richmond lock from the top

Saturday 26th November - 10.00 am - 12 noon approx.

Explore the River from Richmond half lock to Richmond Bridge. Find out about the history and the function of Richmond half lock and the work of Port of London Authority from the lock-keeper himself.

Walk along the foreshore with the with Elliott Wragg of the Thames Discovery Programme and discover the Tudor wharf of Richmond Palace. Learn about what lives in and around the river with aquatic ecologist Joe Pecorelli. Who knows what exciting discoveries may be made as the walk coincides with the annual draw off when the the river is allowed to drop to its natural level.

More Information

  • Cost: Environment Trust members £8.50 non-members £10.00.
  • To book your place please contact the office at: 020 8891 5455 or email:
  • Cheques made payable to Environment Trust for Richmond upon Thames and posted to Unit 3, Phoenix Wharf, Eel Pie Island, Twickenham, TW1 3DY.