Local attractions

 

Syon Park (park with stately home, cafe, garden centre, (Snakes and Ladders etc). Nearest entrance Park Road, Isleworth.  www.syonpark.co.uk

Marble Hill House (English Heritage), Marble Hill Park.   www.english-heritage.org.uk

Osterley Park House (National Trust stately home and park). Jersey Rd, Osterley.   www.osterleypark.org.uk

Richmond Museum, Old Town Hall, Whittaker Ave, Richmond. Tel 020 8332 1141.     www.museumofrichmond.com

Orleans House Gallery Riverside, Twickenham TW1 3DJ Tel 020 8831 6000    www.richmond.gov.uk/orleans_house_gallery

Kew Bridge Steam Museum, Green Dragon Lane, Brentford. Tel 020 8568 4757  www.waterandsteam.org.uk

Musical Museum, 368, High St, Brentford. Tel 020 8560 8108.  www.musicalmuseum.co.uk

Kew Gardens, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond TW9 3AB www.kew.org

Strawberry Hill – Horace Walpole’s Gothic Garden Strawberry Hill, 268 Waldegrave Road, Twickenham TW1 4ST Tel 0020 8744 1241.  www.strawberryhillhouse.org.uk

Kilmorey Mausoleum, St Margaret’s Road. Commissioned by the 2nd Earl of Kilmorey (1787-1880), this Grade II listed mausoleum is built in the style of an ancient Egyptian monument. The mausoleum contains the bodies of the Earl and his mistress. Open days: occasionally throughout the year, as advertised. North St Margaret’s