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Lovely relaxing day out.

I remember visiting here as a child with school, and many years later we found ourselves returning... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Clairebearholibobs
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Warwickshire
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Lovely day

We went there with our Unison group where people could walk around, go in the museum and cafe... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
mumsy10
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Bucks
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5 The Canalside Bridge Road, Towcester NN12 7SE, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I remember visiting here as a child with school, and many years later we found ourselves returning with our daughter for a day out and to explore somewhere new for her. Fairly easy to get to and the postcode finds it easily with a sat...More

Thank Clairebearholibobs
Reviewed 10 July 2018

We went there with our Unison group where people could walk around, go in the museum and cafe. Unfortunately thr boats were not going the day we went

Thank mumsy10
Reviewed 28 June 2018

Stoke Bruerne's canal-side stretches from Blisworth Tunnel past the blacksmith's workshop, a museum, an Indian restaurant and pubs as the Grand Union Canal wends its way down the seven locks. There are always a lot of boats moored here and usually a number moving through...More

1  Thank Hezekiah312
Reviewed 13 June 2018

We watched as schoolchildren opened up the loch for a narrowboat to come through. Very interesting. Walk along the canal and see the narrow boats moored up or coming along. We walked to the tunnel, shame the blacksmith building was closed and the art store.

1  Thank MagsWorldUS
Reviewed 7 June 2018

had a brief visit to Stoke Bruerne in March. A few hours but the weather was good and the ride on the barge enjoyable. Quiet, peaceful and a lovely little pub if you are into that kind of thing

1  Thank jaxfella
Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

Wow so beautiful. A beautiful walk along the canal with our daughter and son. Absolutely beautiful canal boats and little shops . We love visiting here .

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

This is a great place to visit for a day out. Lots to do and a real sense of the history and importance of the Grand Union Canal. Well maintained tow paths means you can enjoy the place safely and there are places to eat...More

Thank northants90
Reviewed 2 May 2018

As a first time visitor to the canals of the UK all I can say is what an experience. The canals are really awesome to see. Dotted on the canals are English pubs catering pub fare and excellent meals. The history of the Blisworth Tunnel...More

Thank LES S
Reviewed 1 May 2018

The museum is a mine of information about a form of travel that can only be marveled at for its ability to take you to a world of people that no longer are with us and how goods that we take for granted or no...More

Thank wooddust
Reviewed 22 April 2018

Visited Stoke Bruerne this week on a beautiful sunny day. The trip along the canal on the "Charlie" was interesting and took you a short way into the tunnel. Good value at £3.50 for an adult. The canal side walks are very pretty as is...More

Thank MAXINEOxford
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