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Impressive

We just did a short visit here to see the Kelpies, we didn’t go in the visitor centre or do a tour... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Tracy M
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Amazing Spectacle

We first saw The Kelpies on a programme about barging and we were so interested that when we were... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Alli_Ram
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We just did a short visit here to see the Kelpies, we didn’t go in the visitor centre or do a tour an I’m not sure what’s all here but saw a big playpark and lots of kids with scooters but we have teenagers so...More

Thank Tracy M
Reviewed 5 days ago

We first saw The Kelpies on a programme about barging and we were so interested that when we were visiting the area we made a beeline to see them. They are magnificent. We stood in awe of them, circling beneath them and wondering at their...More

Thank Alli_Ram
FCTrust, Clerical Assistant at The Kelpies & The Helix, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your review and for all your great information about us! I am very pleased to hear how much you enjoyed your visit with us despite the Scottish weather and I hope we will be able to welcome you back to The Helix:...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Stunning .Visitor centre was pricy though. There are also good grounds to go for a walk and the cafe was busy.More

Thank ikb289
FCTrust, Clerical Assistant at The Kelpies & The Helix, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your review and I am pleased that you enjoyed your visit. We do try and keep our prices as low as we can without compromising on quality, so I am sorry that you found the prices in the Visitor Centre too high....More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

First visit and and very disappointed to find car park charges at £3 on arrival I was surprised to see so many cars do a u turn but discovered why when I got to the car parkMore

Thank bonappetitFalkirk
FCTrust, Clerical Assistant at The Kelpies & The Helix, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your review and I am sorry that you were disappointed in the charge for parking in our main car park. The charge of £3 per car is comparable with other tourist attractions and pays for the upkeep of both of the car...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As we we're planning our trip to Scotland we wanted to see the Kelpies and msde Falkirk our first stop and overnighter . We were not dissapointed with the Kelpies and were a stunning sight to see at night , we missed the Falkirk Wheel...More

Thank Deb W
FCTrust, Clerical Assistant at The Kelpies & The Helix, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your review and for all the great information about us here at The Helix: Home of the Kelpies :) The Kelpies look great during the daylight, but they look spectacular when they are illuminated at night so I am pleased that you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Kelpies are a great attraction to visit. It only took 45 minutes drive from Edinburgh. We parked in the free car park and walked the short 5 minutes to the attraction. The cafe food is really good, I believe home cooked. We took a...More

Thank stevensonag
FCTrust, Clerical Assistant at The Kelpies & The Helix, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your review and for all the great information about us - and you are correct - all our food is hand made in our kitchen in the Visitor Centre :) The Kelpies are just a part of The Helix, which is a...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Yes that right with 30 meters hight they are the largest in the world. You also have nice little park you can take the kids, dogs or just go for a picnic if you like. You will find a coffee shop and a god shop...More

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FCTrust, Clerical Assistant at The Kelpies & The Helix, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your review and for the great information about The Helix: Home of the Kelpies. I am pleased that you enjoyed your visit and I hope we will be able to welcome you back again in the future... Kid regards, Vickie

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What can i say, they're big shiny horse heids! That about it. Did i mention they're big and they're shiny. You can take a tour of them if your into big shiny horse heids. Oh there's a visitors center and coffee shop for those who...More

Thank Doolybhoy
FCTrust, Clerical Assistant at The Kelpies & The Helix, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your brilliant review! I hope we will be able to welcome you back to The Helix: Home of the Big Shiny Horse Heids for more excitement in the future :) Kind regards, Vickie

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place for a walk with kids grandkids . Can be really busy on a nice day 🌞lots to do and see especially for kids

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FCTrust, Clerical Assistant at The Kelpies & The Helix, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your review and I am pleased that you and your grandchildren enjoyed your visit with us here at The Helix: Home of the Kelpies. I hope you will all be back for another visit soon... Kind regards, Vickie

Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed a day out with our grandchild who had been before with her Mum & Dad. There is parking near the entrance to Helix Park which is free and ideal if you're planning to visit the children's playpark, otherwise you can drive a bit...More

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FCTrust, Clerical Assistant at The Kelpies & The Helix, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review and for all the great information about us! I am very pleased that you and your grandchild enjoyed your visit with us and I hope we will be able to welcome you all back to The Helix: Home of the...More

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Farnybell
27 September 2018|
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Response from Diane M | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know they are lite at night however we were there during the day
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jen1475
22 September 2018|
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Response from Acran | Reviewed this property |
dog are allowed just not indoors. There is usually a water bowl just outside the visitor centre too
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TitchMirfield
18 August 2018|
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Response from BlackPanda_12 | Reviewed this property |
Hello its been a little while since I was there but I recall that parking facilities were good. Buses go into the parking area so there should not be an issue for you. I caught the bus from the train. Why not give them a... More
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pbajnn
9 July 2018|
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Response from Andy H | Reviewed this property |
I think about an hour, it is worth a visit😎
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denis w
17 June 2018|
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Response from Acran | Reviewed this property |
The heads do not im afraid
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