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Cotswold Canals Visitor Centre & Canal Shop

Open today: 10:00 - 13:00
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Just in time!

We stayed at Whitminster House for Easter weekend which is a short stroll away. We decided a canal... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2018
New Forest, United Kingdom
Lovely little visitor centre / shop

Popped in while at the Junction for a boat trip - lovely little place - loads of info, postcards... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2017
Gloucester, United Kingdom
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16 Apr 2018
“Just in time!”
17 Sep 2017
“Lovely little visitor centre / shop”
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The Canal Towpath, Church Lane | Saul Junction, Saul GL2 7JY, England
+44 7854 026504
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Reviewed 1 June 2018

The centre is right on the canal side and whilst simple in its display, the volunteers are well versed in canal life and friendly. Drinks are free, but customers are expected to make a donation to the canal trust, which I think is a good...More

Thank Terry M
Reviewed 16 April 2018

We stayed at Whitminster House for Easter weekend which is a short stroll away. We decided a canal trip was a must, as it was on our doorstep, so planned it for Easter Sunday after our lovely roast dinner. We arrived to find the staff...More

Thank FreshasaDaisy007
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Popped in while at the Junction for a boat trip - lovely little place - loads of info, postcards and cards by local artists plus Winstones ice cream! Who could want more? Staff were lovely and friendly.

Thank JanieA49
Reviewed 9 May 2016

Went to Ebley for the first cruise of the day, at 12pm. They are every half hour or so for a 25 minute cruise. We missed the first one as we didn't know where to go. A sign says 'boat trips'; as you go over...More

Thank Dave b
Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

Went in to have a look at what was to offer. There was ice cream, loads of leaflets on the local area and a volunteer from the canal trust who was immensely knowledgable when I asked about local canoeing groups.

Thank claypot48
Reviewed 24 June 2015

Somewhere just a little bit different. Lovely peaceful area and a trip on a canal boat is just so relaxing. Such a nice way to appreciate this lovely area and wildlife. Fortunately the weather was superb but I reckon it's would be enjoyable even in...More

Thank digipicsuk
Reviewed 24 September 2014 via mobile

Excellent and informative centre that tells the story of the past but remains firmly focused on the future. It's an ambitious project that will take time, commitment and lots of dosh. It's a shame this country prefers to spend millions of pounds on illegal wars...More

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Reviewed 15 June 2014

In a party of twelve we chartered this boat from Saul Junction to Purton: The weather was excellent the boat crew of two volunteers were very helpful and knowledgeable. We stopped for lunch at the Tudor Arms at Slimbridge and traveled on to view the...More

Thank robert W
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