The Canal museum Stoke Bruerne

The Canal museum Stoke Bruerne

Last Updated on February 19, 2024 by Suzy

Things to do at The Canal museum Stoke Bruerne review

The Canal museum is located in Stoke Bruerne, Northamptonshire. It is located next to the Grand Union Canal just south of the Blisworth tunnel.

The museum has two floors and is housed inside a historic corn mill. It provides an overview of the history of Britain’s canals. Inside you will be able to learn more about the rich waterway heritage in the area and the people that lived and worked on the canals.

On the first floor of the museum there is a family activity area which has some panoramic views over the canal. Nearby there is a woodland walk which you can find the entrance to along the towpath towards the tunnel. If you walk south along the towpath you will find the Stoke Bruerne Brick Pits Nature Reserve.

There are also boat trips on the canal which are run by the Stoke Bruerne Boat Company and the Boat Inn. You can also pick up an audio trail from the museum .

FAQ and Further Information The Canal museum Stoke Bruerne

Is there food and drink available?

There is a cafe serving food and drinks. You are welcome to picnic outdoors.

What are the main things to do?

museum that provides an overview of the history of Britain’s canals plus other things to do nearby. There are toilets and a cafe.

What are the ticket prices?

*free, u003cbru003e*Prices are subject to change and/or discounts online. *The museum is free, to visit.

Is there parking?

There is parking, charges apply.

When are they open?

The Canal museum is open daily from March – autumn with some days of closer over the winter. For up-to-date opening times and dates please visit their website.

Are they accessible?

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