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Great heritage site !

We regularly walk here as we stay local , a short walk across St Helens loch and we are at... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Raymond P
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Falkirk, United Kingdom
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Historic gem

Finding Hadrian's wall was difficult. The GPS put us on a private farmers dead end road. While we... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Stanley J
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Denver, Colorado
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Adjacent to Falkirk Wheel | Between the Firth of Forth and the Firth of Clyde, Falkirk, Scotland
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All reviews rough castle information boards world heritage site falkirk wheel small section open grass historic scotland nice walk short hike educational visit worth a visit callendar house well worth the trip car park ditch fort turf
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not the easiest of access and 2km of single access track with the odd passing spot. The site is now fenced & gated & barely enough room for 3 vehicles and barely any safe turning. Obviously very popular with dog walkers. Hate to see this...More

Thank Sandra L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We regularly walk here as we stay local , a short walk across St Helens loch and we are at entrance, the site is well signposted and good underfoot condition for the first part . After reading the many tablets around you can still get...More

Thank Raymond P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Finding Hadrian's wall was difficult. The GPS put us on a private farmers dead end road. While we were trying to figure out where we went wrong, the farmer drove up and gave us instructions. He laughed and said it happened all the time. Once...More

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Reviewed 29 September 2018

Worth a visit to see the remains of an ancient roman wall and fort. Lots to see with interesting marker boards providing information of how life used to be. Worth a visit.

Thank JillAdventures
Reviewed 25 September 2018

large area to walk in and explore - wouldn't say the antonine wall is easy to spot! Defo worth an extension to your Falkirk wheel visit but not on its own

Thank Campbellonie
Reviewed 16 September 2018

Visited the Falkirk Wheel and wanted to walk to the wall from the car park. Despite comments from previous reviewers we never found any signs for the wall. We walked up to the canal and under the canal bridge for a while but nothing so...More

Thank Iain W
Reviewed 5 September 2018

You can see partsof the wall right in town--it's mostly just an earthenwork made by Romans in the 2nd century. Designed to keep the Picts/Caledonians out of England/Britannia, it followed Hadrian's wall in the south by several years and was mostly dirt walls with some...More

Thank MaryKop
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Parked at the Wheel. We used the printed map from the Falkirk Wheel Visitor Centre and got lost as it doesn't match the pathways- ask because when we walked back, it took us about 15 minutes but nearly an hour going! You have to use...More

Thank Squither
Reviewed 4 August 2018

If you've never heard of Antonine's Wall (and especially if you have), go to the Rough Castle section near the Falkirk Wheel. You can get there via the Wheel area, or you can park on the other side of the Rough Castle park area at...More

Thank KC_Adventuring
Reviewed 19 June 2018

What a astonishing experience to see this mesmerising historic site a spectacular sight when the bluebells cover the ground

Thank Anne H
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Bonnieliz K
12 October 2015|
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Response from Terry S | Reviewed this property |
All the above advice. There really isn't much left of the actual wall. In fact I have seen none of the wall but only plaques where the fort and wall once were. But it is a pleasant area and an easy walk to the area near... More
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Response from Mike G | Reviewed this property |
I cannot answer - question may need sending to a cafe/restaurant?
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