Motherwell is a town with many leisure attractions and facilities and is within easy reach of the City of Glasgow. The town has plenty of entertainment with a range of performances at the Motherwell Concert Hall and Theatre including music concerts, comedy, dance, musicals and family shows. If you’re planning to eat out, the town has a large range of restaurants with a variety of menus, and the there’s a good selection of pubs and bars to enjoy an evening out.
You’ll find all you need if you’re going shopping, with a large range of shops including those at the Motherwell Shopping Centre. The range of conference venues in the town include those at the GLO Centre and The Motherwell Concert Hall and Theatre, and the nearest major airport is Glasgow Airport.
Motherwell Car Hire
Wherever you are in Motherwell, it’s guaranteed that you’ll to get a car from one of the leading suppliers who provide Motherwell car hire services, you can choose from many of the suppliers including Avis, Enterprise, Europcar, Firefly, Hertz, InterRent, Sixt and others.
These are some places you can visit while in and around Motherwell:
Strathclyde Country Park
This is a large and popular Park holding a variety of events over the year, including international rowing competitions and has a range of activities such as watersports on the lake which include canoeing, kayaking, windsurfing and pedalos. You can also enjoy the scenery and take woodland walks and there’s also a cycle path in the Park.
M & D’s Scotland Theme Park
This is a great family day out where you can enjoy a range of exciting rides an attractions including several roller coasters, a big wheel and adventure golf. There’s also ten pin bowling with alleys that glow in the dark and a large soft play centre.
Located in M & D’s Theme Park, this is another place for a family outing, and is a tropical centre based on the Amazon rainforest. Here you can visit fascinating creatures including marmosets, tamarins, fruit bats, parrots, boa constrictors and piranhas, and learn more about the creatures and their habitats, getting to handle a number of them.
There are a range of activities to enjoy at this centre, including Laser tag with laser beams and sound effects in an arena with several levels. There’s also a Bounce Zone which includes trampolines and climbing nets, and you can also enjoy a laser maze and interactive dancing.
The Time Capsule
A short distance from Motherwell is this centre where you can have fun in the Water Park with a number of features such as flumes, wave pool, river and rapids, along with a gentler area for smaller children. There’s also an ice rink where you can enjoy skating around, and the Centre also has a soft play area.
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