Kingston Upon Thames is a
picturesque and leafy river-side borough
located just outside of London. This quiet and quaint town's history dates back to the ancient Saxon kings and their bustling markets. Today, the market prevails, and here you will find a pleasing mix of medieval relics, arts and culture, food, and shopping
. All Saints Church dates back to the 9th century Saxon Royal Estate and is an imposing landmark of the town. Stroll through Market Place
and pay a visit to the Statue of Shrubsole
, or explore the Kingston Museum for a more in-depth glimpse into this Borough's history.
Residing on the banks of the Thames
, it is the perfect destination to explore nearby attractions such as Richmond Park, Kew Gardens, and Hampton Court Palace. With London just a short car or train ride away, Kingston Upon Thames is a peaceful retreat just beyond the capital's borders