Riverside - PHOTOGRAPHER COMMENT
Panorama of Riverside in Richmond, next to the River Thames. This tiered area is very popular in Richmond and on sunny days, like when this picture was taken, people relax on the banks of the Thames and allow the day to float by.
Riverside - FURTHER INFORMATION
Riverside - Richmond upon Thames visitor guide showing a virtual tour of 'Riverside' linked to an interactive map with local and travel information. 360° panoramas from Greater London.
Riverside is right next to Richmond Bridge in Richmond. Here the grass terraces overlook the River Thames and Corporation Island. On Saturdays, at the top of the terrace in Heron Court, is a regular Farmers Market which is popular with locals and visitors alike. There are a few cafes and restaurants along the river here. In the summer months, this part of London is very popular with tourists.
The path along the river continues all the way to Kingston upon Thames to the south, passing Terrace Gardens, Buccleugh Gardens and Petersham Meadows just the other side of Richmond Bridge. The tow path also continues north along the Thames past Kew Gardens and Barnes finishing at Putney Bridge. Nearby is Richmond Park
TRAVEL DIRECTIONS AND GETTING THERE
Train: North Sheen, Richmond, St. Margarets, Kew Gardens
The Riverside is about 10 minutes walk from Richmond station.