Discover Richmond

Founded by the Normans in 1071, Richmond is a leafy, vibrant market town with an impressive castle keep, a vast cobbled market place and an elegant Georgian district. Explore its colourful past at Easby Abbey, take a guided ghostwalk or stroll along the green banks of the River Swale.

Richmond 950

This year in Richmond, the castle and the town are celebrating a big birthday. Click here to find out what’s happening in Richmond as celebrations for Richmond 950 start!