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Entry either via BCLMuseum next door or direct. Interesting and informative trip. Reusable annual... read more

Reviewed 17 November 2018
Sam C
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Durham, United Kingdom
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There are several options in the length of tours starting around 45 minutes, others half a day... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2018
beurwolf
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UK
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Reviewed 17 November 2018

Entry either via BCLMuseum next door or direct. Interesting and informative trip. Reusable annual ticket.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 12 October 2018

There are several options in the length of tours starting around 45 minutes, others half a day. Some only run for part of the year so one needs to check. There is a live commentary relating the history from the geological formations, encompassing the building...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank beurwolf
Reviewed 7 October 2018

We were at the Black Country Museum and saw signs for the canal tunnels trip. Very glad we did. Totally different experience. You need warm clothing as the tunnels are cold even in summer and the hard hats are provided. Very interesting local history and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Copperfieldbell
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Great boat trip commentary informative, show inside caves explaining the history very interesting, my young nephew loved it

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Starlight911x
Reviewed 6 October 2018

Well worth a visit to the tunnel of love.!!! The engineering of these canals was amazing....take the grandkids.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Andy K
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

I love local history and this museum if filled with it love the place. Fantastic as a family adventure

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank 308LeatherAlpha
Reviewed 28 September 2018

Went to the Halloween boat trip last year with my daughter and 2 grandsons we enjoyed every bit of it, inside the tunnel there was a puppet show it was good value for money

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank wendyw5422
Reviewed 27 September 2018

Best experience...our boat skipper was James made the experience perfect. He was entertaining , knowledgeable and handled the boat with skill. The effects inside the tunnels and cavern are brilliant.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Annhey
Reviewed 27 September 2018

Very interesting trip, approx 45mins. Great fun, we all had a great time, even though it tipped it down with rain and we all got soaked. Would certainly recommend this trip.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank PortsmouthFixit
Reviewed 21 September 2018

This is adjacent to the Black Country Living Museum and compliments any visit. We did the 45 minute trip into the caves and tunnels other longer trips are also available. It is colder underground on even the warmest days. Very educational and surprising. Good value...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank dheightley
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