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This four-star attraction offers visitors a range of facilities and services for an educational and fun day out. Why not exhibit your own works? Our Stairwell Gallery provides the perfect location to display your own works of art. Please contact the Collections & Exhibitions Manager for more information: 01236 856 371. For meetings with a difference, consider our conference room. Audio-visual faci

This four-star attraction offers visitors a range of facilities and services for an educational and fun day out. Why not exhibit your own works? Our Stairwell Gallery provides the perfect location to display your own works of art. Please contact the Collections & Exhibitions Manager for more information: 01236 856 371. For meetings with a difference, consider our conference room. Audio-visual faci

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👶 Join us this Saturday (25 Sep) at 3pm for a special Bookbug session in celebration of Maths Week Scotland. All the usu...
22/09/2021

👶 Join us this Saturday (25 Sep) at 3pm for a special Bookbug session in celebration of Maths Week Scotland. All the usual stories, rhymes and songs with a special focus on counting, shapes and patterns.

Find out more here 👉 http://bit.ly/2mSD9M6

👶 Join us this Saturday (25 Sep) at 3pm for a special Bookbug session in celebration of Maths Week Scotland. All the usual stories, rhymes and songs with a special focus on counting, shapes and patterns.

Find out more here 👉 http://bit.ly/2mSD9M6

We have drop-in activities at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre this September weekend! Join us on Friday, Saturday and ...
21/09/2021

We have drop-in activities at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre this September weekend! Join us on Friday, Saturday and Monday for some fun with the kids.

Find out more here 👉 http://bit.ly/2mSD9M6

We have drop-in activities at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre this September weekend! Join us on Friday, Saturday and Monday for some fun with the kids.

Find out more here 👉 http://bit.ly/2mSD9M6

Take part in our Roman Maths Challenge in celebration of Maths Week Scotland this September Weekend! Try sandpit archaeo...
20/09/2021

Take part in our Roman Maths Challenge in celebration of Maths Week Scotland this September Weekend! Try sandpit archaeology, measure with a roman foot ruler, count using Roman numerals, complete our Tower Trail, and make a Roman mosaic to take home.

Find out more here 👉 http://bit.ly/2mSD9M6

Take part in our Roman Maths Challenge in celebration of Maths Week Scotland this September Weekend! Try sandpit archaeology, measure with a roman foot ruler, count using Roman numerals, complete our Tower Trail, and make a Roman mosaic to take home.

Find out more here 👉 http://bit.ly/2mSD9M6

North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre is celebrating Maths Week Scotland with a Roman Maths Challenge! Try sandpit archaeolo...
16/09/2021

North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre is celebrating Maths Week Scotland with a Roman Maths Challenge! Try sandpit archaeology, measure with a roman foot ruler, count using Roman numerals, complete our Tower Trail, and make a Roman mosaic to take home.

Friday 24, Saturday 25 & Monday 27 September, 12 noon – 2.30pm.

👶 Plus a special Maths Week Bookbug session on Saturday 25 September at 3pm!

Find out more here 👉 http://bit.ly/2mSD9M6
#MathsWeekScot

North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre is celebrating Maths Week Scotland with a Roman Maths Challenge! Try sandpit archaeology, measure with a roman foot ruler, count using Roman numerals, complete our Tower Trail, and make a Roman mosaic to take home.

Friday 24, Saturday 25 & Monday 27 September, 12 noon – 2.30pm.

👶 Plus a special Maths Week Bookbug session on Saturday 25 September at 3pm!

Find out more here 👉 http://bit.ly/2mSD9M6
#MathsWeekScot

This week's Saturday craft is ribbon weaving!Join us at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre at 1.30pm for some creative fu...
15/09/2021

This week's Saturday craft is ribbon weaving!

Join us at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre at 1.30pm for some creative fun. All ages welcome.

Places are limited so please call to book on 01698 274590

This week's Saturday craft is ribbon weaving!

Join us at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre at 1.30pm for some creative fun. All ages welcome.

Places are limited so please call to book on 01698 274590

We have more Saturday crafts this week at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre!This week, join us for clay modelling - 1.30...
08/09/2021

We have more Saturday crafts this week at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre!

This week, join us for clay modelling - 1.30pm - 2.30pm.

Places are limited so please call to book on 01698 274 590

We can't wait to see you there!

We have more Saturday crafts this week at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre!

This week, join us for clay modelling - 1.30pm - 2.30pm.

Places are limited so please call to book on 01698 274 590

We can't wait to see you there!

Doors Open Day is on Saturday 18 September at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre!
31/08/2021

Doors Open Day is on Saturday 18 September at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre!

North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre, Motherwell

Our next participating venue for North Lanarkshire Doors Open Days 2021, is the North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre in Motherwell, open on Saturday 18th September from 12pm until 4pm.

North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre is a 1996 purpose-built design by architects Andrew Merrylees, Grierson and Robertson.

Tours and activities from 1:30pm – 3pm, centre open from 12pm - 4pm

TOURS AND KIDS ACTIVITIES MUST BE PRE-BOOKED, call 01698 274 590 (Mon-Sat, 12pm to 4pm)

* Family-friendly behind-the-scenes tours of our archives, local studies and object stores at 1:30pm and 3pm FREE (please call to book)
* Exhibition TOIL: A history of working lives in Industrial Lanarkshire (photographic exhibition exploring the world of work in the 19th and early 20th century) FREE
* 3pm Bookbug session (for children 0-4) FREE (please call to book)
* 1:30pm- 2:30pm Family Craft Activity: Ribbon Weaving (£2) (limited places, please call to book)
* Climb Thru Time exhibition in the tower about the history of the Motherwell area FREE
* Magnificent views from our viewing tower
* Garden play area
* Shop and WCs

North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre COVID-19 procedures can be found at: https://culturenl.co.uk/covid-19/covid-19-nlhc/covid-19-nlhc-faqs/

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Saturday crafts returns to North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre starting Saturday 4 September!Saturdays. 1.30-2.30pm£2.00Fo...
31/08/2021

Saturday crafts returns to North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre starting Saturday 4 September!

Saturdays. 1.30-2.30pm
£2.00

For full programme visit https://bit.ly/3xvcyUW

Saturday crafts return to North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre starting Saturday 4 September!

Saturday crafts returns to North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre starting Saturday 4 September!

Saturdays. 1.30-2.30pm
£2.00

For full programme visit https://bit.ly/3xvcyUW

Saturday crafts return to North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre starting Saturday 4 September!

We're excited to announce that Bookbug will return on Saturdays to the North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre!Starts  Saturda...
30/08/2021

We're excited to announce that Bookbug will return on Saturdays to the North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre!

Starts Saturday 4th September at 3pm
(weekly until 11th December)

You are welcome to come along whether you’ve been before or if this is your first time.

No need to book, but call the centre on 01698 274 590 for more information.

We're excited to announce that Bookbug will return on Saturdays to the North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre!

Starts Saturday 4th September at 3pm
(weekly until 11th December)

You are welcome to come along whether you’ve been before or if this is your first time.

No need to book, but call the centre on 01698 274 590 for more information.

👶 Looking for something fun to do with your little one during the week?Little Stretch & Play is a brand new class for pr...
26/08/2021

👶 Looking for something fun to do with your little one during the week?

Little Stretch & Play is a brand new class for pre-schoolers at Airdrie Town Hall every Wednesday from 1 September. Find out more and book the first 5 weeks in advance via the link below 👇

We’re excited to announce our brand new class Little Stretch & Play!

This class is for pre-schoolers to enjoy with parents/guardians. Move and play to a variety of familiar and fun music and will get everyone’s feet tapping and having a great time!

Wednesdays, 11.15am at Airdrie Town Hall

Book in advance at https://bit.ly/3spD6or

🎨 Adult Drawing & Painting classes are back at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre every Friday from 3 September!Find out ...
24/08/2021

🎨 Adult Drawing & Painting classes are back at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre every Friday from 3 September!

Find out more and book in advance via the link below 👇

Our Adult Drawing & Painting classes welcome all those who enjoy visual arts from beginners to advanced artists. Book now as classes start next week!

💷 £42/£36 concession for 6 weeks
👩 Suitable for 16 years+

Book in advance here 👉 https://bit.ly/3hHsldN

Airdrie Town Hall | North Lanarkshire Heritage
#ArtsAndYou #JoinInHaveFunBeCreative

Join us for puppet shows and giant bubbles at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre on Saturday 21st August (and it's FREE)!...
19/08/2021

Join us for puppet shows and giant bubbles at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre on Saturday 21st August (and it's FREE)!

Limited spaces remaining for puppet shows at:
12:15 , 1:15, 2:15, 3:15pm

Call now to book your space 01698 274 590

There will also be drop-in giant bubbles from 12 – 3.30pm!

Join us for puppet shows and giant bubbles at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre on Saturday 21st August (and it's FREE)!

Limited spaces remaining for puppet shows at:
12:15 , 1:15, 2:15, 3:15pm

Call now to book your space 01698 274 590

There will also be drop-in giant bubbles from 12 – 3.30pm!

18/08/2021

🎨 Adult Drawing & Painting in person classes are back from 30 August and welcoming everyone with an interest in visual arts from beginners to experienced artists!

Find a class that suits you and book your space in advance here 👉 https://bit.ly/3hHsldN

Airdrie Town Hall | North Lanarkshire Heritage
#ArtsAndYou #JoinInHaveFunBeCreative

We're excited to announce that Bookbug is returning to North Lanarkshire Heritage centre next week!Our First sessions ar...
17/08/2021

We're excited to announce that Bookbug is returning to North Lanarkshire Heritage centre next week!

Our First sessions are on Monday 23rd August at 1.15pm & 2pm.

Numbers are limited so please call to book in advance on 01698 274590

We look forward to welcoming you back!

We're excited to announce that Bookbug is returning to North Lanarkshire Heritage centre next week!

Our First sessions are on Monday 23rd August at 1.15pm & 2pm.

Numbers are limited so please call to book in advance on 01698 274590

We look forward to welcoming you back!

Schools are back but the fun continues at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre!Join us for puppet shows and giant bubbles o...
17/08/2021

Schools are back but the fun continues at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre!

Join us for puppet shows and giant bubbles on Saturday 21st August!

Puppet shows at:
12:15 , 1:15, 2:15, 3:15pm

Spaces are limited so call 01698 274 590 to book your FREE space. Don't miss out!

There will also be a drop-in bubbles show from 12 noon – 3.30pm (no booking required)

Schools are back but the fun continues at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre!

Join us for puppet shows and giant bubbles on Saturday 21st August!

Puppet shows at:
12:15 , 1:15, 2:15, 3:15pm

Spaces are limited so call 01698 274 590 to book your FREE space. Don't miss out!

There will also be a drop-in bubbles show from 12 noon – 3.30pm (no booking required)

School is back but the summer of play continues…. The Big Top is coming to North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre with puppet...
15/08/2021

School is back but the summer of play continues….

The Big Top is coming to North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre with puppet shows and giant bubbles on Saturday 21st August!

Puppet shows at:
12:15 , 1:15, 2:15, 3:15pm

Spaces are limited so call 01698 274 590 to book your FREE space.

There will also be a drop -in bubbles show from 12 noon – 3.30pm (no booking required)

School is back but the summer of play continues….

The Big Top is coming to North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre with puppet shows and giant bubbles on Saturday 21st August!

Puppet shows at:
12:15 , 1:15, 2:15, 3:15pm

Spaces are limited so call 01698 274 590 to book your FREE space.

There will also be a drop -in bubbles show from 12 noon – 3.30pm (no booking required)

Join us at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre for a Saturday craft!Make a roman mosaic coaster to take home.Suitable for ...
12/08/2021

Join us at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre for a Saturday craft!

Make a roman mosaic coaster to take home.
Suitable for all ages.

Sessions 1.30 & 2.45pm

Call 01698 274 590 to book your free spot.

Join us at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre for a Saturday craft!

Make a roman mosaic coaster to take home.
Suitable for all ages.

Sessions 1.30 & 2.45pm

Call 01698 274 590 to book your free spot.

Access Parkour will be at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre tomorrow!Learn parkour basics on Access Parkour's own course...
11/08/2021

Access Parkour will be at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre tomorrow!

Learn parkour basics on Access Parkour's own course. Experienced instructors will get you running, jumping and climbing in no time, and you'll have a chance to test your skills on the obstacles course.
LIMITED SPACE LEFT SO BOOK FAST
Thursday 12 August, 12:00, 13:00 & 15:00*
Suitable for ages Age 5-16
* 3pm session is for 12-16 years only

Sessions are FREE but must be pre-booked, please call 01698 274 590

Access Parkour will be at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre tomorrow!

Learn parkour basics on Access Parkour's own course. Experienced instructors will get you running, jumping and climbing in no time, and you'll have a chance to test your skills on the obstacles course.
LIMITED SPACE LEFT SO BOOK FAST
Thursday 12 August, 12:00, 13:00 & 15:00*
Suitable for ages Age 5-16
* 3pm session is for 12-16 years only

Sessions are FREE but must be pre-booked, please call 01698 274 590

Access Parkour are bringing Parkour to the North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre THIS THURSDAY!! Learn parkour basics on Acc...
10/08/2021

Access Parkour are bringing Parkour to the North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre THIS THURSDAY!!

Learn parkour basics on Access Parkour's own course. Experienced instructors will get you running, jumping and climbing in no time, and you'll have a chance to test your skills on the obstacles course.
Thursday 12 August

12:00, 13:00 & 15:00*
Suitable for ages Age 5-16
* 3pm session is for 12-16 years only

Sessions are FREE but must be pre-booked, please call 01698 274 590

Access Parkour are bringing Parkour to the North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre THIS THURSDAY!!

Learn parkour basics on Access Parkour's own course. Experienced instructors will get you running, jumping and climbing in no time, and you'll have a chance to test your skills on the obstacles course.
Thursday 12 August

12:00, 13:00 & 15:00*
Suitable for ages Age 5-16
* 3pm session is for 12-16 years only

Sessions are FREE but must be pre-booked, please call 01698 274 590

Does your child love getting creative and Lego?!Join us this week for our Lego Animation classes.Using our Lego you can ...
09/08/2021

Does your child love getting creative and Lego?!
Join us this week for our Lego Animation classes.
Using our Lego you can create a storyboard and make a scene with sets, characters, sound effects, voice-overs and music!

So come along and try something new!

Wednesday 11, Thursday 12, Friday 13 August
11am - 3pm
£9

To book, call 01698 274590

Does your child love getting creative and Lego?!
Join us this week for our Lego Animation classes.
Using our Lego you can create a storyboard and make a scene with sets, characters, sound effects, voice-overs and music!

So come along and try something new!

Wednesday 11, Thursday 12, Friday 13 August
11am - 3pm
£9

To book, call 01698 274590

We have a few tickets remaining for our FREE ThinkScience show on Friday!How can you weigh your own head? How do you sur...
04/08/2021

We have a few tickets remaining for our FREE ThinkScience show on Friday!

How can you weigh your own head? How do you survive a bed of nails unscathed? Can you catch a bubble?
Join us to find out!

ThinkScience Death Defying Science Show will be at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre on Friday 6 August!

Timeslots - 1.30 2.30 & 3.30pm

Book now by calling 01698 274590

#SummerOfPlay

We have a few tickets remaining for our FREE ThinkScience show on Friday!

How can you weigh your own head? How do you survive a bed of nails unscathed? Can you catch a bubble?
Join us to find out!

ThinkScience Death Defying Science Show will be at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre on Friday 6 August!

Timeslots - 1.30 2.30 & 3.30pm

Book now by calling 01698 274590

#SummerOfPlay

This week at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre, the ThinkScience show drops by!How can you weigh your own head? or survi...
02/08/2021

This week at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre, the ThinkScience show drops by!

How can you weigh your own head? or survive a bed of nails unscathed? Can you catch a bubble?
The answers to all these questions, and many more, will be revealed by visiting science guru Jon Davies as he performs mind-boggling science experiments live at the Heritage Centre this Friday (6th August).

Sessions at 12.30 1.30 2.30 & 3.30pm

To book your FREE space call us on 01698 274590

This week at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre, the ThinkScience show drops by!

How can you weigh your own head? or survive a bed of nails unscathed? Can you catch a bubble?
The answers to all these questions, and many more, will be revealed by visiting science guru Jon Davies as he performs mind-boggling science experiments live at the Heritage Centre this Friday (6th August).

Sessions at 12.30 1.30 2.30 & 3.30pm

To book your FREE space call us on 01698 274590

Last few spaces remaining for our retro video games days! Come play on a selection of games consoles dating back to the ...
30/07/2021

Last few spaces remaining for our retro video games days!

Come play on a selection of games consoles dating back to the 1980s!

Today at 11am, 12:30pm, 14:30pm

Tomorrow at 11am & 12.30pm

To book your FREE space, call 01698 274590

Last few spaces remaining for our retro video games days!

Come play on a selection of games consoles dating back to the 1980s!

Today at 11am, 12:30pm, 14:30pm

Tomorrow at 11am & 12.30pm

To book your FREE space, call 01698 274590

We have a few spaces remaining for our Retro Video Games activities this week!We’re giving you a chance to play on a sel...
28/07/2021

We have a few spaces remaining for our Retro Video Games activities this week!

We’re giving you a chance to play on a selection of games consoles dating back to the 1980s!

Friday 30 & Saturday 31 July
11am, 12:30pm, 14:30pm

To book your FREE space, call 01698 274590

Visit https://bit.ly/2TK969W to view our summer activity programme!

We have a few spaces remaining for our Retro Video Games activities this week!

We’re giving you a chance to play on a selection of games consoles dating back to the 1980s!

Friday 30 & Saturday 31 July
11am, 12:30pm, 14:30pm

To book your FREE space, call 01698 274590

Visit https://bit.ly/2TK969W to view our summer activity programme!

Journey back to the 80s this week at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre!We’re giving you a chance to play on a selection ...
26/07/2021

Journey back to the 80s this week at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre!

We’re giving you a chance to play on a selection of games consoles dating back to the 1980s!

Friday 30 & Saturday 31 July
11am, 12:30pm, 14:30pm

To book your FREE space, call 01698 274590

Visit https://bit.ly/2TK969W to view our summer activity programme!

Journey back to the 80s this week at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre!

We’re giving you a chance to play on a selection of games consoles dating back to the 1980s!

Friday 30 & Saturday 31 July
11am, 12:30pm, 14:30pm

To book your FREE space, call 01698 274590

Visit https://bit.ly/2TK969W to view our summer activity programme!

Join us at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre for the Summer of Play!We've got lots of fun outdoor play equipment for chi...
21/07/2021

Join us at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre for the Summer of Play!

We've got lots of fun outdoor play equipment for children including a water table, soft play, giant Jenga, giant lego and more!

We're open Monday - Saturday 12 - 4pm, so come play!

You can also check out our jam-packed summer programme of activities here - https://bit.ly/2TK969W

Join us at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre for the Summer of Play!

We've got lots of fun outdoor play equipment for children including a water table, soft play, giant Jenga, giant lego and more!

We're open Monday - Saturday 12 - 4pm, so come play!

You can also check out our jam-packed summer programme of activities here - https://bit.ly/2TK969W

Address

High Road
Motherwell
ML1 3HU

Opening Hours

Monday 12pm - 4pm
Tuesday 12pm - 4pm
Wednesday 12pm - 4pm
Thursday 12pm - 4pm
Friday 12pm - 4pm
Saturday 12pm - 4pm

Telephone

01698 274590

Products

- Gallery and exhibition spaces

- Talks and guided tours

- Viewing tower

- North Lanarkshire's Archives collections

- Conference Room

- Local and family history advice and guidance

- Family learning and craft activities

- Access to museums object collection

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This photograph is listed on the rear as Fir Park Street/Knowetop Avenue. Can anyone confirm that this is correct? Thank you.
Elf school is going well North Lanarkshire Heritage - 100% pass rate so far 👍
Why not come along to the Heritage Centre this Saturday and join Sam for some fun craft activities. This Saturday you can try out some clay modelling! Just drop in between 11am & 3pm. Cost £2.00
It was lovely to welcome everyone back to Bookbug this week at the Heritage Centre. A busy baby session this afternoon with Mr Hugh.
Mr Christmas welcomed some lovely children from Glencairn Nursery to North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre this week for some Christmas stories, songs and crafts.
This is Book Week Scotland so why not take the chance to catch the new exhibition at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre and enjoy some quiet reading time with your little ones.
have you got anything on the lanarkshire eagles or motherwell eagles spent many a good time at milton street