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The trip through limestone. Caverns was made very interesting by the volunteer captain.highly... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
christina t
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Brilliant and informative 45 minute trip into the tunnels. Our guide was great fun and really made... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Lorna A
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See the network of underground canal routes that helped form the industrial Black Country and marvel at the fantastic Limestone Caverns. Enjoy a canalside walk or relaxing boat trip, and admire the local history. See if you can spot any of the...more
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501 Birmingham New Road, Dudley DY1 4SB, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The trip through limestone. Caverns was made very interesting by the volunteer captain.highly recommended. The cafe was very good, food and service great.

Thank christina t
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Brilliant and informative 45 minute trip into the tunnels. Our guide was great fun and really made to experience. Well worth a visit.

Thank Lorna A
Reviewed 5 days ago

Great , really enjoyed it, went on the 45 minute trip , james was a great guide, knowledgable and it was reaĺy interesting, also my son legged the boat through a small section of the tunnel , well worth it

Thank joli142015
Reviewed 6 days ago

Lovely place we loved it and daughter did Would definitely go back again loads to do for kids in the area

Thank lisajademont
Reviewed 6 days ago

Went on the dudley canal 45 minute tour , of the tunnels, and worth every penny.Really informative ,and interesting , James was great as tour host, enjoyed every minute and now thinking about the 6 hour trip

Thank Dave A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a super tour of the canal yesterday with guide James who kept us amused and informed for 2 hours, thank you! Less impressed by the restaurant. It wasn't anywhere near full but we were told there would be a 45 minute wait for anything...More

Thank ShropshireParkers
Reviewed 1 week ago

really interesting trip, informative, lovely and cool in the tunnels during the heatwave!! I would recommend this trip.

Thank raynard
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a lovely trip on this canal it was a very interesting experience and a very informative commentary all the time we were in the barge ,we then went to the Black country museum which is excellent. We were on a coach trip which...More

Thank benDevon
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was down on holiday from Scotland and was at the Black Country museum and decided to go on the canal trip have to say I had a great time on the 45min boat trip, Ruth was our tour guide and skipper from start to...More

Thank Gordie1212
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The staff were great & very helpful. A lovely centre that is manned by very knowledgeable people. Great experience in the tunnels although i think i might habe been a better helmsman!! & we loved the beer festival!

Thank feebee39
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12 September 2016|
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Response from DudleyCanalTrust | Property representative |
By adding a gift aid declaration to your ticket you are entitled to free repeat boat trips on our standard 45 minute trip for a year. So yes, free boat trips! It's our way of saying thank you for your gift aid declaration... More
Amirah D
24 June 2016|
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Response from Sarah F | Property representative |
Yes, absolutely! Visitors are more than welcome to take photos on their trip. We like it when they share them with us on Twitter and Facebook afterwards too! :)
8 March 2016|
Response from Dudley T | Property representative |
Hi Regina, Thanks for your enquiry. We allow working/guide dogs on our site, but not pets.