Autumn walks at Runnymede and Ankerwycke

As falling leaves mark another cycle of time, reflect on history in the ancient meadows of Runnymede with our series of autumn walks and talks.

The ancient Ankerwycke Yew tree

The Story of Ankerwycke 

Sunday 16 September - Take a walk on the other side of the Thames and find out the unique natural and historic gems hidden at Ankerwycke.

A staff member dressed as King John for a children's talk

Terrible Tuesdays at Runnymede 

Join our free family history talk in the meadows of Runnymede, led by our knowledgeable guide, King John.

Fly Agaric fungi on woodland floor

Fungi foray 

Saturday 27 October - Join our local fungi expert and our friendly ranger to discover the many wonderful fungi at Runnymede as they emerge for the autumn. Discover how to identify this often overlooked but vital component of our ecosystem.

Visitor admiring the ruins of St Mary's Priory at Ankerwycke, Surrey
Walking trail

The Park circular walk at Ankerwycke 

Very leisurely stroll through the park at Ankerwycke on gentle terrain. Perfect for a lazy Sunday afternoon.