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New Lanark World Heritage Village, Lanark

(4.4/5 based on 700+ 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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  • We have visited this place many times over the years. It has had major refurbishment over the years and has been restored to what it must have been like when established. The buildings are magnificent...  more »
  • The New Lanark Mill experience is great value for money. Plenty to see and do. Many different buildings too look round. Good fun for all ages. Watched the many films and now realised what we take for ...  more »
  • Really enjoyed our day here, very interesting place.Nice snacks in the cafe. Would have been better if the weather was fine.  more »