Canalside Heritage Centre

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Wander the Waterways

11:00AM - 3:30PM

Join us for a wander around Beeston’s waterways and discover some fascinating local stories and uncover some of the area’s natural beauty.

11th Dec Read more

Life Drawing Group

7:30PM - 9:30PM

Join our regular life drawing group, meet new friends and feel inspired in our beautiful heritage centre.

12th Dec Read more

Dickensian Christmas Ghost Tales

7:30PM - 9:00PM

Join Madame Parboiled at the Canalside Heritage Centre for an evening of festive frights. Tickets cost £12 per person and include an excellent cream tea made fresh on the premises. This event is not for children under the age of 12. To book tickets please visit the Heritage Centre or

13th Dec Read more

Breakfast with Santa

9:00AM - 10:00AM

​Join Santa at the Canalside Heritage Centre for a delicious full English breakfast.

15th Dec Read more

Learn something new

Learn something new, or practise an existing skill with one of our classes in our Weir View Room, overlooking the gardens, the river Trent and the meadows beyond. 

Join one of our knowledgeable volunteer walk leaders as they take you on a stroll through the present and the past of the local area, see some of the hidden history and wildlife on a bite-sized wander around the confluence of the river and canal.