Events

The Great Ball Run

Explore our brand new ball runs © Basildon Park

Explore our brand new ball runs

16 May - 27 Sep, 10am - 4pm

It's back! A series of handmade ball challenges dotted around the gardens.

  • £3 per ball run kit
  • No booking required
  • Suitable for all ages

50 things this summer

You can make a home from home at Basildon Park © National trust/Peter Sword

You can make a home from home at Basildon Park

Weekdays 27 July - 1 Sep, 10am-4pm

See how many '50 Things to do before you're 11 ¾' you can tick off at Basildon Park. Every weekday of the summer holidays we have a self led activity:

  • Mondays - Find your way with a map and compass
  • Tuesdays - Make a home for a wild animal
  • Wednesdays - Den building
  • Thursdays - Create some wild art
  • Fridays - Nature walk

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

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