Things to see & do

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What's on...

We've lots going on to keep you entertained. Join one of our Friday walks, treat yourself to an afternoon tea or toast marshmallows on a campfire.

Making the most of your day

  • A group enjoy an autumnal walk around Basildon Park © Zaira Puddephatt

    Taking a tour

    We've a number of guided and self-guided torus and walks in the house, garden and parkland.

  • Basildon Park 50s kitchen volunteer © Basildon Park , National Trust

    1950s kitchen

    On a regular basis, volunteers give baking demonstrations that send some lovely smells into the house.

50 things to do before you're 11¾

Come and create lasting memories of outdoor fun and games with your kids. We've pointed out some great spots in Basildon Park for you to complete the 50 things to do before you're 11¾ challenge. Take a look at our top 10 activities and start ticking things off your list.