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The Basin Reserve is an open air, historic cricket ground in the Wellington CBD.
The Basin Reserve is ranked as one of the world's top ten cricket venues, and known as New Zealand's most picturesque and historic cricket grounds.
The field is perfectly circular, with a maximum capacity of 13,000 spectators in the seats, stands and grassy banks surrounding it.
The ground is home to the New Zealand Cricket Museum which is housed within the grandstand which was built in 1925, and is also used for events such as concerts and 'horror fright nights',
The Basin Reserve is an open air ground, surrounded by roads, residential houses and businesses.
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