Just a few suggestions to help you discover staffordshire whilst your on your canal boat Holiday:
TRENT & MERSEY CANAL:
Wedgewood Factory at Barlaston,
Trentham Gardens, Trentham Monkey Park,
Potteries and the Pottery Museum, Garden Festival Site, Etruria Bone Mill,
Middleport Pottery (Burliegh), Westport Lake,
Shugborough Hall and the Working Farm,
The National Arboretum at Allrewas, the National Forest,
The National Brewery at Burton on Trent.
The Churnet Valley Steam Railway.
SHROPSHIRE UNION CANAL:
Boscobell House – Brewood,
Joules Brewery – Market Drayton,
Discover Staffordshire on your canal boat holiday with us and immerse yourself in the hidden treasures. We have Stoke-on-Trent, famously dubbed the “Potteries,” boasts an illustrious ceramics legacy that spans centuries. Dive into the world of pottery innovation with a visit to Josiah Wedgwood’s renowned factory in Barlaston. Discover Staffordshire and Don’t miss the chance to explore Middleport Pottery, a cherished establishment owned by the Prince’s Trust. Enrich your journey with visits to iconic landmarks such as the Arboretum at Alrewas and the charming breweries nestled in Burton.
For more adventures, hop aboard a bus in Leek and venture further into the heart of Staffordshire. Explore the enchanting landscape and thrilling attractions, including the world-famous Alton Towers and the historic Churnet Valley Steam Railway.
As you cruise along the tranquil waterways, uncover the rich tapestry of Staffordshire’s history, culture, and charm. From picturesque villages to breathtaking scenery, each bend of the canal offers a new discovery. Begin your voyage today and let Staffordshire’s allure captivate your senses.
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