Basildon Park

An estate saved from almost certain demolition and lovingly revived

Upcoming events

India & Me: A Journey

Sat 29 Feb 2020
10:00-15:30
Join us to experience our new audio-visual exhibition, looking at personal stories from a collaboration with the Reading Indian Centre.

Parkland run at Basildon Park

Tue 03 Mar 2020
10:30-11:30
Put your running shoes on every Tuesday to join our volunteers on a run around the park and woodland trails.

Friday walks at Basildon Park

Fri 06 Mar 2020
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.

Ranger Walk: Sit and Stay

Sun 22 Mar 2020
10:15-12:00
Join Leo the Ranger and his dog Buddy for a dog walk. Breakfast sandwiches and dog treats after in the tea-room. Advanced booking essential.

A Carpet of Bluebells

Sun 29 Mar 2020
10:00-17:00
The parkland at Basildon Park gets a new lease of life as delicate bluebells burst through the ground, creating great family photo opportunities.

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt

Sat 04 Apr 2020
10:00-16:00
Over the Easter holidays we've got an exciting trail on, where you can follow the clues around the parkland to win a chocolate prize.
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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