Historic Buildings in Richmond upon Thames


Syon House
Historic Houses Association Friends SchemeSelf-assessed Accessibility Information

Syon House, Syon Park, Brentford, TW8 8JF, Tel: 020 8560 0882, Email, www.syonpark.co.uk

Syon House was started by Lord Protector Somerset in 1547 and is built on the site of a medieval abbey, first excavated by "Time Team".


London Borough of Richmond upon Thames, Surrey, TW / SW, Email, www.richmond.gov.uk


Pope's Villa, Cross Deep, Twickenham, Middlesex, TW1 4QG, Tel: 020 8891 6264, Email, www.popesgrotto.org.uk

Richmond Town Centre

Richmond Town, Surrey, TW9, Email, www.richmondtown.org.uk

Garrick's Temple to Shakespeare

Hampton Court Road, Hampton, TW12 2EN, Tel: 020 8831 6000, www.garrickstemple.org.uk

Strawberry Hill

268 Waldegrave Road, Strawberry Hill, Twickenham, TW1 4ST, Tel: 020 8744 1241, www.strawberryhillhouse.org.uk

Strawberry Hill is Britain's finest example of Georgian Gothic Revival architecture and interior decoration.

Strawberry Hill House

268 Waldegrave Road, Strawberry Hill, Twickenham, TW1 4ST, Tel: 020 8744 1241, Email, www.strawberryhillhouse.org.uk/

Houses on Richmond Green

The Green, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 1LX, Email, www.richmond.gov.uk/home/services/parks_and_open_spaces

An important open space since the Middle Ages

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  • Rail station: Richmond (0 mile)
  • Parking: with charge
Orleans House Gallery

Riverside, Twickenham, TW1 3DJ, Tel: 020 8831 6000, Email, www.richmond.gov.uk/orleans_house_gallery

Ham House
National Trust

Ham Street, Ham, Richmond, TW10 7RS, Tel: 020 8940 1950, Email, www.nationaltrust.org.uk/ham-house

One of London’s best kept secrets, this atmospheric Stuart mansion nestles on the banks of leafy Richmond-upon-Thames.

Ham House
National Trust

Ham Street, Ham, Richmond, TW10 7RS, Tel: 020 8940 1950, Email, www.nationaltrust.org.uk/ham-house-and-garden

Film name: A Little Chaos, Anna Karenina, Never Let me Go, Sense & Sensibility, John Carter, Young Victoria

A classic example of a Stuart mansion, which is often featured in films for TV and cinema.

National Archives

Ruskin Avenue, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 4DU, Tel: 020 8876 3444, Email, www.nationalarchives.gov.uk

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  • Parking: free
  • Free entry
  • Disabled access
  • Guided tour(s)
Richmond Riverside 1

next to Richmond Bridge, Richmond, TW9, Tel: -, Email

London making a countryside impression

Chiswick House
English HeritageSelf-assessed Accessibility Information

Chiswick House, Burlington Lane, London, W4 2RP, Tel: 020 3141 3351, Email, www.chgt.org.uk

Chiswick House is one of the most glorious examples of 18th-century British architecture.

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  • Rail station: Chiswick (0 mile)
  • Parking: with charge
  • Disabled access
Richmond Hill

Richmond Hill, Richmond upon Thames, TW10, Tel: n/a

The view of the Thames from the top of Richmond Hill, protected by an Act of Parliament since 1902, has been a source of inspiration for artists and poets throughout the years.

The Terrace

Richmond Hill, Richmond upon Thames, TW10, Email

Teddington Lock

Ferry Road, Teddington, Middlesex, TW11 9NG, Email, www.visitthames.co.uk/about-the-river/river-thames-locks/teddington-lock

The footbridge consists of two separate bridges across the River Thames in England situated just upstream of Teddington Lock.

Pembroke 1

Richmond Park, Richmond, Surrey, TW10 5HA, Tel: 020 8940 8207, Email, www.pembroke-lodge.co.uk