We love and care for your canals and rivers, because everyone deserves a place to escape.

Horses at work

Come and celebrate why horses are so important in the history of the waterways.

Event details

12 August 2018

National Waterways Museum Ellesmere Port

Shropshire Union Canal

Address

National Waterways Museum Ellesmere Port

South Pier Road
Ellesmere Port
CH65 4FW

For over 200 years canal boats were pulled by horses, and for much longer the country depended on them for work and warfare. 

See one of the boats being towed along the canal and other horse related activities.

An excellent day out for families with activities for the children.

Usual admission prices apply.

Horses at Work at the National Waterways Museum Ellesmere Port Horses at Work at the National Waterways Museum Ellesmere Port