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What’s there to do in Stirling?

Situated in the heart of Stirling, one of Scotland’s newest cities, River House is less than an hour from Glasgow, Edinburgh and Perth, making it the ideal location for a day trip.

If you’re looking for some exciting things to do, there’s plenty to keep you busy both nearby and further afield!


Stirling Castle

From the Chapel Royal and the Stirling Tapestries, to the Great Hall and the Great Kitchens, there’s plenty to do at Stirling Castle!

Discover the world of the Scottish Renaissance, and meet the costumed characters of court officials, servants and more. A day of history and culture for all the family – all a stone’s throw from River House.

Book your tickets on their website.

The Thistles Shopping Centre

Treat yourself to some retail therapy with a trip to Thistle’s Shopping Centre! With over 80 stores and restaurants under one roof, there’s something for everyone.

Enjoy a shopping experience like no other featuring national brands and local businesses, all within the heart of Stirling city centre.

National Wallace Monument

Celebrating its 150th anniversary in 2019, the National Wallace Monument is one of Stirling’s most distinctive landmarks. Immerse yourself in Scottish history as you fully experience the story of Sir William Wallace.

Commemorating Scotland’s national hero and an iconic milestone on the Stirling skyline, the Wallace Monument is only a 10-minute drive from River House, making it a firm favourite for locals and tourists!

Find out more on their website.

Stirling ghost walk

A popular tourist attraction in Stirling, the Ghost Walk offers visitors the opportunity to discover the Old Town area. A night of “fear, fun and frights for all the family”, you can be guaranteed an exciting experience!

Featuring actors who will guide you on the dramatic guided tour, you will meet characters both factual and fictional who feature in the stories told throughout the night, For something a little different, the Stirling Ghost Walk will be a night to remember – find out more information on their website!

battle of Bannockburn Experience

The Battle of Bannockburn Experience allows visitors to experience medieval combat like never before! An immersive experience that brings Scottish history to life, you will get the opportunity to try out authentic weapons and armour in their 3D battlefield.

A truly wonderful family day out, interact with medieval warriors and knights to follow in the footsteps of Robert the Bruce and his decisive victory!

HOW TO GET Here

River House
The Castle Business Park
Stirling
FK9 4TW
Scotland

Situated in the heart of Stirling, River House is less than an hour from the bustling city life of Glasgow, Edinburgh and Perth. Take advantage of the neighbouring Castleview Park and Ride for easy access into the city centre!

Adjacent to Junction 10 of the M9, we’re ideally located to take full advantage of excellent transport links throughout Central Scotland.


Stirling City Centre: 2 miles
Falkirk: 15 miles
Edinburgh: 30 miles
Glasgow: 35 miles

Falkirk: 17 mins
Glasgow: 35 mins
Edinburgh: 55 mins

Edinburgh Airport: 25 miles
Glasgow Airport: 45 miles