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 17 September - Take a walk on the other side of the Thames and find out what unique natural and historic gems Ankerwycke hides.

A painting of King John

What King John did for us 

Tuesday 24 October - In this free, family-friendly half-term talk, find out all about the notorious medieval king whose actions at Runnymede forever changed politics.

Fly Agaric fungi on woodland floor

Fungi foray 

Saturday 4 November - 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.