Address: 3 Bridge Rd, Stoke Bruerne, Towcester NN12 7SB View on Google map
Opening times: You can't walk into the tunnel but the towpath to its entrance is open every day
Price: Once you park up it's absolutely free
Toilets: At the Stoke Bruerne end there are toilets at the Canal Museum café.
Blisworth Tunnel, on the Grand Union Canal, is:
And importantly, it's also just a short walk along the towpath at the Stoke Bruerne end from the Canal Museum, which holds great stories and memorabelia from the tunnel. Combine the two places to visit for a great day out.
Places to eat:
Boat trips from the Stoke Bruerne end:
Not really the place for a picnic but there's plenty in Stoke Bruerne or up along the woodland walk
There is the wonderful woodland walk just off the towpath at the Stoke Bruerne end as well as other nature trails and activities
By car - there is parking in the Stoke Bruerne Canal Museum car park at £3 a day. And parking available at the Blisworth Tunnel canal car park at the Blisworth end: Blisworth, Northampton NN7 3DA
By boat - see our Stoke Bruerne page for visitor mooring details