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David Livingstone Birthplace Reopening on 28th July

David Livingstone Birthplace Reopening on 28th July

David Livingstone Birthplace is delighted to announce reopening on Wednesday 28 July 2021. Home to one of Scotland’s most famous explorers, the Museum will reopen to the public following a £9.1m investment.
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VisitLanarkshire... responsibly

VisitLanarkshire... responsibly

WHAT IS RESPONSIBLE TRAVEL? Responsible travel and tourism is important. It protects the landscape and boosts the local economy, culture and diversity of the area you visit, which in turn keeps the landscape natural and beautiful for other people to enjoy in...
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Luxury Self Catering in Renovated Historic Building

Luxury Self Catering in Renovated Historic Building

Self catering accommodation in Lanarkshire has just become more luxurious! Sweeney Apartments and Rooms is Lanarkshire’s newest place to stay, located in the centre of Motherwell, close to Strathclyde Country Park and Barons Haugh Nature reserve, with great transport links to other...
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David Livingstone Birthplace

David Livingstone Birthplace

The David Livingstone Birthplace Project continues with huge building renovation works, development of the collection and new logo. See how the trust are progressing in this short video.
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How to spend your May bank holidays in Lanarkshire

How to spend your May bank holidays in Lanarkshire

With your weekend boosted by a third, how are you going to spend those precious extra hours of free time? Here at VisitLanarkshire, we’ve got it covered.
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Give geocaching a go in Lanarkshire

Give geocaching a go in Lanarkshire

There are lots of geocache locations to discover across Lanarkshire. Here are just a few suggestions to get you started.
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Accessible locations in Lanarkshire

Accessible locations in Lanarkshire

Whether you’re travelling with infants or grandparents, you can check out our venues in detail before leaving the house.
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Guest Blog - Neil Robertson 'Travels with a Kilt'

Guest Blog - Neil Robertson 'Travels with a Kilt'

Off the beaten tourism path in Lanarkshire Read our guest blog by 'travels with a kilt' blogger Neil Robertson.
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Top ways to treat your nearest and dearest in Lanarkshire this Valentine’s Day

Top ways to treat your nearest and dearest in Lanarkshire this Valentine’s Day

If you’re struggling for ideas to impress your beloved this Valentine’s Day, look no further, because we’ve pulled together some of the most amorous things to do in Lanarkshire.
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Four new things to try in Lanarkshire in 2019

Four new things to try in Lanarkshire in 2019

From keeping active to learning a new skill, it’s the perfect time of year to embrace change and try something new, and Lanarkshire’s the place to do just that!
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Five reasons to be excited for Christmas in Lanarkshire

Five reasons to be excited for Christmas in Lanarkshire

There’s a sleigh-full of festive things to do in Lanarkshire to get you into the spirit, as if you weren’t already! Here are some of our favourites.
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Activities to brighten up your winter in Lanarkshire

Activities to brighten up your winter in Lanarkshire

We’ve created a guide to get you out and about with some of the best things to do in Lanarkshire that are guaranteed to brighten up your winter season.
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