Welcome to the RTVC - A pioneer in social enterprise

The River Thames Visitor Centre is a 'Social Enterprise' project which aims to provide a location on the River Thames for the benefit of the general public, to raise River awareness provide educational material and a waterside gathering place for interested groups and people.

It also provides a base for its work on the protection and enhancement of Richmond upon Thames, the home for River User Group RUG for its work on the the Tidal Thames and the location for UKgenius, a social, environmental and economic innovation project, Environomics, environmental consultants and The Institute of Life, providing courses to help people be prepared for life. www.lifeism.uk

Please enjoy the use of this website and its information. We will be updating and developing additional features throughout the coming year.