Today, the Helix and the Kelpies won the 2016 RICS (Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors) Award for Tourism and Leisure. Along with The Helix and the Kelpies, the Theatre Royal Glasgow and 35-37 Queen Street, Edinburgh were also shortlisted.
The RICS Awards (Scotland) showcase and celebrate the most innovative and inspirational building initiatives across Scotland; projects that shape, regenerate and conserve our shared built environment.
Since 2014 we have seen over 2 million visitors from all over the world coming to Falkirk to visit the park and the Kelpies, boosting the local economy by an estimated £1.5m per year.
Thursday, 14th April 2016