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Terrace Gardens- Richmond Hill

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Richmond Hill, Richmond-upon-Thames, England
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All reviews flower beds great view of the river famous view well maintained gardens coffee and cake across the river lovely cafe town centre thames stroll benches richmond betty garter autumn camera fountain
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

These gardens are perfect for a picnic. The flowerbeds are looking amazing with tulips and bedding plants.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank sheepygold
Reviewed March 10, 2019 via mobile

Walked through the gardens on the way to Petersham on Saturday, it was bright & sunny and so pleasant as well as quiet, there is a lovely cafe situated in the middle and the gardens are so well maintained. They are a little spoilt by...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank SharonJT67
Reviewed February 16, 2019

The gardens are well maintained and are colourful in summer. There are green spaces where families can sit and children play. The gardens benefit from a cafe and enhamces a pleasant experience. By its nature of the gardens there are plenty of steps and steep...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Pliny234
Reviewed December 26, 2018 via mobile

Winter is not the best time to come to these gardens as they are neat but bare however the view over the river is great and so is the cafe.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank sheepygold
Reviewed November 8, 2018

Amazing view and great to stop for a coffee and snack after a walk. Food is vegetarian and good , coffee good. Inside is scruffy but most people sit outside for the view . However we were surrounded by 7 dogs, some of whom were...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Alison C
Reviewed October 2, 2018

The gardens are beautiful and filled with colourful flowers in summer and there's the iconic view of the river from the top of Richmond Hill - famously painted by JMW Turner. If in the area would also recommend a visit his house in Sandycoombe Road...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank BackinBracknell
Reviewed September 28, 2018

Richmond is a lovely part of Surrey but really is part of Greater London. Walking up the hill with all those lovely quaint shops you come across the Terrace garden which is such a lovely place to walk and provides glorious views of the River...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 23, 2018

Terrace Gardens is a openly accessible, fairly expansive public park area close to Richmond Centre and separated only by a road from the Thames and the promenade. You will find a small café there, and large flower beds are spread over the whole area. Nice...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank thomasmG7353YY
Reviewed July 23, 2018

Between Richmond town and Richmond Park, the Terrace Gardens are a delightful display of colourful flowers, together with some interesting statues. A place to visit time and time again if you are nearby. You can spend from just 5 minutes to one hour in here,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank chiangmaicharlies
Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

Sweet gardens with great cafe. Lovely coffee, croissant,cake or lunch. Overlooks the Thames. You can eat in or sit outside on the terrace. Blankets and hot water bottles are provided in winter. Dog bowl and complimentary dog biscuits make your furry friend feel welcome too.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Yes, it is a dog walkers paridise, leads are not required provided dogs are well behaved.