Callendar Park

Parks & Gardens

Callendar House, Callendar Park, Falkirk, Stirlingshire, FK1 1YR

    Callendar Park is the jewel in the crown of parks within the Falkirk area, covering over 170 acres and housing the magnificent Callendar House. Whether you're looking for an action packed day or a place to take the children for a picnic and a play, Callendar Park has something for everyone.

    The Park has a long history dating all the way back to the construction of the Antonine Wall in 142AD. The estate has been gradually developed since the 12th century, eventually coming into public ownership in the mid-1960s.

    The Park is a historically-important designed landscape, listed in The Inventory of Gardens and Designed Landscapes in Scotland.

    The woodlands and gardens host a number of interesting historical features including an Arboretum, Ornamental Gardens and a family Mausoleum.

    The park is home to a beautiful undulating par three golf course set in stunning woodland that will test your skills over 9 holes ranging up to 142 yards. There’s a staffed locker room, incorporating a General Purpose room which is available for hire. Clubs and balls are also available for hire.

    Other amenities include:

    • Bouncy castle
    • Children's giant inflatable slide
    • Crazy golf
    • Childrens Go Karts
    • Swan pedalos (can carry up to five people)*
    • Large children's play area
    • Snacks Kiosk

    These amenities are seasonal and operate from April - September

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    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    2014 Opening Times
    1 Jan 2014 - 31 Dec 2014

    Children

    • Baby Changing Facilities Available
    • Children Welcome
    • Outdoor Play Area

    Facilities

    • Disabled Access
    • Equipment Hire
    • Picnic Area

    Location

    • Town Location

    Special Requirements

    • Children Welcome
    • Coach Parties Welcome
    • Disabled Citizens
    • Dogs Welcome
    • Families
    • Groups Welcome
    • School Groups Welcome
    • Senior Citizens
    • Young People

    Domestic

    • Public Toilet Facilities

    Leisure Facilities

    • Garden
    • Outdoor Recreational Facilities

    Payment Methods

    • Cash

    Transport

    • Coach Parking On-site
    • Disabled Parking
    • Free Parking On-Site
    • On Public Transport Route

    Road Directions

     

    From Edinburgh: Follow M9 westbound. Exit at Junction 5 and follow brown and white tourist signage for Callendar House & Park.

    From Glasgow: Follow M80/A80 eastbound. Join M876 (signposted Kincardine Bridge, Falkirk, Grangemouth). Merge onto M9. Exit at Junction 6 and follow brown and white tourist signage for Callendar House & Park.

    From the North: Follow A9/M9 south. Exit M9 at Junction 6 and follow brown and white tourist signage for Callendar House & Park.

    Free parking: The car park is accessed via Seaton Place (past the high flats); additional parking available at Estates Avenue.

    Public Transport Directions

    Falkirk is served by 2 railway stations, Falkirk High and Falkirk Grahamston, and regular bus connections. Check First Bus and National Rail or travelinescotland for information on public transport.

    Transport within Scotland

    For public transport information to visit here from within Scotland, enter your postcode and visit date below.

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    Access to Public Areas (Displays, exhibits, rides etc)

    • Level access (i.e. no steps or thresholds) or access by a ramp or lift to :
      • a public toilet
      • a public toilet suitable for visitors who use a wheelchair

    Parking

    • Parking provided for visitors
      • Parking on site
      • With designated parking for visitors with disabilities
      • Within about 50 metres of the attraction

    General

    • Routes / pathways throughout the attraction suitable for visitors with limited mobility
      • some routes
    • Routes / pathways throughout the attraction suitable for wheelchair users
      • some routes

    This information is self-assessed; therefore we accept no liability for its accuracy. Please contact the venue for further information.

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