Almond Valley

Enjoy a Wonderful Day of Adventure and Play

On a wooded riverside site that extends for nearly a mile, there's so much to explore and enjoy at Almond Valley. The old stone buildings of the watermill and byres are home to friendly farm animals and a host of pets and poultry who are introduced in regular handling sessions. Across the river, among woods and gardens, there are trampolines, pedal carts and other imaginative outdoor play. Enjoy a seasonal trailer ride or a trip on the narrow gauge railway. Indoors there’s soft play and playgrounds, interactive displays and activities in the museum, and a tempting range of fresh healthy snacks in the comfort of Morag’s milk bar. Rain or shine, throughout the year, there’s always so much to interest and enjoy.

 

We're open from 10am to 5pm every day of the year except for December the 25th & 26th, and January 1st & 2nd. Our standard admission charges are:

  • Adults .......£8.50
  • Children .....£6.50

The Almond Valley Heritage Centre, Millfield, Livingston, West Lothian,EH54 7AR. 

Phone 01506 414957

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What's Happening This Month?

  • Small Animal Encounters - enjoy a special meeting with the residents of "wings and whiskers". Weekends 11.30am and 3.00pm
  • Bottle Feeding - the lambs enjoy their milk every day at 12 noon and 4.00pm
  • Tractor and Trailer rides (£0.50), Weekends 11am to 4pm
  • Narrow-gauge railway trips (£1) Weekends 11.30am to 3.30pm

On weekdays during much of June we welcome lots and lots of school and group visitors, consequently certain facilities and attractions can get very busy.

Most groups leave for home by 2pm, therefore - to enjoy Almond Valley at its best - we'd encourage families visiting mid-week to delay their arrival until after two o'clock, when peace and calm returns !

Coming Soon - DEN-BUILDING ADVENTURES

Daily from 30th June to 20th August

Join the tribe for daring daily adventures exploring some of the wildest and most remote corners of the Almond Valley site. Build your shelter, set up camp, forage for food, keep a look out for wild animals, and learn how to survive in the wild for at least half an hour. Find out more, about our programme of Summer Activities

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