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Dudley Canal & Tunnel Trust

Opens in 17 min: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Open today: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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 1 week ago via mobile

Whilst I had been on the 45 minute trip I booked for the six hour trip. Very interesting and commentary could have been better. A little less talking would have been more acceptable! Lots of history explained to us. Going through the locks was great....More

Thank caro1NorfolkEngland
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Definitely worth a trip entertaining if you get the right driver and a little show at the end of the tunnel

Thank Richard P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having just been on the boat trip we can recommend it, James our Skipper was excellent with information on the tour throughout easily 5 star plus.

Thank Kevin R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Interesting ride, surprising to see all this in the Dudley! Very pretty and fun going through the caves. Good for all ages.

Thank FairReview89
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We made a special visit to do the boat trip on the last day of our mini break. I'm so glad we did. The cafe was welcoming and very good prices. We had a quick look at the gift shop whilst booking our boat trip...More

Thank Annhey
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As a separate attraction within the Black Country Museum this is a must. OK so it casts a few pounds more but what a great trip. We were privileged to be the only couple on the boat (barge) but it seems that trips into the...More

Thank Ray G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Definitely worth a visit if you are at the Black Country museum (or even if you aren't). The 45 min trip was expertly led by our female canal boat navigator who was enthusiastic and friendly. You will get a sense of what it was like...More

Thank JHM231
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a brilliant day out (combined with the Black country living museum). After completing the parallel Netherton Tunnel (and being thoroughly fed up with its length) the previous day on our Narrowboating holiday, we decided to let someone else do the hard work A...More

Thank Elephantemg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You can always learn from others and here you get to relax at the same time. We went on a 45 min tour of several tunnels - one was very closed in! Saw two videos inside the tunnels and even saw hand made bricks on...More

Thank Fishynews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were at the museum as I guess most visitors to the tunnel trust are. We managed to sneak on the next available boat, so no waiting always a bonus. A nice young lady skippered us on the journey and provided an interesting history. Pleasant...More

Thank lynne j
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kiranjit s
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
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! :)