The Antonine Wall in the world’s first UNESCO trail

05 May 2022

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to experience another time period? Unfortunately, science and technology haven't progressed that far just yet, but why should that stop us? VisitScotland and UNESCO give you the opportunity to discover some of the best-preserved historical sites through the first-ever digital trail in the world.

The Blackness on Sea Poetry Prize 2022

13 Apr 2022

The Blackness on Sea Poetry Prize is a quest by the ageing landlord of The Lobster Pot Pub in a Firth of Forth village to create a literary legacy for what will be his final pub.

Landmark moment as stills arrive at Rosebank Distillery

14 Mar 2022

Rosebank Lowland Single Malt Whisky has taken one big step closer to its distillery revival, with three bespoke stills being installed made to the exact dimensions of the originals.

New film 'Explore Your Boundaries' showcasing cycling in the Falkirk area

23 Feb 2022

Mark Beaumont, Guinness World Record holder, and Markus Stitz, singlespeed round-the-world cyclist, explore the Falkirk area on bike in a new documentary.

12 indoor family fun activities in Falkirk

02 Feb 2022

The winter months can be a bit dreary, but it doesn’t mean you cant have fun. You will find there's plenty of indoor activities for those rainy days from Karting to tenpin bowling, trampolining to soft play and loads more. So visit the Falkirk area for family fun.

What's open in the Falkirk area?

10 Dec 2021

Find out which attractions, restaurants and activities are now open or are re-opening and when, in the Falkirk area. Please remember to check when planning your visit what the booking requirements are for attractions, restaurants, hotels etc If you arrive at one of our many free attractions/parks and it is really busy then why not visit one of our other attractions ?? Please stay safe

Christmas shopping in the Falkirk area

03 Dec 2021

The festive season is fast approaching! You may have started looking for the perfect gift for your loved ones or you are thinking of starting. Have a look at this Christmas guide for inspiration. Please shop local and support the businesses on your doorstep.

Things to do in the Falkirk area this Christmas

03 Dec 2021

This Christmas enjoy a wide range of family fun events and activities planned across the Falkirk area. From festive trails, family panto, classic Christmas films; to supporting local independent shops, restaurants and paying a visit to our wide range of fantastic visitor attractions.

Discover the Falkirk District Towns Gift Card

11 Nov 2021

A great and simple way to shop and ensures that your money is spent locally, so you’re supporting local businesses with your purchase.

10 ideas to enjoy an Autumn break in Falkirk

15 Oct 2021

Discover central Scotland this Autumn. A great season to explore this beautiful country. Its Autumn colours, and dark starry skies make it a perfect time to enjoy an Autumn break with the family.