Walks and trails at Ham House

Visitors walking through the hornbeam arch at Ham House

Whatever the weather there are many different ways to explore Ham House and the surrounding areas. Discover more about the garden with on of our self led audio tours or join a group with one of our knowledgeable volunteers.

Cattle at Petersham Meadow

Rural river walk

Ham is located along the rural River Thames and is close to Richmond Park and the iconic Richmond Hill. Discover this historic scenic walk through Petersham Meadows and meet the four-legged residents.

Kingston river, a lovely walk to Ham House

Tidal Thames

Ham nestles along the beautiful tidal River Thames and the towpath does flood during high tide. View the tide table for Richmond Lock before you set off to make sure you won't get wet feet.

The north front of Ham House, Richmond-upon-Thames, Surrey. The house was built in 1610 with some alterations in 1672-4.

Ham House cycle trail, London 

This trail is 6.5 miles. Explore historic London on this circular route to Ham House by the Thames.

A family take park in an Easter trail

Easter egg adventure at Ham House

This spring, treat your little ones to a world of adventures at Ham on the Easter adventures in nature trail. Make your way along the trail and find nature-inspired activities for the whole family. The trail takes place between 2 - 18 April 2022 in the beautiful garden at Ham.

Visitors on a tour through the gardens at Ham House and Garden.

Tours at Ham House and Garden

Learn more about Ham on one of our free tours, led by our knowledgeable volunteers or with a self led audio tour.