Time: 1-2 hours
One of the most intriguing pieces of canal engineering ever constructed, the Falkirk Wheel opened in 2002... but for centuries earlier, the canal network has been vital to the transport and economy of the Falkirk area. Discover how, with this walking tour from Discovering Britain for just over 2 miles, beginning at the Falkirk Wheel Visitor Centre on Lime Road in Tamfourhill, Falkirk. Take the tour as you go on a smartphone, or download the audio tour files to hear as you go.
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Welcome to the Falkirk edition of A Thing To Do Today: the ultimate curated guide to the best of what to do today in Falkirk. From free to cheap to boutique, if you're in and around Falkirk, whether you're visiting or a local, ATTDT is here to help. We specialise in selecting cool and often unknown events, activities and attractions specifically on and open today, which are ready to explore in Falkirk for anyone needing inspiration. Look at the idea above for something to do today, reload the page to get other interesting things to do, or change the day to start planning your week. Find out more....
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