Drumpellier Country Park | Day Out With The Kids

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Drumpellier Country Park

  • Coatbridge
  • Outdoor
  • Ages 0-12
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Attraction Information

Drumpellier Country Park has over 500 acres to explore, plus a Visitor Centre, Peace Garden, nature trails, picnic spots and children's play areas. It is also free to visit, which makes it a great place to take the kids, whatever the season.

There are a number of different habitats to explore with the kids, including 2 lochs, lowland heath, open grassland, mixed woodland, and the Monksland Canal. The lochs and canal attract a large number of water birds, and woodland has plenty of birds and other wildlife to enjoy too, so bring your camera or binoculars! There are a great network of paths that make it easy to access the park, and many of them are suitable for prams and wheelchairs.

The Visitor centre is open throughout the year and has a reception full of displays and information leaflets about the many walks available, plus information about the natural history and varied wildlife of the park.

The Countryside Ranger service runs a varied events and activities programme throughout the year, usually on a Sunday, which is a great way to learn about their conservation work.

Opening hours

Daylight access to Park

Visitor Centre
April - May
Monday to Sunday 10:30 - 17:00
June - August 
Monday to Sunday 10:30 - 19:30
September
Monday to Sunday 10:30 - 17:00
October - March
Monday to Sunday 10:30 - 16:00

Pricing

Free admission

Travel & Contact Information

Address

Townhead Road, Coatbridge, Lanarkshire, ML5 1RX, Scotland

Phone number

01236 422257

Map

Website

Click here to visit Drumpellier Country Park's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking onsite.

Yes, there are toilets, accessible toilets and baby changing facilities.

Yes, there are baby changing facilities.

Yes, you can bring a picnic.

Yes, there is an onsite restaurant and snacks are available.

April - May
Monday to Sunday 10:30 - 16:45

June - August
Monday to Sunday 10:30 - 17:45

September
Monday to Sunday 10:30 - 16:45

October - March
Monday to Sunday 10:30 - 15:45

Yes, Drumpellier Country Park is wheelchair friendly and has accessible toilets.

Yes, Drumpellier Country Park have stated they are pushchair friendly.

Drumpellier Country Park has not told us if they are dog friendly.

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