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Whitelee Wind Farm Visitor Centre

Closed Now: 10:00 - 17:00
Open today: 10:00 - 17:00
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Firework Free Zone for dogs

Decided to give this a try on 5th Nov 2018 as my dog goes berserk with the sound of fireworks... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
annesweeney1
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Check the size of these...WOW.

Great place to visit to get some fresh air and a brisk walk. You can also take in some education in... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2018
Imtiaz A
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The whole family will be blown away at Whitelee Windfarm Visitor Centre, just twenty minutes from Glasgow (off Junction 6 of the M77).Enrty is free and there's lots to do; interactive hands-on exhibits, a cafe, a small gift shop, a viewing deck, bus...more
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Moor Road, Eaglesham G76 0QQ, Scotland
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Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Decided to give this a try on 5th Nov 2018 as my dog goes berserk with the sound of fireworks. Arrived at 5.45 & cafe open & had coffee & lovely cake. On that eve the dogs were permitted inside the cafe. Not many cars...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Very friendly staff, they inform kids and adults and have interactive material to make it more fun. I just wanted to be more material available. Nice coffee are with reasonable prices, toilets are clean and you can do payments with card also. This wind-farm is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Great place to visit to get some fresh air and a brisk walk. You can also take in some education in the vistor centre about the wind turbines. Great to bring inquisitive young minds...ie the kids. Lots of on hand things to keep them occupied....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 17 September 2018

Three of us and my dog visited Whitelee Wind Farm on the 3rd September 2018, never having been anywhere like it before it was a pleasant suprise. First we had a walk around, footpaths were wide and hardcore so walking boots not reqired just sturdy...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank George S
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Nice visitor centre with cafe . Exhibition to keep kids occupied. Pre packed Sandwiches etc on offer not great. Coffee fresh. Dogs can sit on deck outside

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank baxter034
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Visited last week on a miserable wet August morning. It was very windy wet and cold and we were glad to get indoors. My young grandson of 21 months had a great time interacting with the wind machine, turning the handle to get the lights...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank lewis107
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Super concept, with a technical gallerie where you can experiment yourself with winds techs. Exiting, to be also recommended to sprt's fans for walking, riding or just dog walking.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank PhilippeG2599
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Eaglesham Moor is a very lonely, cold and exposed place in winter. The access road used to be the main road between East Kilbride and Kilmarnock skirting the southside of Glasgow. It is now single carriageway with cycle lanes painted on both sides. Plenty of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank pologreyhound
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

This is a very popular place for cyclists due to the different paths they can follow and whilst my parter cycled round the paths that go for miles through all the turbines. A bus can also take you on a journey through them for a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Joanne G
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

This place is amazing. The path network is well kept and all connects to bring you back to your starting point. You can't get lost . This place is excellent to come on 5 Nov as it is guarded and is a no firework zone....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Response from baxter034 | Reviewed this property |
No. There’s a decking area outside the cafe with picnic benches dogs can accompany you at
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2 July 2015|
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Response from Splishsplasher | Reviewed this property |
Hello, There is ample free parking spaces, and there is no charge to enter the visitor centre.
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25 June 2015|
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Response from Scottish21 | Reviewed this property |
There isn't an entry fee for the visitor centre or the windfarm. Copied and pasted text below from the winfdarm website Bus tours are £3.50 adult & £2.50 child/concession. A family ticket for 2 adults and 2 children is... More
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