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The Kelpies Hub

Arrive at the Helix by water or land - The Kelpies Hub is a place to stop and take in the sights as well as a place to make the most of the canal-side facilities.

The reshaped hub includes events space for canal-side festivals, events and activities

The Kelpies

Stand and stare at these imperious giants of Scottish legend. The Kelpies will be in place during 2013 and will be a sight worth travelling to see, as they guard the canal locks at the mouth of Scotland's Forth & Clyde canal.

Canal facilities

Facilities for visitors and canal users make this the ideal stopping point if you're out on the canal. We are Creating The Kelpies Hub to be a dramatic entrance to the canal as well as a major feature of The Helix.

The Kelpies Hub News         

Keep up to date with what's happening on our The Kelpies Hub news page.

Creating The Kelpies Hub

Click here to see the creation journey 

Just along the canal, you'll come to the Falkirk Wheel, the world's only rotating boatlift. The impressive piece of engineering was opened by the Queen in 2002, created as part of the regeneration of the Forth & Clyde and Union canals.