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

For groups and schools

Whether it’s a class-load of curious kids or your local pub quizzers genning up on some Canal trivia, we can tailor a visit to The Canal Museum, Stoke Bruerne meet your needs.

Explorer education volunteer, Olive, in lifejacket with pupils leaning on lock beam Explorer education volunteer, Olive, with pupils at lunch

Your group visit might include:

  • coffees and welcome talk on arrival in the Waterside café
  • museum visit including canal archive films
  • canal boat trip on historic boat Sculptor
  • lunch at The Boat Inn, Navigation or the Spice of Bruerne
  • canal-side walk (including audio guide option)
  • tea and cake in the Waterside café
  • visit to our museum shop

Plus, we’ll help you plan your visit with lots of advice on what to do while you’re here and you can even come along for a free site tour beforehand to see the available resources. If you are a teacher, you can even download our educational support information from our Explorers pages.

 Book your group of school visit now

For coach trip visits:  group discounts for parties of 10 or more  
For school and children’s groups:  
Up to 25 children  £3.00 per head
Over 25 children  £2.75 per head
Workshops and activities led by the Explorer education team (including water safety sessions)  free
Accompanying adults for schools and children’s groups   free

Plus: Free coach parking for pre-arranged visits
Email: stokebruerne@canalrivertrust.org.uk
Call: our bookings team on 01604 862229

Safety: You can use our risk assessment document for your own risk assessment when planning your visit.

Last date edited: 30 March 2017