Explore the busiest port in Scotland
In the heart of Scotland's industrial centre, this Stirlingshire town is home to the nation's busiest and second-largest port. By night, the towers of the port's plant are illuminated, lighting up the whole of the town. In central Grangemouth, you'll find a bustling high street lined with plenty of high street and independent stores. But Grangemouth's real charm comes from the dozens of beautiful, historic buildings hidden around every corner.
Urban adventure at Jupiter Urban Wildlife Park
For a fun afternoon with the kids, take them to Jupiter Urban Wildlife Park. This thrill-packed outdoor oasis was transformed from wasteland into a habitat rich in wildlife, with plenty of woodland and grassland to explore. Explore Magic Meadow and learn all about the wildflowers, dip into the pond to discover what's swimming underneath, and go on your very own bug hunt for the best of Grangemouth's miniature wildlife. Drop in during the summer and you might even spot dragonflies skimming the water, too.
Centuries of history at Grangemouth Heritage Centre
Learn all about the town's history at its dedicated heritage centre, which displays photographs from a century of community life. Discover what life was like for the busy industrial workers, and play dress-up with the museum's own historical costumes. Looking for a cheap hotel Near Grangemouth? Travelodge Falkirk is great for exploring the area, as well as heading into the vibrant town for a day out. Nearby, our Travelodge Stirling Hotel is just off the M80.