Chatelherault Country Park

Chatelherault Country Park, a five star visitor attraction under the Visit Scotland grading scheme, has been described as a jewel in the local landscape.

Chatelherault Country Park

About Chatelherault Country Park

Chatelherault Country Park Fernegair, Hamilton ML3 7UE
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Chatelherault was built on 1732 by the Scottish architect William Adam as a hunting lodge for the Dukes and Duchess's of Hamilton.

Chatelherault is available for functions ranging from meetings and training courses to banquets and wedding ceremonies.

Chatelherault Country Park offers a fun packed diverse programme of events and activities throughout the year including:

• Children's craft workshops
• Guided walks and tours
• Treasure hunts
• Seasonal and themed events
• Art and photographic displays

Come along and explore and discover Chatelherault!

Directions
The entrance to the country park is within the village of Ferniegair, 2.5 km south east of Hamilton on the A72 Hamilton, Larkhall / Lanark, Clyde Valley tourist route.

The park is also accessible by train with daily half hour service stopping at the Chatelherault station on the Hamilton, Larkhall line.

Facilities
Visitor centre, café, gallery, conference and wedding facilities and play area. In the surrounding country park are over 10 miles of walks through ancient woodlands and along the dramatic Avon Gorge - the Park's greatest natural asset.

Disabled access
There is disabled parking and toilets available within the park, which are well signposted on information boards throughout the park.

Upcoming Events at Chatelherault Country Park

Creative Clay Day

Creative Clay Day

27th May 2019
Let your imagination run wild and create a beautiful piece of clay art at Chatelherault Country Park during the holidays!
Dogs Trust Glasgow Family Fun Day

Dogs Trust Glasgow Family Fun Day

9th June 2019
Come to Chatelherault on Sunday 9th June for the annual Dogs Trust Glasgow Family Fun Day, helping to raise funds for the dogs in our care!
Bookbug

Bookbug

15th June 2019
The SLLC Libraries Team hold regular Bookbug sessions at Chatelherault County Park, come along and have great fun while bonding with your child!
Slime and Clay Modelling

Slime and Clay Modelling

15th June 2019
Join the team at Chatelherault Country Park for some messy Slime and Clay Modelling on Saturday 15th June!
Ed’s Lab Science Experiments

Ed’s Lab Science Experiments

2nd July 2019
Join us in Edward's Lab at Chatelherault Country Park for some fun science experiments and make everything from a volcano to your own goo!
Cupcake Decorating

Cupcake Decorating

3rd July 2019
Throw on your best apron and join us in decorating some yummy cupcakes at Chatelherault Country Park!
Creative Clay Day

Creative Clay Day

4th July 2019
Let your imagination run wild and create a beautiful piece of clay art at Chatelherault Country Park during the holidays!
Ed’s Lab Science Experiments

Ed’s Lab Science Experiments

9th July 2019
Join us in Edward's Lab at Chatelherault Country Park for some fun science experiments and make everything from a volcano to your own goo!
Fossil Hunt

Fossil Hunt

10th July 2019
Help us search the grounds of Chatelherault County Park for some hidden gemstones and fossils during the Summer holidays!
Lego Workshop

Lego Workshop

11th July 2019
Let your imagination run wild and build anything from a skyscraper to a spaceship out of LEGO at Chatelherault Country Park during the holidays!
Ed’s Lab Science Experiments

Ed’s Lab Science Experiments

16th July 2019
Join us in Edward's Lab at Chatelherault Country Park for some fun science experiments and make everything from a volcano to your own goo!
Cupcake Decorating

Cupcake Decorating

17th July 2019
Throw on your best apron and join us in decorating some yummy cupcakes at Chatelherault Country Park!
Creative Clay Day

Creative Clay Day

18th July 2019
Let your imagination run wild and create a beautiful piece of clay art at Chatelherault Country Park during the holidays!
Ed’s Lab Science Experiments

Ed’s Lab Science Experiments

23rd July 2019
Join us in Edward's Lab at Chatelherault Country Park for some fun science experiments and make everything from a volcano to your own goo!
Fossil Hunt

Fossil Hunt

24th July 2019
Help us search the grounds of Chatelherault County Park for some hidden gemstones and fossils during the Summer holidays!
Lego Workshop

Lego Workshop

25th July 2019
Let your imagination run wild and build anything from a skyscraper to a spaceship out of LEGO at Chatelherault Country Park during the holidays!
Ed’s Lab Science Experiments

Ed’s Lab Science Experiments

30th July 2019
Join us in Edward's Lab at Chatelherault Country Park for some fun science experiments and make everything from a volcano to your own goo!
Cupcake Decorating

Cupcake Decorating

31st July 2019
Throw on your best apron and join us in decorating some yummy cupcakes at Chatelherault Country Park!
Creative Clay Day

Creative Clay Day

1st August 2019
Let your imagination run wild and create a beautiful piece of clay art at Chatelherault Country Park during the holidays!
Ed’s Lab Science Experiments

Ed’s Lab Science Experiments

6th August 2019
Join us in Edward's Lab at Chatelherault Country Park for some fun science experiments and make everything from a volcano to your own goo!
Fossil Hunt

Fossil Hunt

7th August 2019
Help us search the grounds of Chatelherault County Park for some hidden gemstones and fossils during the Summer holidays!
Lego Workshop

Lego Workshop

8th August 2019
Let your imagination run wild and build anything from a skyscraper to a spaceship out of LEGO at Chatelherault Country Park during the holidays!
Ed’s Lab Science Experiments

Ed’s Lab Science Experiments

13th August 2019
Join us in Edward's Lab at Chatelherault Country Park for some fun science experiments and make everything from a volcano to your own goo!
Ed’s Lab Science Experiments

Ed’s Lab Science Experiments

21st September 2019
Join us in Edward's Lab at Chatelherault Country Park for some fun science experiments and make everything from a volcano to your own goo!

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