Basildon Park

An estate saved from almost certain demolition and lovingly revived

Upcoming events

Big Bug Hunt in the house

Sun 22 Jul 2018
Help us hunt for pests around the house that are trying to destroy the collection, and collect all the top score cards.

At Home with Art - Treasures of the Ford Collection

Sun 22 Jul 2018
A new exhibition of inspiring artworks in the South Pavilion.

'A history through 10 objects' at Basildon Park

Sun 22 Jul 2018
Follow the trail around the house to discover 10 prime objects located around the house.

Parkland run at Basildon Park

Tue 24 Jul 2018
Put your running shoes on every Tuesday to join our volunteers on a run around the park and woodland trails.

Evening tours of the house at Basildon Park

Thu 26 Jul 2018
Experience the house in the evening light with the House Manager, with champagne and canapés being served in the garden room

Friday walks at Basildon Park

Fri 27 Jul 2018
Find out more about the parkland that surrounds Basildon Park mansion from our knowledgaeable team of volunteers and rangers a they take you on a guided walk of the park.
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Eating and shopping

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Group visits at Basildon Park

Plan your group visit 

From exploring the garden to discovering the house, all followed by a cream tea, make the most of your group visit to Basildon Park, a stunning Georgian mansion set in over 400 acres of parkland.

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Get involved

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Our work

Steps in the portico at Basildon Park

New renewable energy system at Basildon Park 

A brand new renewable source of heating is being installed at Basildon Park, which will replace the current oil heating systems. Find out where this is happening and why it is important.

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Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Basildon Park on the National Trust Collections website