Montgomery Canal Photo Exhibition on Tour

The 2019 Montgomery Canal photo exhibition brings together shots taken by members of the local community and beyond, and offers a great selection of photos, depicting a canal being widely used for a range of recreational activities.

Event details

3 January 2020 to 31 January 2020

Oswestry, Shropshire

Montgomery Canal


Oswestry Library

Arthur Street
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There are also amazing views of the “Monty”, a section about narrowboats built and decorated by young people, and of course, the traditional panel dedicated to restoration, with the focus this year being on the winding hole, a turning point for narrowboats, at Crickheath.

The exhibition is funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund as part of the restoration of the Montgomery canal in Shropshire.

Opening hours

Mon/Tues/Thurs/Fri: 9.30am-5pm, Weds: 9.30am-6pm, Saturday: 9.30am- 4pm, closed Sunday.

stretch of Shropshire Union Canal showing recent restoration works Restored by Shropshire Union Canal Society volunteers