Museum of Richmond

Old Town Hall, Whittaker Avenue, Richmond, Greater London, TW9 1TP

The Museum of Richmond tells the story of Richmond from prehistory, through its rise in prominence as a royal residence to its modern status as a centre of leisure, art and fashion. Entry is free and there is always something new to see and learn with our special exhibitions, events, school workshops and family activities.

    Opening Times

  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
  • Saturday
Museum of Richmond

About Richmond

Richmond is an affluent residential district bordering the River Thames. Tranquil Kew Gardens attracts botanical enthusiasts and families with its huge Arboretum, 17th-century Kew Palace, and panoramic views from its Treetop Walkway. Herds of deer roam Richmond Park, a popular picnic spot. The Quadrant main street and nearby roads have eclectic shops, casual and upscale dining, and performances at Richmond Theatre.