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A slice of Eel Pie Island fully illustrated walking tours overlooking Eel Pie Island. Eel Pie Island and Twickenham's fascinating past and present, told on a stroll along historic Church Street and Twickenham Embankment.

The tours take place every 1st Friday and 2nd Sunday of May thru October departing at 14:30, approx. 60 minutes.

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Members£5.00 per ticket
non-Members£8.00 per ticket

This includes entry to the Eel Pie Island Museum.

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Map & Directions

Road Directions

Visiting by Car:

Pay & Display Richmond Council parking directly opposite the Museum in the York House car park (TW1 3AA).

Additional council-run car parks can be found within a 3-minute walk of the Museum:

Arragon Rd TW1 3NG (behind Waitrose)

Church Lane TW1 3NX

Public Transport Directions

Visiting by Bus:

33, 290, 490, H22, R68, R70 - stops are 1-minute walk from Museum (on Richmond Rd/York St)

110, 267, 281 - stops are a 2-minute walk away (on London Rd)

Visiting by Train:

Twickenham Station is a 4-minute walk away

Visiting by Tube:

Nearest tube is at Richmond (District Line).

Twickenham Station is two stops on the train.

Richmond Station, then take a bus from the bus stop directly outside to Lebanon Court stop which takes you to within sight of the museum (approx. 10 mins journey time): 490, H22, R68, R70 (very regular buses).

Coach parking:

Free coach parking available opposite the Museum. Please email The Eel Pie Island Museum for reservation details.

Eel Pie Island Walking Tours

Type:Walking Event

1-3 Richmond Road, Twickenham, TW1 3AB

Tel: 020 8891 1141

Opening Times

1st Friday (1 July 2022)
2nd Sunday (10 July 2022)
1st Friday (5 Aug 2022)
2nd Sunday (14 Aug 2022)
1st Friday (2 Sept 2022)
2nd Sunday (11 Sept 2022)
1st Friday (7 Oct 2022)
Season (9 Oct 2022)

* The tours will last approx. 45-60 minutes.

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