Welcome to the Falkirk Wheel

The Falkirk Wheel is an exceptional feat of modern engineering and is already being recognised as an inspirational sculpture for the 21st Century.

The Falkirk Wheel Designed to reconnect the Forth and Clyde Canal and the Union Canal and sited in a natural open amphitheatre at Rough Castle near Falkirk.
This remarkable and elegant mechanical marvel is the only rotating boatlift in the world and truly one of a kind.


The Falkirk Wheel can carry eight or more boats at a time with a single trip taking about 60 minutes and providing an unforgettable experience and great 'day out' for all the family.

Visitors can enjoy 'The Falkirk Wheel Experience' using special "trip" boats at the site and the distinctive new visitor centre gives an absolutely sensational viewpoint from which to see The Falkirk Wheel in action. For directions, times, prices and other general information please see the FAQ's section..

For information on Falkirk Town and its amenities view these sites:
falkirkgateway.com
- falkirkmarket.co.uk - falkirkhelix.co.uk

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