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Had a lovely time, it was very interesting to see the Barnes Wallace collection. The bus museum... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Welcoming and knowledgeable staff

My mother, a wheelchair user, and I were made to feel very welcome, both when I rang to book a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Chris B
Stockport, United Kingdom
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Built in 1767, this stately and magnificent home of Lord Mountbatten contains an extensive portrait collection, elegant furnishings and china collections.
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Broadlands Park, Romsey SO51 9ZD, England
+44 1794 505010
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Had a lovely time, it was very interesting to see the Barnes Wallace collection. The bus museum bought back memories of using a bus , when you could jump on and off before the stop . The Concorde was excellent especially the tour guides Had...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve lived in Romsey for nearly twenty years, and apart from visiting the annual show I had never been inside the house. It’s only open for a few weeks of the year and for a few hours each day. We decided to walk in but...More

1  Thank blackiw29
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Friendly welcoming staff, introductory DVD reminded us of Lord Mountbatten place in history. The guide ‘John’ was very informative and clearly had a passion for his role and stories about the house , it’s family and visitors really felt privileged to visit this family home...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There was a warm welcome on arrival. Our excellent guide Michael gave us a very informative tour of the house and welcomed visitors comments and questions. It is very much a family home and there is a fascinating group of photographs and other pieces associated...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My mother, a wheelchair user, and I were made to feel very welcome, both when I rang to book a disabled car parking space and on arrival. We were taken to the stable block to watch a very interesting film about Lord Mountbatten. Our guide...More

1  Thank Chris B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have just had a lovely afternoon at Broadlands,but the tour guide was awful ,no welcome ,kept checking her notes and got very confused about what she was saying ,pointed at pictures told who they were and nothing else ,there were two visitors from Italy in...More

1  Thank corinnehallett
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

I visited the lovely home of the Mountbatten family last Friday. The weather was stormy with torrential rain but we were provided with umbrellas by our guide. It was an extremely enjoyable tour of the house by a very informative guide.

Thank motherofthegroom_10
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Have wanted to visit Broadlands for many years but, as the house has limited opening, we made a special effort to visit having driven from Kent en route to a further destination. Arrived at 1:30 pm only to be told that the next tour available...More

2  Thank Ann B
Reviewed 8 August 2018

We visited on the afternoon of Friday 3rd August, and have come to the conclusion that they don't. I believe there are significant tax advantages to opening a house like Broadlands to the public. Whatever the truth of the matter, it has to be said...More

1  Thank Stu151
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Excellent visit yesterday to Broadlands at Romsey - super guide - Ann, made tour round the house really interesting. No rush, lots of snippets and details, so helpful. Then into Romsey for tea and a sticky bun, (or in my case a tasty toastie) at...More

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12 September 2018|
Response from Ian C |
No. This family home is only open to the public during the summer (normally all of July and August) on weekday afternoons.
30 June 2018|
Response from Ian C |
Generally in 2018 the house is open on July and August weekday afternoons, with tours from 1pm to 3.45pm.