Skip Navigation

Alfred Russel Wallace

Alfred Russel Wallace

A Vale of Inspiration

Alfred Russel Wallace Copyright of scan A. R. Wallace Memorial Fund & G. W. Beccaloni

Alfred Russel Wallace was one of Britain’s greatest Naturalists. Known as a great explorer, collector, author, philosopher, anthropologist and spiritualist. His most famous discovery was that of Evolution. He co-published the theory of Evolution by natural selection with Charles Darwin in 1858.

To find out more about Wallace follow the Alfred Russel Wallace Trail to explore the places where Wallace lived, worked and fell in love with nature. 

The trail leaflet is available to download.Natural History Museum

Follow these links to find out more: