Marks Hall Gardens and Arboretum forms an unmissable attraction in Essex. 
Our vision is to respect the heritage of the Estate while developing a restorative and inspiring landscape that is good for people, plants and wildlife.

Visit the beautiful lakeside gardens and explore the stunning Arboretum with an enviable collection of trees originating from every temperate area of the world. 

With your support, we will ensure that this special place will be enjoyed by generations to come.

Operation Varsity

In remembrance Marks Hall Estate created a memorial site within the Arboretum, and on 24th March 2020 we would be delighted if you could join us at the memorial to pay tribute to those who flew from here on that date, 75 years ago.

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Author: Lisa Calvert

Location: Marks Hall Estate,Marks Hall Estate, Coggeshall

Firewood Full Load

Order a 1m3 load of seasoned hardwood logs sustainably harvested from our own woodlands.

National Champion Trees

The Arboretum at Marks Hall is now home to 3 National Champions (the largest in the British Isles for either height, girth or both) and 110 Essex Champions. A great achievement for a still young and developing Arboretum.

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Author: Rebecca Stone

Events and Activities

  • Winter At Marks Hall Photography Competition

    To coincide with the International Garden Photographer of the Year exhibition coming here to Marks Hall Estate (29th November 2019 – 23rd February 2020), we have launched a new photography competition to encourage visitors to the estate to capture the natural beauty of winter here in our very own Arboretum and gardens. Read more

  • Operation Varsity

    In remembrance Marks Hall Estate created a memorial site within the Arboretum, and on 24th March 2020 we would be delighted if you could join us at the memorial to pay tribute to those who flew from here on that date, 75 years ago. Read more

Latest news

  • "Winter at Marks Hall Estate" Photography Competition

    To coincide with the International Garden Photographer of the Year exhibition coming here to Marks Hall Estate (29th November 2019 – 23rd February 2020), we have launched a new photography competition to encourage visitors to the estate to capture the natural beauty of winter here in our very own Arboretum and gardens. Read more

  • North Essex organisations launch tree planting initiative to mark National Tree Planting Week

    Marks Hall Gardens & Arboretum, Perrywood Garden Centre and Reco Store – a zero waste store in Tiptree – have been out planting a number of trees to mark National Tree Week (23rd November – 1st December) and to demonstrate their combined commitment to tree planting across Essex. Read more

  • Winter in The Walled Garden

    Designed for Spring and Summer interest, the Walled Garden is closed during the winter period. From November, after the commencement of winter opening hours, important maintenance tasks begin in the Walled Garden. Read more