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Almond Valley Heritage Centre, Livingston, Edinburgh and the Lothians

Almond Valley Heritage Centre
Edinburgh and the Lothians

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An innovative museum exploring the history and environment of West Lothian, with award-winning children's activities and interactive displays. Displays illustrate Scotland's shale oil industry, other industrial heritage, and other historical issues, then consider their impact on landscape, economy and quality of life. This provides a historical context for a changing programme of scientific and creative activities in which all re encouraged to participate. Displays and activities are also linked to the outdoor features of the museum, the community farm with friendly farmyard animals, the 18th century watermill, indoor adventure playground, soft play area, narrow-gauge railway, tractor and trailer rides around the outlying fields and environmental discovery area.


Nearest UK Airport: Edinburgh
Months Open: All year
Groups/Parties Welcome: Yes
Discount for Groups: Yes
Car Parking: Yes
Admission Price: Adults £7.50
Children (age 3-15 years) £5.50
Under 3yrs Free
Gift Shop: Yes
Catering: Café

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