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One of the Seven Wonders of the Waterways, Standedge Tunnel is the longest, highest and deepest canal tunnel in Britain and makes a perfect family day out in Yorkshire. Take one of the family friendly guided boat trips to explore deep into this amazing feet of engineering located in the heart of the Pennine countryside, and learn all about it’s remarkable history including how the tunnel was built, tales of the ‘navvies’ who worked during its construction and amazing facts about the Huddersfield Narrow Canal. Stop for a bite to eat in Watersedge Café and let kids jump, climb and explore our playground and wildlife garden. There is also a nature trail, free soft play facility and special events throughout the year.

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Type Price
Adult £5.00
5yrs-15yrs £4.00
65+/Students £4.50
2 Adults, 2 Children £15.00


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