Subscribe      List an Event or Business      Invite a Writer      Write for WN      Writers      Other Locations

Historic Buildings in Richmond

Home > Richmond > Architecture | Historic Houses | Museums | Places of Interest | Lists
by Richmond (subscribe)
Richmond Upon Thames is such a wonderful place. I am blessed to live here. In case you need cleaners in the area, visit
Published October 13th 2014

Chiswick House
Authentic 18th-century British architecture on display - a true masterpiece. This is pure art and each detail of the building resembles the architectural creativity of ancient Rome. With its decorations it really is a pleasure for the eye. This makes the place the perfect setting for a must-visit sightseeing attraction for tourists.

Chiswick House's surrounding gardens are also a noteworthy detail. Besides the magnificent landscape, there are statues, urns, temples, and obelisks - explore ancient Rome right in the middle of London. Let your children play in this beautiful setting and enjoy a cup of tea, or something from the seasonal menu. The light airy space will let your relax and make the most of your trip to Chiswick house.

Hampton Court Palace
So much royal history at one place. A majestic place that displays the rich taste of past royalties. The interior, exterior and the world-famous garden make the Hampton Court Place a magnificent historic place to visit. Click here to visit the official website.

Palace and Maze: 30 March - 25 October 2014 (summer)
Monday - Sunday
Open: 10:00
Close: 18:00
Last ticket sold: 17:00
Last entry into the maze: 17:15

Palace and Maze: 26 October 2014 - 26 March 2014 (winter)
Monday - Sunday
Open: 10:00
Close: 16:30
Last ticket sold: 15:30
Last entry into the maze: 15:45
Adults - 18.20; Children (5 - 16) - 9.10; Children (under 5) - free; Students (with ID) and Senior Citizens - 15.40; Family ticket - 46.80; Group discount available to groups of 15 or more.
The Maze at Hampton Court: Adults - 4.40; Children - 2.75; Family - 13.20
Formal Gardens only, Adults - 5.72; Concessions - 4.84; Children up to 15 - free

Strawberry Hill House

Georgian Gothic Revival architecture and interior decoration at its finest. As you would imagine by the looks, the whole building's interior arrangement consists of classy antiques, pieces of art, and items of historical heritage. For more:
Adult 10.80, Friends of Strawberry Hill member FREE, National ArtPass Holder / National Trust member 5.30 (must show pass membership card), Over 60 5.30, Child 0 - 16 years FREE, Student in full time education 5.30, Disabled/Receiving Jobseekers Allowance 5.30, Carer accompanying a disabled person FREE.
EARLY BIRD GUIDED TOUR - Adult 11.70, Child (10 - 16 years) 7.50, Child (5 - 10 years) FREE, Carer accompanying a disabled person FREE.
TWIGHLIGHT TOURS (Adults only) 20.00

kneller hall
Image source:

Kneller Hall
Occasional concerts and music events are held at this historical building in Richmond upon Thames. Built in early 18th century Kneller House carries taste of history and music combined. The building also hosts the British Military Music Museum. It displays unique sets of instruments, uniforms, records, photographs and music dating back over 200 years. Learn more:
Help us improve  Click here if you liked this article  51
Share: email  facebook  twitter
When: See respective websites
Where: In and around Richmond
Your Comment
Articles from other cities
Popular Articles