Samuel Palmer Visionary Landscapes: Samuel Palmer Trail
The Samuel Palmer trail is a 5.3 mile circular walk around the village of Shoreham and its surrounding landscape in the heart of the delightful Darent Valley. Download the Darent Valley Trail app and set off on this self guided walk.
- 12 Jan - 16 May 2024
Walk in the footsteps of British artist Samuel Palmer in the company of the artist himself! He will accompany you on your walk via the audio guide, telling you all about his time in Shoreham and the paintings he made here, inspired by the beautiful Darent Valley.
This self-paced activity is the perfect way to enjoy the outdoors, appreciate the landscape, and learn about some of the rich cultural and artistic heritage of the Darent Valley. Wonder at chalk slopes with woodland tops, ancient trees towering over Lullingstone Park, and awe inspiring views across Shoreham Village.
Image: Detail of ‘In a Shoreham Garden’ Samuel Palmer © Victoria and Albert Museum