Discover offers for groups, weddings, corporate and more
Whether you’re a Scout group, a local history group, a corporate group or something else entirely, we’d love to welcome you to us for a boat trip and more.
We offer special group rates for our 45 minute, 2 hour and 6 hour trips as well as some additional routes that are only available to pre-booked groups. Groups can also book workshop sessions, refreshments, meeting room hire and more either as standalone items or to complement a boat trip.
Take a look at the details tab for more information, or look at downloads to find information tailored to particular types of groups, then give us a call on 0121 557 6265 to discuss creating the perfect visit for your group.
Join us on a boat trip underneath Dudley, or explore the fascinating open canal around Netherton and Tipton! Discover everything we can offer for groups below.
45 minute trips
Groups of 20 people or more qualify for a free places on our standard 45 minute trip. Take in the limestone mines and caverns, see fantastic light shows and audio visual presentations and even have a go at the traditional technique of legging the boat. Give us a call to get a quote for your group.
2 hour through tunnel trips
Take a journey through the full length of the Dudley Tunnel and explore the limestone mines and caverns along the way. You’ll even get the chance to have a go at some legging!
|Up to 52 people||£500.00|
6 hour full day trips
Discover the full length of the Dudley Tunnel and the Netherton Tunnel on this circular tour of our local canal network. You’ll learn some fascinating facts about the industrial history and the wildlife of the area and take in two flights of locks at Parkhead and Factory Locks.
|Up to 48 people||£650.00|
Tipton waterways Trips
Explore the fascinating industrial history and surprising wildlife of the local canal network as you take this circular trip leaving from our Portal building. Book this two and half hour trip for a unique look at the heart of the Black Country. We’ll even serve you a hot drink and a muffin on the boat, included in your ticket price.
|Up to 48 people||£500.00|
Workshop activity sessions
Youth groups can opt to add workshop sessions led by our staff to their visit. Please see the downloads page for more information on the various sessions.
In addition to our boat trips above, we can also offer a variety of facilities to corporate groups. These include meeting and conference space, catering, team building activities and more – have a look at the corporate file in the downloads section for more details.
Whatever your group, we offer significant benefits including:
- Free tickets for your group – for parties of 20 or more
- Free coach parking
- Qualified First Aid professionals on site
- MCA Registered Boat Skipper
- Risk Assessments available
- Free admission and refreshment voucher for coach drivers