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Went to see the The Kelpies Fabulous got into disabled parking for £3 get money back wen you leave... read more

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ruth765
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Family day

We parked the car and walked up to the kelpies the kids loved it then walked down to the helix... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
kieran021010baby
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The Helix covers over 350 hectares of green space between Falkirk and Grangemouth. The Helix includes The Kelpies, the world's largest equine statues and from Summer 2014, a waterside cafe, lagoon and adventure play zone. The jewel in The Helix...more
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went to see the The Kelpies Fabulous got into disabled parking for £3 get money back wen you leave Took car out parked at The Helix park wat a great place for kids Took a picnic been twice great

Thank ruth765
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We parked the car and walked up to the kelpies the kids loved it then walked down to the helix which is ideal for bigger children but also has a small part for younger kids always really bizzy had toilets and cafe on site

Thank kieran021010baby
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 children enjoyed your visit with us here at The Helix: Home of the Kelpies. We hope you and your family will be back to visit us again soon... Kind regards, Vickie

Reviewed 3 days ago

We visited the Kelpies at night, you need to walk from the bottom car-park as the gate beyond the car-park is closed at 10pm. But still worth a visit.More

Thank joesimpson2
FCTrust, Clerical Assistant at The Kelpies & The Helix, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your review and for the great tip to come and see the Kelpies lit up at night - they really are quite stunning! I am pleased you enjoyed your visit and I hope you will be back to visit The Helix: Home...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We decided to visit after catching a glimpse from the road. Brilliant artwork. Lovely to be able to get up close.More

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

Thank you for your review and the Kelpies really are worth stopping by to visit up close! I am very pleased that you enjoyed your visit here at The Helix: Home of the Kelpies and we hope you will be back to visit again in...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Excellent good value tour. Hannah was very knowledgeable, friendly and clear. She made our visit far more rewarding.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. Our Guides work very hard on their individual tours and Hannah will be very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your tour with her. I am glad you enjoyed your visit with us here at The Helix: Home of the...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The Kelpie themselves are a fantastic art installation, no doubt about it. I was just surprised that the park wasn't busier given the school holidays (although I appreciate the space), it is perhaps that there isn't a direct bus services to the attraction even though...More

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

Thank you for your review and I am pleased you enjoyed your visit. We have been very busy since the school holidays started, especially with all the good weather we have had, but we are very lucky that with the area being so large, there...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Had a quick stop here before it opened as we were on our way home and wow! I've wanted to see these stunning horses for some time and I wasn't disappointed. Would have loved to have stayed longer and walked down he canal and had...More

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

Thank you for your review and I am pleased you finally got to see the Kelpies! Our Visitor Centre is open from 09:30-17:00 daily and we have an exhibition area about the area and the Kelpies, a gift shop and a lovely café, plus we...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a great time visiting the kelpies. My 2 year old son was amazed with the kelpies and could not contain his excitement when he spotted them. We spent 4 hours here viewing the kelpies, walking a long the canal, having a picnic and...More

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

Thank you for you review and I am really pleased to hear how much your son enjoyed the Kelpies! The Helix: Home of the Kelpies is a great place for a walk and a picnic and some fun and adventure and we hope we will...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visited again and wasn’t disappointed. Very pleasant place for a walk and to enjoy the spectacular structures. Disappointed they charge for parking hence why I dropped a *!!More

Thank AnneBury
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 visits to us here at The Helix: Home of the Kelpies. I am sorry that you are disappointed that we charge for parking in our main car park (£3 per car). This...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

The Kelpies are an excellent destination for a day out. Take the tour (£) for more information and a visit inside one of the sculptures. The surroundings are of excellent quality and kept beautifully clean. There's a cafe, a restaurant and a kiosk for juice...More

Thank BigAl46
FCTrust, Clerical Assistant at The Kelpies & The Helix, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your lovely review and I am very pleased that you and your family enjoyed your day out here at The Helix: Home of the Kelpies. We hope you will all be back to visit us again in the future... Kind regards, Vickie

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pbajnn
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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 Steve B | Reviewed this property |
If you can get to them at night, they are lit and change colour. The different colours dramatically change the perceived mood of the horses.
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Yes. It is not far from The Falkirk Wheel.
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