Celebrating the history

Celebrating the historyThe fantastic Waterside Festival is taking place at Aylesbury’s town centre canal basin, which boasts a 200 year rich history! In line with Heritage Open Weekend, there’s plenty on offer to celebrate the history of this amazing and previously unused gem of the town.

Travel back in time…
Explore the rich history of the canal basin and surrounding area with Holy Trinity Church. Located just a short walk away from the basin, Holy Trinity Church will be on hand to share photographs and stories of the area through the decades – and all with a delicious piece of cake! 

Historical heritage walks
Join The Aylesbury Society and Aylesbury Town Council for an historical walk along Aylesbury’s beautiful canal.  ‘Hear the History of the Canal’ as you explore Aylesbury’s rich heritage and 200 year old waterway. The walk is approximately one and a quarter miles long anticipated to take one hour to complete.
Saturday 14 September | 3pm | Meeting outside Waitrose