Beyond the Trail
Additional Trail Markers
There are four trail markers that are not part of the main trail, but still mark locations in the surrounding areas with important historical links to the Royal Marines.
- The Zeebrugge Bell at Dover Town Hall- 9 miles
- The Entrance to the Commonwealth War Graves Commission Zeebrugge Memorial in St James Cemetery, Dover- 9 miles
- Deal Town Hall in St George’s Road, Deal - 0.5 miles
- The Deal Maritime and Local History Museum in St George’s Road, Deal - 0.5 miles
Learn more about the Royal Marines
As a first stop, we recommend that you read our history page.
The Royal Marines in Deal Exhibition at the Deal Maritime and Local History Museum, St George’s Road, Deal – www.dealmuseum.co.uk
The Dover Museum in the Market Square, Dover – www.dovermuseum.co.uk
The Royal Marines Museum at the National Museum of the Royal Navy in Portsmouth – www.royalmarinesmuseum.co.uk
Exploring Deal and Walmer
Deal and Walmer offer many fascinating other activities that allow you to explore the unique heritage and position of these coastal towns.
Don't miss (in alphabetical order):
- Betteshanger Park
- Deal Beach
- Deal Castle
- Deal High Street
- Deal Pier
- Deal Timeball Tower
- The Astor Theatre
- Walmer Castle
- Walmer Beach
Also be sure to try any of the fine pubs and eateries in the Deal and Walmer area!