Ideas for a day out in Motherwell

Strathclyde Country Park

366 Hamilton Rd, Motherwell ML1 3ED

Strathclyde Country Park is a country park located in Lanarkshire, Scotland. The park covers some 4 km², centred on the artificial Strathclyde Loch. It is located next to the River Clyde between Hamilton and Motherwell.

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M&D’s Theme Park

Strathclyde Country Park, Bellshill, Motherwell ML1 3RT

M&D’s Scotland’s Theme Park is an amusement park located in Motherwell, North Lanarkshire, Scotland.

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Baron’s Haugh

RSPB Barons Haugh Motherwell, North Lanarkshire

Baron’s Haugh is an important community nature reserve in Motherwell and is a real gem for wildlife and for visitors too.

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Dalzell Estate

Dalzell Burn, Motherwell, ML1 2SD

Scenic nature area with wildlife & centuries-old features such as a mausoleum & an old graveyard.

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North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

High Rd, Motherwell ML1 3HU

This four-star attraction offers visitors a range of facilities and services for an educational or a fun day out.

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Amazonia Zoo & Safari Park

Strathclyde Country Park, Hamilton Road, Motherwell, ML1 3RT

Discover Amazonia, Scotland’s indoor tropical rainforest attraction. Come and see monkeys, bats, birds, snakes, tarantulas, butterflies and more!

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Did you know?

There are many excellent examples of dementia-friendly activities from Scotland, the rest of the UK and abroad.  These include our award-winning project in North Lanarkshire where a partnership between Alzheimer Scotland, North Lanarkshire Council, and NHS Lanarkshire has resulted in Motherwell becoming Scotland’s first dementia-friendly town centre.

On the right, the Living Well with Dementia Garden. A specialist garden for people within the community who have a memory problem.