Events and cruises

Gloucester Waterways Museum offers a rich selection of events and activities alongside its brilliant programme of scheduled cruises.

You'll find information about family activities in the school holidays, talks for enthusiasts, craft demonstrations, seasonal cruise specials and more.

Information is updated throughout the year so come back soon.

Tewkesbury

Saturday 11 June 2011
Cruise on the River Severn through picturesque countryside and two locks with the opportunity to sightsee in Tewkesbury, picnic lunch included.
(£24 return, £12.50 single)
10.00am - 5.00pm

Saul Junction Tea

Sunday 12 June 2011
Relax and enjoy a cream tea on the Gloucester and Sharpness Canal with a short stop at Saul Junction. (£16 per person)
2.00 - 5.30 pm

Fathers Day lunch

Sunday 19 June 2011
Spoil dad and make his day, enjoy a two course lunch while cruising
(£24 per person)
12.30 - 3.00 pm

Cream Tea

Tuesday 21 June 2011
Enjoy a cream tea while cruising on the Gloucester and Sharpness Canal.
(£12 per person)
2.30 - 4.30 pm

Canal Lunch

Tuesday 21 June 2011
Enjoy a two hour cruise along the Gloucester and Sharpness Canal with a buffet lunch.
(£15 per person)
11.45am - 1.45pm

Disco cruise

Friday 24 June 2011
Dance the night away with our resident DJ on the River Severn
(£25 per person)
7.30 - 11.00 pm

Afternoon Jazz

Sunday 26 June 2011
Something different for a Sunday afternoon, enjoy listening to our jazz band as you cruise
(£18 per person)
3.00 - 6.00 pm

Sheppards Patch Slimbridge

Tuesday 28 June 2011
Relax and enjoy the scenery on the canal, time to stop off before your return journey
(£16 return, £9 single)
11.00am - 5.00pm

Sheppards Patch Slimbridge

Friday 1 July 2011
Relax and enjoy the scenery on the canal, time to stop off before your return journey
(£16 return, £9 single)
11.00am - 5.00pm

Tea and Cake

Sunday 3 July 2011
Tea and cake with a short canal cruise
(£6.50 per person)
3.30 - 4.30 pm

Cream Tea

Tuesday 5 July 2011
Enjoy a cream tea while cruising on the Gloucester and Sharpness Canal.
(£12 per person)
2.30 - 4.30 pm

Canal Lunch

Tuesday 5 July 2011
Enjoy a two hour cruise along the Gloucester and Sharpness Canal with a buffet lunch.
(£15 per person)
11.45am - 1.45pm

Sunset Supper

Thursday 7 July 2011
Experience passing through the Gloucester Lock and watch the sunset over the River Severn while enjoying a delicious buffet supper
(£20 per person)
7.00 - 10.00 pm

Jazz Cruise

Friday 8 July 2011
Enjoy a buffet supper and the mellow sound of our resident jazz band whilst cruising along the River Severn
(£25 per person)
7.30 - 11.00 pm

Tewkesbury

Saturday 9 July 2011
Cruise on the River Severn through picturesque countryside and two locks with the opportunity to sightsee in Tewkesbury, picnic lunch included.
(£24 return, £12.50 single)
10.00am - 5.00pm

Saul Junction Tea

Sunday 10 July 2011
Relax and enjoy a cream tea on the Gloucester and Sharpness Canal with a short stop at Saul Junction. (£16 per person)
2.00 - 5.30 pm

Canal Lunch

Wednesday 13 July 2011
Enjoy a two hour cruise along the Gloucester and Sharpness Canal with a buffet lunch.
(£15 per person)
11.45am - 1.45pm

Sheppards Patch Slimbridge

Sunday 17 July 2011
Relax and enjoy the scenery on the canal, time to stop off before your return journey
(£16 return, £9 single)
11.00am - 5.00pm

Sheppards Patch Slimbridge

Wednesday 20 July 2011
Relax and enjoy the scenery on the canal, time to stop off before your return journey
(£16 return, £9 single)
11.00am - 5.00pm

Live Music Cruise

Friday 22 July 2011
Great live music whilst cruising on the River Severn, includes buffet supper
(£25 per person)
7.30 - 11.00

Sheppards Patch Slimbridge

Sunday 7 August 2011
Relax and enjoy the scenery on the canal, time to stop off before your return journey
(£16 return, £9 single)
11.00am - 5.00pm

Canal Lunch

Tuesday 9 August 2011
Enjoy a two hour cruise along the Gloucester and Sharpness Canal with a buffet lunch.
(£15 per person)
11.45am - 1.45pm

Sheppards Patch Slimbridge

Wednesday 10 August 2011
Relax and enjoy the scenery on the canal, time to stop off before your return journey
(£16 return, £9 single)
11.00am - 5.00pm

Carvery Lunch

Sunday 14 August 2011
Join us for a two course traditional lunch on the Gloucester and Sharpness canal.
(£24 per person)
12.30 - 3.00 pm

Sheppards Patch Slimbridge

Tuesday 16 August 2011
Relax and enjoy the scenery on the canal, time to stop off before your return journey
(£16 return, £9 single)
11.00am - 5.00pm

Cream Tea

Thursday 18 August 2011
Enjoy a cream tea while cruising on the Gloucester and Sharpness Canal.
(£12 per person)
2.30 - 4.30 pm

Sheppards Patch Slimbridge

Friday 19 August 2011
Relax and enjoy the scenery on the canal, time to stop off before your return journey
(£16 return, £9 single)
11.00am - 5.00pm

Canal Lunch

Wednesday 24 August 2011
Enjoy a two hour cruise along the Gloucester and Sharpness Canal with a buffet lunch.
(£15 per person)
11.45am - 1.45pm

Cream Tea

Wednesday 24 August 2011
Enjoy a cream tea while cruising on the Gloucester and Sharpness Canal.
(£12 per person)
2.30 - 4.30 pm

Sunset Supper

Thursday 25 August 2011
Experience passing through the Gloucester Lock and watch the sunset over the River Severn while enjoying a delicious buffet supper
(£20 per person)
7.00 - 10.00 pm

Sharpness

Sunday 4 September 2011
Enjoy passing through the fourteen bridges on the Gloucester and Sharpness Canal with stunning views of the Severn estuary, picnic lunch included.
(£24 per person)
10.00am - 5.00pm

Cream Tea

Wednesday 7 September 2011
Enjoy a cream tea while cruising on the Gloucester and Sharpness Canal.
(£12 per person)
2.30 - 4.30 pm

Saul Junction Tea

Sunday 18 September 2011
Relax and enjoy a cream tea on the Gloucester and Sharpness Canal with a short stop at Saul Junction.
(£16 per person)
2.00 - 5.30 pm

Christmas Lunch and Party cruises

Thursday 1 December 2011
Call Doreen to get details of our Christmas specials on 01452 318200

Santa Grotto cruises

Saturday 10 December 2011
A great one hour cruise for the whole family; meet Santa in his onboard grotto. Children's presents, tea/coffee and hot mince pie.
(£7 per person)
for times and further information contact Doreen on 01452 318200


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