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Dudley Canal & Tunnel Trust

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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
+44 121 557 6265
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great adventure and pleased we went. Volunteers were friendly and helpful. The skipper was fun and the canels were dressed for Christmas. It was a cold day, so wrap up. A must see and a must to try legging.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank fluffyduck51
Reviewed 3 days ago

The Black Country Canals have sprung a new lease of life taking you back in time along the famous canals. A good trip which the narrators explain in detail the bygone era of the working man using the barges and getting through the tunnels by...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Maria T
Reviewed 3 days ago

The hour long boat trip itself was brilliant with great decorations/lighting throughout the various caves/tunnels. The pantomime was good for young children and the presents Father Christmas gives out are good for freebies. That being said, Father Christmas himself was a little disappointing with a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank nathan b
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The boat trip itself was lovely but the added Christmas elements were quite disappointing. We were expecting to meet Santa but he just milled around on the barge, handing out presents. It would have been nice to have a proper visit and little chat with...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank louisekitson
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Dudley Canal & Tunnel Trust on Saturday 1st December for the Christmas in Candyland boat trip through the tunnels to see Santa and I have to say it was one of the best Santa visits we have done (only pipped by Winter Wonderland...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank m0cham00
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Brought a group of 12 friends to celebrate my birthday. Made very welcome in the cafe (who had reserved a table for us) and this set the tone for the whole visit. Excellent trip through the tunnels, with a witty and informative 'skipper' on the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Duncan D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had decided to call at Birmingham on our way back up the Country to the North East, having been at Silverstone for Ford Fair. We'd booked into a Premier Inn directly next door to the Black Country Living Museum as we had wanted to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank NicolaandPaul
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Very good, took our cub pack through the tunnels, they were all amazed, well worth it especially with visiting the black country museum

Date of experience: December 2017
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Took my 7 year old grandson who lives in London and he was totally enthralled with the whole experience

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Bigmac1946
Reviewed 5 November 2018

Great adventure - food at The Gongoozler also a local experience worth trying. Overall really worthwhile.

Date of experience: April 2018
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22 July 2018|
Response from Kevin R | Reviewed this property |
£7.25 Adults, £6.6 Senior, £6 Children 3-16 hope this helps.
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
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! :)