We Will hopefully be open again 12th April. We have opened the bookings again for piercing and tattoos. However if the current lockdown is extended after 12th April we will contact all our booked customers individually and either re-schedule their booking or issue a refund.

For any enquiries, you can contact us via social media and at [email protected]


Area 51 is the longest-running tattoo studio in Basingstoke, and prides itself on being a hub for artists, tattoo collectors and lovers of body modification from miles around. We create custom, high-quality art in a variety of styles, in a relaxed environment where each artist can express their skills to their highest ability.


With over 18 years industry experience, Area 51 is the number one body piercing studio in Basingstoke and the surrounding areas. Our studio provides a relaxed, respectful environment exercising the topmost hygienic standards needed during the entire process, giving our customers peace of mind that they are being looked after to the highest possible standard.


Our professional and friendly team are always available for advice, enquiries and help; pop into the shop and speak to us, or use the Contact Us form and we will get back to you as soon as possible. We look forward to meeting you and hearing your ideas.