For families

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What's on...

We've got lots to keep you and your family entertained this season.

What's next? Summer holidays

Have fun climbing trees at Basildon Park this summer

Have fun climbing trees at Basildon Park this summer

See how many '50 Things to do before you're 11¾' you can tick off at Basildon Park. We have 50 things activities throughout the summer holidays. Make a home for a wild animal, develop your den building skills or find your way with a map and compass. 

Our Great Ball Run is at Basildon Park for the whole summer season. Race your friends to see who can be the first to complete the challenges.  From 16 May until 27 Sept, kits cost £3. Normal admission applies.

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.

Extra info

  • Picnic areas outside
  • Baby-changing facilities
  • Hip-carrying infant seats for loan at the house
  • Children's lunch boxes in the tea room
  • Dogs welcome

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