Basildon Park

Important notice -

Please be advised that on Wednesday 14th November Basildon Park will be closed for filming. It will re-open on Thursday 15th.

An estate saved from almost certain demolition and lovingly revived

Upcoming events

Wild play trail at Basildon Park

Thu 15 Nov 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

Thu 15 Nov 2018
A new exhibition of inspiring artworks in the South Pavilion.

Illuminated woodland walk

Thu 15 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.

Friday walks at Basildon Park

Fri 16 Nov 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.

Wreath-making classes at Basildon Park

Tue 27 Nov 2018
Using some materials from our gardens and estate, and other unique decorations that are provided, create an individual wreath for your front door.

Christmas in the house at Basildon Park

Sat 01 Dec 2018
How has Christmas changed since Basildon Park was built? Each room is festively decorated to represent a different period in Basildon Park's history.
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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