Basildon Park

Important notice -

All the main showrooms are open as usual, but please note that whilst we do some vital conservation on the red staircase, the second floor of the house will be closed from 14 Jan -15 Feb. We're looking forward to seeing you soon.

An estate saved from almost certain demolition and lovingly revived

Upcoming events

Illuminated woodland walk

Wed 23 Jan 2019
10:00-16:00
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.

Wild play trail at Basildon Park

Wed 23 Jan 2019
10:00-16:30
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

Wed 23 Jan 2019
11:00-16:30
A new exhibition of inspiring artworks in the South Pavilion.

Friday walks at Basildon Park

Fri 25 Jan 2019
11:00-12:00
Find out more about the parkland that surrounds Basildon Park mansion from our knowledgaeable team of volunteers and rangers as they take you on a guided walk of the park.

Parkland run at Basildon Park

Tue 29 Jan 2019
10:30-17:30
Put your running shoes on every Tuesday to join our volunteers on a run around the park and woodland trails.

Winter Tree Walks with Leo the Ranger

Wed 06 Feb 2019
11:00-12:30
Join Leo the Ranger for an hour and a half walk around the parkland to learn how to identify a tree without its leaves
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Eating and shopping

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Groups

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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History

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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