Events

Hello Spring

Daffodils blooming in the garden at Basildon Park © National Trust

Daffodils blooming in the garden at Basildon Park

2 - 29 March, 10am - 4pm

Follow a trail around the parkland looking out for the first signs of spring.

  • £2, normal admission applies
  • No booking required
  • Suitable for all ages

Nature walks

Explore our parkland with one of our wildlife volunteers © NTPL/John Millar

Explore our parkland with one of our wildlife volunteers

Every Friday until 26 Dec, 11am

Join our wildlife volunteers for a guided nature walk around our parkland.

  • Free event, normal admission applies
  • No booking required
  • Suitable for all ages

Get ready for Mother's Day

Get ready for Mother's Day with us at Basildon Park © Basildon Park

Get ready for Mother's Day with us at Basildon Park

14 March, 12 - 4pm

Come and make an extra special handmade gift for your mum.

  • Free event, normal admission applies
  • No booking required
  • Suitable for all ages

 

 

Cadbury Easter Egg Trails

Take part in our Cadbury Easter Egg Trail around the garden © Cadbury

Take part in our Cadbury Easter Egg Trail around the garden

3 - 6 April, 10am - 4pm

Follow our Easter Egg trail in the garden as it comes to life in the spring sunshine. Don't forget to claim your Cadbury chocolate Egghead at the end.

  • Trail £3, normal admission applies
  • No booking required
  • Suitable for all ages

Around the world

View across the parkland to the west front at Basildon Park, built 1776-83 © Rupert Truman

View across the parkland to the west front at Basildon Park, built 1776-83

7 - 20 April, 10am - 4pm

Follow our self-led garden trail as you find out about Lord and Lady Iliffe's travels and their other homes all over the world.

  • Trail £2, normal admission applies
  • No booking required
  • Suitable for all ages

 

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