Bassett Hall

522 E. Francis St.
Williamsburg, VA 23187- Map It

AAA Editor Notes

Bassett Hall is at 522 E. Francis St. at the Colonial Williamsburg Historic Area, off I-64 exit 238. This was the Williamsburg home of John D. and Abby Aldrich Rockefeller. The 18th-century house is named for Martha Washington’s nephew, Burwell Bassett, who owned it 1800-39. It is furnished to reflect the Rockefellers’ lifestyle during the 1930s when they were instrumental in restoring Colonial Williamsburg. A 10-minute video presentation precedes a tour of the house and grounds. Guided tours are available. Time: Allow 30 minutes minimum.
Single-day Colonial Williamsburg admission pass $40.99; $20.49 (ages 6-12). Multiday Colonial Williamsburg admission pass (valid for 3 days through the end of the year) $50.99; $25.49 (ages 6-12). Other combination passes are available.
Hours: Hours vary seasonally; phone ahead.