Things to See and Do

Visitors from all over the world come to Richmond upon Thames to explore and discover its many attractions, parks and gardens or just to wander along the River Thames.

Read on to discover more about things to see and do in Richmond upon Thames, and decide where to begin your adventure.

Wildlife and Nature

Browse Wildlife and Nature Venues in Richmond upon Thames

The London Wetland Centre is a wildlife haven with scenic walkways set amongst the lakes and meadows


Gardens and Parks

Browse Gardens and Parks in Richmond upon Thames

The Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew is proud to contain the very finest collection of plants in the world


Sporting Venues

Browse Sporting Venues in Richmond upon Thames

Twickenham Stadium is the home of English Rugby Union and an ultimate experience for all rugby fans


Historical Buildings

Browse Historical Buildings in Richmond upon Thames

Richmond is a treasure trove of stunning history-steeped architecture; best known is Hampton Court Palace


Galleries and Museums

Browse Galleries and Museums in Richmond upon Thames

Discover Orleans House Gallery with its stunning 18th century interior and principle art gallery for Richmond upon Thames Borough


Theatre and Crafts

Browse Theatres and Crafts in Richmond upon Thames

Victorian Richmond Theatre is a truly beautiful building with a well-deserved reputation for quality and entertainment


Shopping Destinations

Shopping Destinations in Richmond upon Thames

In search of that unique gift idea, want to spoil yourself or treat the kids? Enjoy our many shopping destinations


Popular Activities

Popular Activities in Richmond upon Thames

There aren't enough hours in the day to discover all the sport and leisure activities available for everyone!


Suggested Itineraries

Suggested Itineraries around Richmond upon Thames

Looking for inspiration? Discover our recommended routes and itineraries for that truly magical experience


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