Red Bull Wharf - Stoke-on-Trent

Red Bull Wharf - Stoke-on-Trent

Red Bull Yard, Congleton Road South, Church Lawton, Stoke-on-Trent, ST7 3AP.

Discover why the Trent & Mersey Canal was built and solve the problem of how boats move up and down hills. Learn about the local engineering heroes who built the tunnels and bridges. Take part in canal trails, waterside safety, dressing up in canal costumes, canal art, floating boats activity and so much more. Our team of education volunteers will inspire and enthuse your class about your local canal.

Learning Resources

Use the following resources to support learning on your visit and back in the classroom:

Life on the English Waterways

All About Canals

All About James Brindley

Find out more about pioneering canal engineer James Brindley.


Limited parking is available at Red Bull Wharf. Coaches will need to drop off at the road entrance.


Visits to Red Bull Wharf are FREE!