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Linlithgow Canal Centre

The Canal Centre is closed until Easter 2015




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Linlithgow Canal Centre
Manse Road Basin
West Lothian EH49 6AJ

Tel: 01506 671215




Chris O'Connell, Scottish Canals Senior Heritage Advisor, gives the first talk of the season this Friday, 31st October, in the Mel Gray Centre, Canal Basin at 7.30 pm.

He will explain how ther Union Canal is maintained and developed as a resource.

Non-LUCS members welcome.


Why not book a Christmas Lunch Cruise on either Sunday 14th or Sunday 21st Decenber?

For further information please click here.


Santa will sail into the Canal Basin at 2pm on Saturday 13th December.

He'll be in his Grotto on Saturday and Sunday the 13th and 14th December and Saturday and Sunday 20th and 21st December between 2pm and 4pm

For further details click here.


The Canal Centre is closed for the winter.

You can still hire the Tearoom and Mel Gray Centre for private events and meetings. Click here for further information and to make a booking.

Lemington, our self-drive boat, is still available for hire. Click here for further information.

You can still charter St Magdalene or Victoria. We provide a qualified driver and crew. For further details click here.

Linlithgow Canal centreVisit Linlithgow Canal Centre
on the Union Canal
just 18 miles from Edinburgh

Between Easter and the end of September you can come to the basin and enjoy a peaceful Cruise to the Avon Aqueduct on board St Magdalene or a half hour Town Boat Trip on Victoria? You could also pay a visit to our Tearoom or Museum.

Although the Canal Centre is closed until the Taster Day on Sunday 13th April, it is still possible to charter our boats, hired a self-drive boat or book the tearoom or Mel Gray Centre.

Our summer facilities include:Victoria








Linlithgow Canal Centre is run entirely by volunteer members of the Linlithgow Union Canal Society (LUCS).A great day out for all the family.

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