Access and Accessibility
Helix Park is accessible 24 hours a day, all year except during
special circumstances. The Kelpies are always accessible for a
visit, however The Kelpies Tours only run at certain times.
The Helix Car Park and The Kelpies Car Park are both open 24
hours a day, 7 days a week. This may be subject to change. Charges
apply for The Kelpies car park apply:
Kelpie Car Park charges, 10am - 5pm, everyday.
Larger vehicles: £5
FREE parking is available at the Helix Park car park and also at
Falkirk Stadium (a short 2 minute walk across the road from Helix
Park) all year round, except on match days involving Falkirk
Football Club. It may be worthwhile checking Falkirk Football
Club's fixtures list before departing for The Helix and The
The Visitor Centre at The Helix
Our brand new visitor centre is now open! We are open
9.30am to 5:00pm 7 days a week, pop in to explore
The Kelpie story, browse our gift shop and sample some tasty home
baking and a cuppa. You can find the new visitor centre down
by The Kelpies.
The Plaza Café is open seven days from Easter to October and
serves a selection of sandwiches, snacks, hot and cold drinks, and
ice creams for warmer days.
The Helix Park Toilets are located at the Plaza Cafe, Visitor
Centre and Kelpies Car Park.
The Splash Play area is open every day during the summer
holidays until 8:00pm, we recommend spare dry clothes and a
Tickets are sold on the day from The Visitor Centre at The
Helix, but the best way to avoid disappointment is to pre-book your
tickets online. You can also contact The Visitor Centre on
01324 590600 for more information.