Discover our military past

A self-guided two hour heritage walking trail celebrating the rich history of the Royal Marines and their unique relationship with Deal and Walmer that has endured for over 350 years.

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Trail Information

Have questions about disabled access, parking, toilets, dogs, wet weather or where to find refreshments?

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History of the Royal Marines

Read about the origins of the relationship between Deal, Walmer and the Royal Marines, through to the closure of the Barracks in 1996.

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Beyond The Trail

Take time to explore some of the unique attractions and eateries available throughout Deal & Walmer.

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Get your copy of the Trail Guide

Our trail guide is a free booklet that can be found in many establishments throughout Deal and Walmer. Alternatively, you can use our interactive trail guide or download a copy of the booklet.

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