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The Museum of Richmond has exhibitions on Richmond's rich heritage and history.
The Museum of Richmond has exhibitions on Richmond's rich heritage and history. It has displays from the Medieval times to the present day, with highlights such as a Workhouse Clock from 1819 and painted glass panels from the Richmond Palace.
The Richmond Palace was a magnificent royal residence built in 1497 along the Thames, but now only the Gate House and Wardrobe, now converted into flats, remain
The Richmond Hill offers a stunning view from the top terrace (between Friar Stile Road and Nightingale Lane) which is protected by an act of parliament and takes in the river, the meadows at the bottom of the hill
The Marble Hill House, an 18th century Palladian villa, was home to King George II's mistress Henrietta Howard
The Ham House is the Duke of Lauderdale's elegant 17th century Stuart manor house, about a mile upstream from Richmond riverside
The Brentford Dock has a picturesque marina, with a variety of narrowboats, Dutch barges and pleasure craft and waterside views
Syon Park is a 200 acre park, on which is the Syon House, stately home of the Dukes of Northumberland for 400 years and now a locale for shooting period dramas
This historic and beautiful garden features elements that illustrate significant periods of the art of gardens from the 18th to the 20th centuries, as well as a plant collection second to none in the world
The Boston Manor House is a 17th century Grade I listed Jacobean manor house built in English Renaissance style
Richmond Park is the largest Royal Park in London, sprawling over almost 1,000 hectares and home to a huge array of fauna, including 650 wild deer
The Twickenham stadium is the home of the England national rugby team, and is used for major internationals and cup finals as it can seat upto 80000 spectators