Basildon Park

Important notice -

Sorry for the confusion but we are now open as normal today, tomorrow and Friday now.

An estate saved from almost certain demolition and lovingly revived

Upcoming events

Wild play trail at Basildon Park

Fri 14 Dec 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.

Friday walks at Basildon Park

Fri 14 Dec 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.

At Home with Art - Treasures of the Ford Collection

Fri 14 Dec 2018
A new exhibition of inspiring artworks in the South Pavilion.

Christmas dinners in the café at Basildon Park

Fri 14 Dec 2018
Enjoy a traditional turkey Christmas dinner, followed by mince pies and coffee/tea, in the café this festive season. Available from 3 Dec to 22 Dec by pre-booking only. Book your place now to avoid any disappointment

Illuminated woodland walk

Fri 14 Dec 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.

Christmas in the house at Basildon Park

Sat 15 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