Linlithgow Canal Centre - Boat Trip And Canal


Canal Basin, Manse Road, Linlithgow, West Lothian, EH49 6AJ

    Cruise to the Avon Aqueduct on "St Magdalene" - a 40 seater canal boat. Departs 2:30 returns 5pm Sat & Sun. Half hour Town Boat Trips from 2 till 4:30pm. Tearoom and Canal Museum. Also charters & Hires.

    Trips over the magnificent Avon Aqueduct depart at 2.30 pm and return at approximately 5.00 pm on Saturdays and Sundays. We also operate the "Victoria", a diesel powered replica of a Victorian steam packet boat, which provides half hour Town Boat Trips from 2.00pm until 4.30pm on Saturdays and Sundays plus weekdays in July and August. There is no booking required for general public trips, however boats can be hired at other times by arrangement. Visit Scotland's only Canal Museum (free admission) and relax in our Tea Room.

    3 Visitor Attraction
    Green Tourism Silver
    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    2016 Opening - Every Day
    1 Jul 2016 - 23 Aug 2016
    Day Times
    Monday 13:30 17:00
    Tuesday 13:30 17:00
    Wednesday 13:30 17:00
    Thursday 13:30 17:00
    Friday 13:30 17:00
    Saturday 13:30 17:00
    Sunday 13:30 17:00
    2016 Opening - Weekends
    30 Mar 2016 - 29 Sep 2016
    Day Times
    Monday Closed
    Tuesday Closed
    Wednesday Closed
    Thursday Closed
    Friday Closed
    Saturday 13:30 17:00
    Sunday 13:30 17:00

    Open from 1:30pm to 5pm on Saturdays and Sundays Only.


    • Cafe / Restaurant available on site Enjoy fresh baking in the Canal Tea Room.
    • Tea & Coffee Available Enjoy fresh baking in the Canal Tea Room.


    • Town Location
    • Waterfront Location

    Special Requirements

    • Children Welcome
    • Dogs Welcome
    • Families
    • Groups Welcome
    • School Groups Welcome


    • Public Toilet Facilities
    • Toilets

    Payment Methods

    • Cash
    • No credit cards accepted


    • Accessible Parking or Drop Off Point 2 disabled parking bays on site.
    • Bike Storage Available
    • On Public Transport Route
    • Parking Very limited parking on site. 2 disabled bays.

    Public Transport Directions

    Getting there by railway:- From Linlithgow Station. One hundred yards up hill on Edinburgh-Glasgow and Edinburgh-Dunblane line. Twenty minutes from Edinburgh.

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