Browsing local attractions within 10 miles of Wright Residence


Kew Palace

Kew Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 3AB, Tel: 0844 482 7777, Email, miles, 6 km)

Kew Palace is the smallest and most intimate of the royal palaces.


London Borough of Richmond upon Thames, Surrey, TW / SW, Tel: 020 8940 1040, Email, miles, 3 km)

Borough includes Richmond Town, Twickenham, Teddington, Kew, Sheen, Whitton, Barnes & Mortlake, Ham & Petersham, Hampton, Hampton Hill, Hampton Wick.

Bowman Gallery

9 Worple Way, TW10 6DG, Tel: 020 8940 1119, Email, miles, 4 km)

Regular, themed and seasonal exhibitions showing a variety of art, both traditional and contemporary, including oils, watercolours, prints, drawings and sculpture. Specializing in views of Richmond and the surrounding areas.


Riverside, Twickenham, TW1 3DL, Tel: 020 8892 8487, Email, miles, 1 km)

Twickenham Yacht Club is the only sailing club in Richmond and Twickenham. On Sundays and Wednesdays each summer we race between Eel Pie Island and Marble Hill Park as well as organize special events like a week sailing on the South Coast.

Crane park main - picture from LBRuT

Island Nature Reserve, Ellerman Avenue, Whitton, TW2 6AA, Tel: 020 8755 2339(2 miles, 2 km)

Following the meandering bends of the River Crane, this delightful park is a hotbed of wildlife. The riverbanks are home to a thriving colony of Marsh Frogs and the very rare Water Vole.

Orange Tree Theatre

1 Clarence Street, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 2SA, Tel: 020 8940 3633, Email, miles, 4 km)

London's only permanent theatre in the round with a special atmosphere in small and intimate venue. Online booking available.


13 Richmond Hill, Richmond, TW10 6RE, Tel: 020 8940 0514(2 miles, 3 km)

Clothes Shop


9 King Street, Richmond, TW9 1ND, Tel: 020 8948 6059, miles, 3 km)

Sports shoes for sporty people

Hampton Hill Library

68 High Street, Hampton Hill, TW12 1NY, Tel: 020 8734 3320, Email(1 miles, 2 km)


351 Upper Richmond Road West, East Sheen, SW14 8QN, Tel: 020 8878 7547(4 miles, 6 km)

Speciality: Italian


55 Church Street, Twickenham, TW1 3NR, Tel: 020 8892 1096, miles, 1 km)

National Archives

Ruskin Avenue, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 4DU, Tel: 020 8876 3444, Email, miles, 0 km)

The National Archives is the national archival collection for the UK. It hosts a range of temporary exhibitions, events and costumed tours.


10 Paved Court, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 1LZ, Tel: 020 8332 3002, miles, 3 km)

Pattissier, chocolatier


7 Sheen Road, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 1AD, Tel: 020 8940 6441, Email(0 miles, 0 km)

Shoe shop

Royal British Legion Poppy Factory

20 Petersham Road, Richmond, Surrey, TW10 6UR, Tel: 020 8940 3305, Email, miles, 3 km)

Each year 32 million Remembrance poppies and 80,000 wreaths are made at the Poppy Factory. Visitors are welcomed and pre-arranged tours can be taken of the Poppy Factory.

Alligator's Mouth

2 Church Court, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 1JL, Tel: 020 8948 6775, Email, miles, 3 km)

Children's bookshop


River Lane, Richmond, Surrey, TW10 7AG, Tel: 0208 940 5230, Email, miles, 2 km)

Internationally prized garden centre, Petersham Nurseries is a tranquil oasis and seedbed of inspiration.

Pen Ponds

Park Office, Holly Lodge, Richmond Park, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 4DU, Tel: 020 8948 3209, Email(0 miles, 0 km)

A selected 3.2km (2 miles) walking route, in the heart of historic Richmond Park which was enclosed as a deer park by Charles 1 in 1637.