House at Basildon Park
You’re invited to explore Basildon Park, the house that Lord and Lady Iliffe lovingly restored in the 1950s, salvaging many fixings and fittings from across the country to make their home.
Make the most of your visit
Take in Basildon Park on a tour
Basildon Park and its vast collection has a detailed and interesting history that is best told through the words and eyes of our very knowledgeable Tour Guides. Tours run every day at 11 and 12, subject to availability, and last around 45 minutes.
If you prefer to take in Basildon Park at your own pace, the house opens at 12 for visitors to enjoy the house at their leisure.
A history of Basildon Park through 10 objects
Throughout summer the house will be telling stories of its most intriguing and unique objects in this tour. To take this self-led toour, pick up a tour postcard from the Hall entrance to the house, and learn all about Basildon Park through the items in its collection.