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Summer Boat trips at The Argory

*New Date Added* Experience the rich history and scenic beauty of The Argory Estate with a summer boat trip along the Blackwater river.

  • Booking essential
  • Admission applies

In partnership with Blackwater Community Barge, we are running additional summer boat trips as part of The Argory 200 year celebrations.

Nestled amidst the serene landscapes, the Blackwater River has been a lifeline since the 1800s, serving as a vital artery for transporting goods and people, blending business with leisure for the McGeough Bond Family.

Join us for a memorable boat trip along the tranquil waters of the Blackwater River. Immerse yourself in the breathtaking views and embark on a journey through time as we pay homage to the legacy of this historic waterway.

Slots are running from 10am (every 30 mins) until 5pm

Price - £4 per adult and £2 per child.

This price is an additional charge on top of the admission fee/member entry.

Times

Prices

Event ticket prices

Ticket typeTicket category
Adult Ticket price does not include standard admission£4.00
Child Ticket price does not include standard admission£2.00
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The basics

Booking details

Call 03442491895

Suitability

Suitable for children if accompanied by an adult.

Meeting point

Please park in the main car park. The boat will collect you from the main jetty within The Argory grounds

What to bring and wear

Dress for comfort.

Accessibility

If you want to arrange an accessible pick up then please email: argory@nationaltrust.org.uk

Other

This ticket does not include admission. Standard admission must be paid upon entry.

Upcoming events

Event

Summer of Play at The Argory 

Play together, make new memories and enjoy the sun all summer long.

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on
22 Jul to 1 Sep 2024
at
11:00 to 17:00
+ 41 other dates or times
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Beginners kayak/canoe sessions at The Argory 

Join MYOA for a beginner-friendly kayaking/canoeing session along the Blackwater as part of our Summer of Play

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on
23 Jul to 20 Aug 2024
at
11:15 to 12:45
+ 8 other dates or times
Event

Twilight Volunteering in The Argory's Walled Garden 

Join us for some evening volunteering sessions to help spruce up our walled garden

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on
23 Jul to 20 Aug 2024
at
18:00 to 20:00
+ 3 other dates or times
Event

Walled Garden Open at The Argory 

Visit the Walled Garden every Friday in July and August*

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on
26 Jul to 30 Aug 2024
at
11:00 to 17:00
+ 5 other dates or times