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David Livingstone Centre

  • Blantyre
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • All Ages
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Coming back soon!

The museum is currently closed for refurbishment until 2020.

Don't worry - you can find lots more great days out in Blantyre, or you can browse days out all over the UK here.

Attraction Information

The David Livingstone Centre is a child-friendly museum with hands-on exhibits and packed with items relating to David Livingstones explorations in Africa.

The museum is set in 20 acres of parkland and gardens overlooking the River Clyde with woodland walks and a play park.

A shop and cafe might tempt you and these plus the grounds are free to visit.

Opening hours

Visitor Centre
2nd April - 30th September
Saturday to Tuesday 11:00 - 16:00


General Admission
Adults: £6.50
Family: £16.50

Travel & Contact Information


165 Station Road, Blantyre, Lanarkshire, G72 9BY, Scotland

Phone number

0141 6471428



Click here to visit David Livingstone Centre's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking onsite.

Yes, there are toilets and accessible toilets.

No, there are no baby changing facilities.

David Livingstone Centre has not told us if you can bring a picnic.

Yes, there is an onsite restaurant.

Yes, David Livingstone Centre is wheelchair friendly and has accessible toilets.

No, David Livingstone Centre have stated they are not pushchair friendly.

David Livingstone Centre has not told us if they are dog friendly.

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