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Grand Union Canal in Milton Keynes

Top Five Waterside Things To Do

Canal Boat

Struggling to think of ways to keep the kids occupied without spending a small fortune? Fed up with your daily trip to the park? It's the same old story and usually only a matter of time before they start complaining they're bored!

Future Developments


The vision is to build a broad waterway which will be part of a linear water park from Milton Keynes to Bedford.

Canalside Pubs

Canalside Pubs

There are many traditional and modern watering holes lining the banks of the Grand Union Canal as it meanders through Milton Keynes.

Canal Boat Operators

Canal Boat MK

There's nothing quite like messing about on the river. Hire a boat and take a trip along the Grand Union Canal.

Canalside Walk

Iron Trubk Aquaduct

The walk begins North of the city at the Iron Trunk Aquaduct and follows the canal south towards Fenny Stratford.

Milton Keynes Marina

Peartree Bridge Marina

Peartree Bridge Marina is in the heart of Milton Keynes, nestling beside the Grand Union Canal.

Stoke Bruerne Canal Museum

Stoke Bruerne

Housed in a restored corn mill on the bank of the Grand Union Canal, the museum collection vividly portrays the heritage of 200 years of inland waterways.

Canal Websites

Canal Milton Keynes

There's so much to do canal side, so it's not surprising there are dedicated canal websites to help you find the best day out for you.

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