Queen's Promenade

A walking/cycling route in , Kingston upon Thames • Portsmouth Road, along river Thames, KT1 2JH

Explore a 1-km long riverside walk between Surbiton and Kingston
Learn about mature trees along the walk
Enjoy 10 garden areas lovingly created and maintained by volunteers
See an Art Deco inspired mural, adjacent to a top spot Sensory Garden
Promenade along the river, relax on one of the over 100 benches
Join river cruises provided by Turks boats (to Hampton Court or Richmond)
Walk or jog along a stunning riverside location close to Kingston town centre

  • Public art
  • Flowerbed
  • Treescape
  • Sensory garden
  • River/stream
  • Ornamental garden
  • Bug hotel

  • Always open
  • Dogs allowed in all greenspaces
  • Volunteers' Pocket Park
  • Boating
  • Park Cafe - indoor and outdoor seating
  • Benches with backrests and sidearms
  • Accessible entrance
  • Nature trail
  • Community growers' project

A 1-km long riverside promenade walk, created in Victorian times and opened by Queen Victoria in 1856. Lovingly being restored by community group Queen's Promenade Friends. Attractive flower beds being created, inviting promenaders to enjoy the riverside location. A cafe at half-way point provides refreshments, with Kingston town centre only a short walk away.

Who you will find in Queen's Promenade

Turks Boats

river boat cruise company


The organisation with legal responsibility for Queen's Promenade is Kingston council.

Queen's Promenade is managed and maintained by Queen's Promenade Friends and Glendale Services.

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