Looking for what to do in Biggar? Whether you are planning a trip or simply driving by, the town of Bigger offers plenty to do for both locals and visitors. In this guide, we will discuss the best things to do around town.
Here are 5 things to do when you visit Bigger.
Check out the Puppet Theatre
As the home of the International Purves Puppets, the Victoria Puppet theater offers a magical experience for kids of all ages. In fact, it is one of the best children’s theaters in all of Scotland. Laugh and enjoy all the stories and visit the playground outside.
Walk through the Country at Culter Fell
Enjoy the hillsides with an infinite number of views that can be enjoyed all day long. Visitors can spend an easy half day walking through the hills and the reservoir. You can even get adventurous by following the fence down the side of Gather Snow and through the ridge.
Eat at the Cafes
If you are traveling from Edinburgh or simply making your way through Biggar, don’t forget to check out their variety of cafes. Each café has a personality of its own with their share of local favorites. All cafes in Biggar offer warm and welcoming service with the taste of home-cooked meals.
Visit the Museums
Visit the local museums of Biggar and check out Gasworks and the Upper Clydesdale Museum. You can view the old gas works and catch a glimpse of the town’s old gas production at the Gas Works museum. The Biggar and Upper Clydesdale museum also offer a modern take on history as the museum explores over 14,000 years of small town life. While they may not be the biggest museums on Scotland’s history, they are definitely a must-see when you visit Biggar.
Explore the Carmichael Estate
If you are looking for a new place to explore, what better place that the Carmichael Estate? The cottages are amazing as you will have everything you need to enjoy your stay. The cottages are just steps away from the Carmichael castle.
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