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London Pass Including Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
"With the London Pass save both time and money as you skip admission lines with fast-track entrance and enjoy free entry to more than 60 top London attractions. There is no need to use cash – simply show your London Pass for fast and easy entry to London’s most popular sites. 2- 3-6- or 10-day pass plus enjoy discounts on your shopping and dining. Keen to explore the city in the most hassle-free way? Upgrade your London Pass to include a zones 1-6 London Travelcard. Competitively priced the upgrade option covers all journeys made on the London Underground
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Kew Gardens Entrance Ticket
"Head inside Kew Gardens and then spend as little or as much time as you like exploring London’s finest botanical gardens. Listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site Kew Gardens consists of acres of tranquil grounds with one of the world’s largest collections of plants. Either walk around at leisure or join one of the free guided walking tours that take place daily in the gardens.Stroll around admiring highli Minka House and Bamboo Garden in the center of the park. Check out the 17th century-style Queen’s Garden near Kew Palace (also known as the Dutch House) and see several of Kew’s oldest sculptures that were donated by the British Royal Family.Perhaps take a walk along the Rhizotron and Xstrara Treetop Walkway and stroll through the crowns of oak trees at a height of 59 feet (18m) seeing birdlife fungi and lichen up close. Watch out for the 10-storey Pagoda in the southwest corner of the gardens
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London Pass Including Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
"With the London Pass save both time and money as you skip admission lines with fast-track entrance and enjoy free entry to more than 60 top London attractions. There is no need to use cash – simply show your London Pass for fast and easy entry to London’s most popular sites. 2- 3-6- or 10-day pass plus enjoy discounts on your shopping and dining. Keen to explore the city in the most hassle-free way? Upgrade your London Pass to include a zones 1-6 London Travelcard. Competitively priced the upgrade option covers all journeys made on the London Underground
From GBP56.00

More Things to Do in Richmond

OLD DEER PARK

Old Deer Park is just north of the Twickenham Road and is 147 hectares which has several rugby pitches, a cricket ground, football ground, athletic ground, swimming pool and lido , car parks as well...
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Jan 12, 2013

ASGILL HOUSE AND BEECH TREES

Asgill House was built on the site of the old palace brewhouse in the 18th century for Sir Charles Asgill who rose from a clerk to become a successful banker and Lord Mayor of London. Sir Asgill used...
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Jan 12, 2013

BIRD SPOTTING BY THE RIVER

During a walk along the Thames you are likely to see geese, ducks , swans, herons and other birds. The ducks and geese are tame so bring your children along to feed them. If you are really interested...
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Jan 12, 2013

RICHMOND WAR MEMORIAL

The Roll of Honour of the men who gave their lives can be seen on the memorial near the river, down a few metres from the old town hall. It is an orb on a circular column on a double plinth and the...
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Jan 12, 2013

BOAT REPAIRERS

Just by Richmond Bridge you will often see workers repairing the boats as there is a boat repair business operating from some of the lock-ups by the bridge. While i was there they were refurbishing a...
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Jan 12, 2013

TALL PLANE TREES

The Richmond Riverside Plane Tree is the tallest of its kind in London and can be seen as you walk past Buucleuch Park by the river, and is designated as the great tree of London. There are many plane...
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Jan 12, 2013
 
 
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BUUCLEUCH GARDENS

As you stroll along the Thames towards the Richmond Bridge you will see Buucleuch Gardens on the right. Buucleuch House was the home of the Duke of Buucleuch and there was a subterranian entrance to...
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Jan 11, 2013

STROLL THROUGH THE WOODS

Petersham Common Woods clings to the side of the hill just after the Star and Garter at the top of Richmond Hill and although not big, you can take a shortcut through them to reach Petersham Road. The...
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Jan 11, 2013

RICHMOND PARK GATES

Most of the traffic exits the park at Richmond Gate to reach the town and on the left you will see the old gate house, but there is a newer one next door. There are 6 gates around the park,...
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Jan 11, 2013

ONE OF LONDON'S BEST PARKS

Richmond Royal Park is the largest of the 8 Royal parks and is the biggest enclosed space in London. It is also a National Nature Reserve and home to the Isabella Plantation, Pembroke Lodge and herds...
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Jan 11, 2013

RSPCA DONATION

At the top of Richmond Hill before entering Richmond Park there is a Cattle Fountain which was donated by the Royal Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. If you did not go over and take a look at it you...
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Jan 11, 2013

HISTORY of WICK HOUSE

The house was completed in 1772 and sits on Richmond Hill near Nightingale Lane, and was commissioned by Joshua Reynolds who lived there until he died in 1792. Mr and Mrs William Burn lived in the...
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Jan 11, 2013

GREAT VIEW OF PETERSHAM HOTEL

From Terrace Gardens on Richmond Hill there is a rather impressive building which is the Petersham Hotel. Also you can see this from the Petersham Road. The hotel was built in the 1860's and looked...
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Jan 11, 2013

RELAX IN A BEAUTIFUL GARDEN

As you walk up Richmond Hill take a walk in the Terrace Gardens on the right. Sit on one of the many seats and observe a beautiful view of the Thames, stroll around the gardens and see the bedded...
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Jan 11, 2013

Top Hotels in Richmond

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8 Kew Green, Richmond, TW9 3BH, United Kingdom
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Junction A1/A66 Richmond, near Darlington, Scotch Corner, North Yorkshire, DL10 6NR, United Kingdom
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Nightingale Lane, Richmond, Surrey, TW10 6UZ, United Kingdom
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50-56 Sheen Road, Richmond, TW9 1UG, United Kingdom
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23 Petersham Road, Richmond-upon-Thames, Richmond, Surrey, TW10 6UH, United Kingdom
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Catterick Bridge, Richmond, North Yorkshire, DL10 7PE, United Kingdom
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