Basildon Park

An estate saved from almost certain demolition and lovingly revived

Upcoming events

Wild play trail at Basildon Park

Wed 19 Jun 2019
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.

Wild Play Trail 2019 upgrade

Wed 19 Jun 2019
Throughout the year we will be adding more play stations to the Wild Play Trail and a brand new area for little ones, with ball run stations.

At Home with Art - Treasures of the Ford Collection

Wed 19 Jun 2019
A new exhibition of inspiring artworks in the South Pavilion.

Friday walks at Basildon Park

Fri 21 Jun 2019
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.

Den Building Workshop

Sat 22 Jun 2019
Join us and find out some top tips on how to build your own den.

Basildon Park in Bloom: Floristry 101

Tue 25 Jun 2019
Join us for a floristry session with florist Jane, and create a beautiful bouquet inspired by the gardens. Includes lunch.
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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