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Wind in the Willows - the Thames from Richmond to Twickenham

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Your dreams of English countryside come true in the city. Richmond is Sir David Attenborough's favourite place on the planet. We see a wide village green, narrow lanes, the Tudor gatehouse of Richmond Palace and the Old Deer Park. Swimming birds and working boathouses await you, as we cross Richmond Bridge to walk southwards along the river, passing Marble Hill House and other mansions with parklands and formal gardens as well as wildflowers, paddling children and dogs.

12:00 PM

Meeting Point

Richmond Station or your hotel

Richmond Green

The traditional village green

The lanes

Between the green and the high street are narrow old lanes with small shops

Richmond Palace Gatehouse and Old Palace Yard

Henry VIII's Wardrobe, all that is left of the palace, Trumpeter's House

Old Deer Park and Twickenham Bridge

Swimming birds and boathouses on the quay

Richmond Bridge, Riverside path with mansions and parklands

Marble Hill House exterior, Orleans House grounds, stables and restored octagonal room

The White Swan pub

Tea-break at a traditional old riverside pub so close to the river you might get your feet wet!

York House gardens

Riverside rockery and famous 'Naked Ladies' statues

Twickenham quay and old lanes of Twickenham

View to Eel Pie Island, famous for rock concerts in the 1960s

St Mary's Church

Twickenham High Street

Short bus-ride back to Richmond Station (Southwest Trains, the District Line and the Overground)

Ending Point

Richmond Station

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