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.

Trustee Recruitment

The trustees of Marks Hall Estate would like to recruit at least two further trustees to the board.


Author: Sarah Edwards

Marketing and Communications Manager

Marketing and communications are a priority in promoting the work of the organisation. A talented practitioner is being sought to develop a forward-looking marketing strategy and plan to increase visitor numbers and raise the profile of the estate and its activities.


Author: Sarah Edwards

Wedding Special Offers

Looking for a last minute wedding or something a bit different.


Author: Lisa Calvert

Bat Walk

Join bat expert Simon Leatherdale, on Friday 30th August 2019 at 7.00pm, for a guided walk around Marks Hall Estate highlighting the various species of bats we work to protect here.




Tickets: From £5.00

Author: Nanette Gaskell

Location: Marks Hall Visitor Centre,Marks Hall Estate, Marks Hall Road, Coggeshall

Events and Activities

  • Alice in Wonderland

    Imagination runs wild and logic is abandoned in this fantastical, larger-than-life musical brimming with nonsensical fun and excitement for the entire family. Read more

  • Suffolk Horse Spectacular

    We are delighted to welcome the Suffolk Horse Society to Marks Hall for their annual Spectacular. Read more

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