Special interest

Please note that all walks are £5 per ticket and last approximately 1.5 to 2 hours.  There is no need to pre-book, just pay the Guide on the day.

For any enquiries, please call us on 020 8940 6888

Richmond

Literary Walk (one off walk)

literary walk

Overview:  Author, Author! This cultural stroll through the streets of Richmond highlights the lives and works of George Eliot, Virginia Woolf and other famous writers with local connections.

Dates & Time: Sunday 5 November at 2:00pm

Meeting point: Richmond Theatre, Richmond Green TW9 1QJ

 

River Walk (one off walk)

23 Richmond Bridge (2)

Overview:  A riparian saunter along the towpath from Richmond Lock to Ham House featuring Richard II’s romantic retreat, echoes of Tutenkhamun, traces of Dickens and many other historical features on, over and under the Thames.

Dates & Time: Saturday 10 June at 11.00 am

Meeting point: Richmond Lock, Richmond Riverside, Richmond TW1 1QX

Richmond Almshouses (one off walk)

Houblons Almshouses (2)

Overview:  This walk gives an insight into how the poor were cared for in the 17th and 18th centuries, and the rules and conditions imposed on them.

Dates & Time: Saturday  9 September: 11.00am

Meeting point: St. Mary Magdalene Parish Church, Paradise Road, Richmond, TW9 1SN