Things to see and do - Livingston
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In April 1962, it was decided that Livingston, Scotland's fourth New Town, would be part of a programme aiming to promote economic development in central Scotland. Indeed, Livingston had a major asset as an industrial growth centre, because of its location at the heart of the Scottish communications network, with roads and railway lines providing easy access to the country's main airports, ports and cities.
Tourist attractions Livingston : Things to see and do
GB - Linlithgow EH49 7AL
This ancient royal residence dominates the town and loch of Linlithgow. Two fires (1424 and 1745) left it in its current state. With numerous staircases and corridors, the size of this vast 15-17C building that is now roofless is fascinating for the ..
GB - Hopetoun House EH30 9SL
Situated west of Edinburgh on the southern banks of the Forth, 3 km from South Queensferry, this large building stands in a magnificent setting with wonderful views. The architecture of Hopetoun House helps us to understand the differences that separ..
GB - Torphichen EH47
This site represents five distinct phases in prehistoric evolution. The 1947 excavations are clearly explained by a model and descriptive noticeboards. The earliest monument dates from 2500-2000 BC and was altered in the Copper Age (2000-1600 BC). Th..
Bankton House Hotel GB - Livingston EH54 9AQ
Set within its own grounds, Bankton House Hotel boasts stately Georgian architecture and peaceful surroundings. Edinburgh is 30 minutes’ drive away and the picturesque Pentland Hills Regional Park, towered by Scald Law hill, is 6 miles from the prope..
17 Edinburgh Road GB - Bathgate EH48 1EP
Set in its own secluded gardens, Kaim Park Hotel is centrally located in Bathgate and just 25 minutes from Edinburgh city centre by shuttle train. Free Wi-Fi is available in public area and free on-site parking is provided. An en suite bath or showe..
East Main Street GB - Whitburn EH47 0JU
Just off the M8 motorway between Edinburgh and Glasgow, Best Western Hilcroft Hotel offers free parking, modern rooms with free Wi-Fi, and an on-site bar and restaurant. Both Edinburgh and Glasgow are 30 minutes’ drive from the hotel. Every bright ..
52 High St GB - Linlithgow EH49 7AE
Long-standing, family-run restaurant tucked away off the high street. Conservatory-like dining room with large garden and terrace; friendly, efficient service. Modern cooking with some bold flavours and innovative touches.
Champany GB - Linlithgow EH49 7LU
Set in a collection of whitewashed cottages; the traditional restaurant was once a flour mill, hence its unusual shape. The focus is on meat and wine - 21-day aged Aberdeen Angus beef is a speciality. There's also a well-stocked wine shop, a second, ..
GB - Kirknewton EH27 8EB
GB - Kirknewton EH27 8EB