A new cultural travel experience for 2021 – seven new site-specific artworks by leading contemporary artists and the world’s first ever art digital GeoTour will connect and celebrate the distinct, creative coastline across the Kent, Essex and Sussex coastlines.

Plan your trip today – visit englandscreativecoast.com 

The outstanding arts organisations across this region have come together for the first time to create England’s Creative Coast; Turner Contemporary, Cement Fields, Creative Folkestone, De La Warr Pavilion, Hastings Contemporary, Metal and Towner Eastbourne.

This site shares somes some of the learnings so far in creating this new experience.


“I can have culture anywhere.  What I really want to see is the unique, varied part that makes it different to everywhere else . . . what makes somewhere distinct” Inbound tourist

Cultural tourism

“A cultural destination is a networked space delivering a total experience to visitors that helps them understand a location and its people, through history and contemporary culture”

Cultural destination