Access and Accessibility
Helix Park and The Kelpies are accessible 24 hours a day, all
year except during special circumstances.
Helix Car Park (small 78 space car park as you enter the
This car park is FREE and has access
24/7 unless closed off on rare occasion for a large event.
Kelpies Car Park (175 space car park near The Kelpies and Visitor
PLEASE NOTE: there is a seasonal charge for
using this car park. For up to date pricing please visit our Facilities and
The Kelpies Car Park is closed at 10pm each night until October
28th 2018 (inclusive). There is no egress until 8am when the car
From October 29th 2018 - March 29th 2019 (inlcusive) The Kelpies
Car Park is closed at 8pm each night with no egress until 8am when
the car park re-opens.
Falkirk Stadium car park
The car parks for Helix park and The Kelpies fill up early in
the morning during nice weather and holidays, so to avoid long
delays we recommend you park at Falkirk Stadium
and enjoy the short walk through The Helix to The Kelpies.
You'll find a finger post directing you to the Helix from the north
side of the car park.
It may be worthwhile checking Falkirk Football
Club's fixtures list before departing for The Helix and The
The Visitor Centre at The Helix
Open 9.30am to 5:00pm 7 days a week. Pop in to
explore The Kelpies story, browse our gift shop and sample some
tasty home baking and a cuppa. You can find the visitor
centre down by The Kelpies.
For up to date Plaza Cafe opening times please visit the Eating at
The Helix page.
The Helix Park Toilets are located at the Plaza Cafe, Visitor
Centre and Kelpies Car Park. Please visit the Facilities and
Parking page for up to date opening times.