Motherwell | Caledonian Sleeper |

North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre


Situated near the River Clyde in North Lanarkshire, Motherwell dates back to Roman times and became famous for its steel production in the 20th Century. Learn more about the town’s history at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre.

The town is home to Strathclyde Country Park, centred on the artificial Strathclyde Loch and covering a mile and a half square. Situated next to Strathclyde Loch is M&Ds, Scotland’s theme park, home to over 40 attractions.

Venture to nearby Chatelherault Country Park and discover its historic hunting lodge, scenic woodlands and extensive network of walking trails.

Landmarks and Attractions

Strathclyde Park

A picturesque recreational area located near Motherwell, offering visitors a wide range of outdoor activities and leisure opportunities.

Chatelherault country park

A historic estate and parkland offering visitors a blend of natural beauty, cultural heritage and outdoor recreation. This park features extensive walking trails.

M&D’s Amazonia

Scotland’s theme park is a popular family attraction featuring rides and rollercoasters, as well as Amazonia, the tropical indoor rainforest.