Calderglen Country Park
Calderglen Country Park has a Children's Zoo, Tropical Glasshouse, Ornamental Gardens, Nature Trails and Walks, Courtyard Cafe, Toddlers' Play Area, Adventure Play Area and a 18 hole golf course.
The park was formerly part of the Calderglen and Torrance Country Estates, and Torrance House (Scottish baronial style) is used for art exhibitions. The Glen extends over 5 km and has many attractive waterfalls and important geological features. The Northern section of the park is a Geological Site of Special Scientific Interest.
The main visitor attractions and facilities are centred around the historic Torrance House which hosts a variety of both professional and amateur art work in its exhibition areas. Also at Torrance House is the Courtyard Café which is great place to indulge in some tasty refreshments and ice cream.
Nearby is the conservatory with gift shop and entrance to the children's zoo with tropical plants from around the world and an ornamental garden area.
Adult admission to the zoo is £1.10, under 16 years are free.
Tel: 01355 236644
Location: Strathaven Road G75 0QZ