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Helix Park, Falkirk FK2 7ZT, Scotland
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All reviews car park helix park well worth a visit falkirk wheel guided tour amazing sculptures horses heads andy scott gift shop awe inspiring lit up at night amazing sight nice walk on site sunny day plenty of parking clyde canal
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Reviewed yesterday

The statues are absolutely stunning and the anchor point of the helix park Nice cafes for ice cream and coffee We met with friends to cycle around, it’s lovely and flat

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank David K
Reviewed 3 days ago

As an equestrian I was very eager to visit the kelpies. I had driven by these beautiful shaped horses twice without stopping, which made me a little sad each time. The size of these heads is really impressive up close. Enough parking space available. Lovely...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank monkeystephanie
Reviewed 4 days ago

Nice park for a walk while you visit the Kelpies. They are stunning! There's also a cofffee shop and a shop with an exhibition about the area. Do watch the video - it's very interesting!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank RKizis
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great example of mechanical engineering It looks like the architect was mechanical engineer or had mechanical mind. Crafted a great wonder in middle of no where Nice spot for picnic with family, kids, even let's, as it has big lawns and pets would love it....More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Gurbej
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I've been meaning to go along here for ages, just never got the time. Well worth the drive on a day like we had. There's a cafe there and a visitor centre. Lovely place for walking.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank BonnilassGlasgow
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Absolutely loved it. Fantastic structure. Lovely walk round and small cafe and shop. Looked lovely in the evening when lit up.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Gillian H
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The Kelpies is an all rounder for all ages to enjoy. Just looking at the magnificent metal sculptures or walking along the canalside taking in mother nature at it it's best and it's free. There is a visitors centre packed with gifts and a cafe...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank magstar70
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Fantastic sculptures well worth a visit, so much to see around about, plenty to keep kids occupied. Near by the helix park offers excellent walking for everyone who wishes to wander through the park, excellent play facilities for the younger minded people young and old,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Kenny G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The tour inside one of the Kelpies (Duke) is fascinating. You hear about the history of the area and of the real horses Duke and Baron. You also see how they were constructed. A really interesting and informative tour.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank TourGuideSam
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While leaving Edinburg to Oban in Scotland I just chanced upon mention of this place on Internet and turned our car towards this wonderful place. Huge sculptures of two horses in steel attract you from the parking lot.It is just amazing to see the masterpiece...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Sharonmc759
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Response from Valerie2202 | Reviewed this property |
If I recall accurately, it was just before the sun sets.
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Response from lijojk | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is dog friendly. I didn’t have one but I saw other people with dogs.
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Response from 103adriennl | Reviewed this property |
They are illuminated in the evening, the main car park is closed at 10:00 pm, however you can reach them in a short walk from the outer car park
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