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Blaise Castle House Museum and Estate

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Blaise Castle House Museum and Estate


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 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 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.



  • 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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  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

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Recent Reviews:

  • Martin R
    Bath, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Be careful what you purchase and check the amount they charge you !!!!
    2 of 5 stars
    Friday, 14th September 2018
    Event was OK... you could prob do it all in 30 mins. However, even though the food outlets are expensive, I purchased a 'OMG Hotdog' for £7 on Contactless, and they have put it through as £20... Read full review
  • BecciT
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    2 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 29th August 2018
    I’m afraid I didn’t enjoy this museum. I found it tired. The collection of homeware I didn’t find old enough to be of interest (some items I’ve seen at grandparents house) and same goes for the... Read full review
  • abigail h
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 27th August 2018
    Visit for Friendsfest. Ample parking, facilities clean and tidy. On site food and drink a great day out for all ages Read full review
Henbury Road
BS10 7QS

Tel: +44 (0)117 903 9818

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Opening Times

Open (1 Apr 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)
Bank Holiday11:0016:00

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

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