HorsePower: a celebration of Scotland's equine heritage
"Where man has left his footprints in the long ascent from
barbarism to civilisation, we find the hoof print of a horse beside
it" John Trotwood Moore
HorsePower is an imaginative and exciting event that celebrates
our relationship and reliance on the horse. There is no better
place to host this celebration than The Helix Park, home of the
magnificent Kelpies, the world's largest equine sculptures. Equine
history and archaeology is brought to life with a wide range of
activity. The event will count live demonstrations, talks,
exhibitions, archaeological digs, fun activities for the kids and
Watch this space to learn more about the event.
Meanwhile, join other events and celebrations related to Scottish
horses in the Falkirk area.
- During the local history week (w/s 8th of May),
Falkirk libraries will offer exhibitions and special book display
on horses. More info to come.
- The Park Gallery in Callendar House is opening an
incredible photography exhibition on the 8th of
July: Workhorse by Michael Prince. More info to
Save the date: 9th of September 2017 !
Picture: Michael Prince