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New Lanark World Heritage Village, Lanark
(4.4/5 based on 650+ reviews on the web)
New Lanark World Heritage Village was originally a cotton mill village founded in 1786, and today you can see most of the buildings as they would have looked in the 18th century as a result of restoration work. In the visitor center, learn about the rich history of the village and the life of the mill manager and social pioneer, Robert Owen. Wander the historic streets and imagine how people lived and worked in Owen’s time. Take the Annie McLeod experience ride, where the ‘ghost’ of a mill girl takes you on a journey. Head up to the Roof Garden and enjoy views of the village and the surrounding scenery. Have a bite to eat at the cafe or make use of one the many picnic spots around the village. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to New Lanark World Heritage Village and many more Lanark attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Lanark tour planner.
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  • Today we visited here with our 6year old son and 18month old son. What a fantastic day from start to finish. The main thing I want to point out is how extremely friendly and helpful all the staff were...  more »
  • As someone who was brought up in styal quarry bank mill I thought that I had seen it all However new lanark is such an amazing experience that you have to visit. the array of buildings and what you se...  more »
  • We enjoyed the Annie McLeod experience at Christmas which was magical. Would recommend following the tour up onto the roof as the garden there is very nice and Christmassy with great views all around....  more »