Basildon Park

Important notice -

In line with government guidance, outdoor spaces only at Basildon Park are open for local visitors to access for walks. You'll need to book your visit in advance; if you do not book we cannot guarantee entry.

An estate saved from almost certain demolition and lovingly revived

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Please book ahead before visiting 

The parkland, garden, kiosk and some toilets at Basildon Park are open. We've introduced advanced booking to keep everyone safe and maintain social distancing. To avoid disappointment please book in advance, especially at busier times such as weekends and bank holidays. However, where space is available on weekdays, pre-booking may not always be necessary.

Upcoming events

Timed entry to Basildon Park (1 Mar - 7 Mar)

Fri 05 Mar 2021
Book your timed entry to visit Basildon Park.
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Eating and shopping

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Eating at Basildon Park 

Get your visit to Basildon Park off to a great start with homemade treats, warming light meals and drinks available.

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Things to see and do

Dog walking on a lead

Dog walking at Basildon Park 

Dogs on leads are welcome in the garden and parkland at Basildon Park all year round from 10am until 5pm, or dusk if earlier. Please help us by keeping your dog on a lead and picking up after it.

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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