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Visitor Centre at The Kelpies

Cafe, Gift Shop, Tours and Exhibitions at The Helix

Open all year round* - 7 days a week - 9.30am - 5pm

Ideally located for an excellent view of the Kelpies, the Visitor Centre is the hub of The Helix.  You can pop in and say hello to our friendly and informative tour guides who can book your Kelpies Tour, or help you shop for your favourite gift in our uniquely stocked shop.

There is an exhibition space where you can learn more about the Kelpies and the history of the surrounding Falkirk area. Children will love the colouring in and Lego building opportunities.

Our café offers a range of homemade meals and cakes created by our Head Chef Jason and his team using the best of Scottish sourced ingredients. 

*Closed 25th, 26th December and 1st January.

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The Café at The Visitor Centre has a view like no other - of the magnificent towering Kelpies. It has a range of hot food, cool drinks and sweet homebaked treats available. All made from scratch, with locally sourced ingredients, by our in house chefs.

Open 09.30 - 17.00 seven days. Hot food served from 11.30am. 


Hot Drink and Cake - £4.50

Soup and Cake - £5.50

Soup and Sandwich or Baguette - £6.00

Main Meal - £7.00

Main Meal, Cake or Soup With Non-Alcoholic Drink - £10.00

Soup (With Bread Roll) Lentil or Soup of The Day - £4.00

Kids Box (5 Items) - £4.00


Grab And Go Items Are Available And Can Be Paid For At Reception. 

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Gift Shop

Offering a unique range of souvenirs and keepsakes from limited edition art works to  seasonal goods that would make beautiful gifts. 

We worked really closely with Kelpies artist Andy Scott and have a fantastic range of Official Kelpie Merchandise to offer our visitors. We are also really proud to be working with lots of local producers and artists to create a range of lovely treats and gifts from across Scotland.




Watch how The Kelpies were constructed, do some construction yourself with our Lego, find out about the history of Falkirk or be inspired and express yourself in our Draw section!


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Kelpies Tour

Book a Kelpies Tour in the Visitor Centre or online and experience our 5 star Guides bring the story of the Kelpies to life.  



Where we are

Visitor Centre at The Kelpies

The Helix Park