We are pleased to welcome groups of all ages and abilities. We can recommend a structure for the day with activities tailored to suit the audience but are more than happy to fit in with your requirements.
A visit usually comprises:
- Talk about the River Stour Navigation
- Onsite quiz
- River Dipping
- Trips aboard our boats (possibly including the restore Stour Lighter, John Constable)
- Operation of Great Cornard Lock
- John Constable ‘floating classroom’
The VEC is also suitable as a base for Scouts, Guides, Canoe Groups and Duke of Edinburgh courses. Overnight camping on the grounds is permitted (through prior arrangement) with access to toilets and shower facilities available.
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