Explore Bo'ness and the Falkirk area
From Roman remains to internationally acclaimed art, the Bo'ness and Falkirk area
offers some of Scotland's best visitor attractions. Join us for HippFest and
explore the area. Visit unlockboness.com,
to find out more.
The Richmond Park Hotel, Bo'ness offers special rates for Festival goers during
HippFest weekend. Tel: 01506 823 213
Unveiled in 2014, the iconic Kelpies' 'towering horse heads' are already a national
landmark and provide a dramatic gateway to Scottish Canals. The surrounding Helix
Park includes a lagoon, cycle paths and wetlands, and the newly opened visitor centre
offers a complete menu of hot drinks and light meals. The perfect place for a family
Bo'ness Station, Union Street, Bo'ness, EH51 9AQ. Tel: 01506 822 298
The Bo'ness & Kinneil Railway is Scotland's largest railway museum based in
traditional station setting on the Firth of Forth. Learn more about the history
of the rail industry and take a trip aboard nostalgic steam and heritage diesel
trains on their extended 10 mile round trip.
Visit this magnificent 14th century house and gallery, set against the stunning
backdrop of Callendar Park, and a section of The Antonine Wall (a Unesco World Heritage
The Falkirk Wheel is the world's first and only rotating boatlift and a fantastic
day out for all the family. Sail 35m through the sky between the Forth & Clyde and
Union Canals, explore the water play park and mini-canal, undertake a Segway tour,
or refuel in the visitor centre and café.
Situated on the southern shore of the Firth of Forth looking across to Fife, this
15th century castle offers stunning views and impressive architecture.
This 134 mile walk, which stretches across Scotland's heartland and through the
area. Walk or cycle along the coastline of Bo'ness, explore the history of Linlithgow
or pick up the trail at The Helix Park and The Falkirk Wheel.
From Roman soldiers to inventors, Kinneil Museum is the starting point for an exploration
into the colourful history of the Kinneil Estate.
Kinneil Museum is located in the 17th century stable block of Kinneil House and acts as an interpretative centre for Kinneil Estate.
Bridgeness Road, Bo'ness. Tel: 01506 827007
Classic cars and memorabilia including famous film cars: James Bond, Harry Potter,
51st State and more. Open Mon-Sun 10am to 4pm.