inside museum so I can't comment on that, we walked through the woods which was peaceful and we had a picnic in the grounds,there is a very... Read full review
    • PennyScudamore
      Bristol, England
      Trip Type:
      Worth a look - and it's free!
      4 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 30th May 2019
      Unexpectedly interesting look at life from Georgian times onwards - well worth popping in if you go to Blaise and want a change from walking the lovely grounds. Plenty of old households artefacts... Read full review
    Henbury Road
    BS10 7QS

    Tel: +44 (0)117 903 9818


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    Opening Times

    Open (1 Apr 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)

    * Open Thursday to Sunday 11am - 4pm
    Tuesdays and Wednesdays during school holidays and Bank Holiday Mondays: 11am - 4pm

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