Basildon Park

Important notice -

Please be aware that there will be filming at Basildon Park on Tuesday 16 October, and so there will be no house tours. The house will be open as usual from 12pm.

An estate saved from almost certain demolition and lovingly revived

Upcoming events

October half-term trail

Sat 20 Oct 2018
Head on out around the estate to learn about the trees that grow here and how we look after them. Find all the trail clues and win a prize!

Wild play trail at Basildon Park

Sat 20 Oct 2018
This summer holidays we’re launching something brand new at Basildon Park. The Wild Play Trail takes in some of the best views of the parkland, while engaging the little ones with the nature that surrounds them.

At Home with Art - Treasures of the Ford Collection

Sat 20 Oct 2018
A new exhibition of inspiring artworks in the South Pavilion.

Halloween at Basildon Park

Sat 20 Oct 2018
Step back in time and discover the Victorian mania for all things supernatural.

Friday walks at Basildon Park

Fri 26 Oct 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.

Illuminated woodland walk

Thu 01 Nov 2018
As the sun fades see the woodland walk lit up, and enjoy the changing colours of the trees through the seasons from autumn to winter.
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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