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A most pleasant and relaxing place to visit on a sunny afternoon. Plenty to see. Have a wander and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Cecil H
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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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Lovely open space with room for everyone, great range of entertainment, eating places and relaxing... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2018
RichieH281
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Rotherham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 27 January 2018

Busy area next to RSC. Interesting panels describing the area and statues. Plenty of seating. Lots of waterbirds about and people feeding them. I saw no one using bread but only grain which is good. Not a lot of boat activity as winter but I...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A most pleasant and relaxing place to visit on a sunny afternoon. Plenty to see. Have a wander and a sit down and see the world go by.

Thank Cecil H
Reviewed 8 September 2018

Lovely open space with room for everyone, great range of entertainment, eating places and relaxing spots.

Thank RichieH281
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Probably the second most popular tourist destination -- and it's free! Once a working transhipment basin, now full of narrowboats and trip boats. Worth a visit.

Thank Dr_Bob1
Reviewed 30 July 2018

We regularly visit Stratford and spend many an hour .It is wheelchair friendly with lots of seating to watch the world go by and watch the boats and wildlife in the canal basin and river.behind you is the town with lots of independent shops plus...More

Thank kennethollerhead
Reviewed 21 May 2018

Always things to sit and watch swans and ducks in abundance. People working on their barges. Ice cream barge. Lovely to just wander around on a nice day. Can be crowded but usually find a nice spot to sit.

Thank Louise B
Reviewed 27 April 2018

The basin with its lock and canal boats is in constant motion of people, water and water birds. Its a pleasure to sit and watch the basin. we spent several hours at the basin and along the river watching the spring arrive with flowers and...More

Thank slarson127
Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

Really love this part of Stratford. Take a seat, relax and watch the word go by... the encore pub is lovely for a drink or food close by

Thank jofunkyfacepainter
Reviewed 17 April 2018

A great area a short distance from the Royal Shakespeare Theatre, with lovely gardens, Shakespeare-related statues and boats where the river and canal meet.

Thank wendyanddavid536
Reviewed 22 February 2018

Great place to take a stroll and wander around the delightful surrounding areas. Lovely views of the river and well designed structures that form the surrounding area. Well worth a visit.

Thank Domdomdomdom_13
Reviewed 27 January 2018

Busy area next to RSC. Interesting panels describing the area and statues. Plenty of seating. Lots of waterbirds about and people feeding them. I saw no one using bread but only grain which is good. Not a lot of boat activity as winter but I...More

1  Thank WorcesterMoray
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