New Lanark

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In the visitor centre, there is a dark ride displaying the journey of discovery by the ghost of mill girl Annie McLeod who magically appears and tells her story of life in New Lanark in 1820. A film on a girl called Harmony from the year 2200 on a voyage into the future and find out why New Lanark is mentioned in all her World History Files. This film highlights the issues that were important to Robert Owen. There is a classroom like in Owen's time and an interactive gallery with multi-sensory experience of sound, light, and colour. An exhibition exploring working conditions in the cotton industry, from the cotton fields of America to the noisy factories of 18th and 19th century Britain, also see wool being spin on a 19th century mule. See how the villagers of New Lanark lived in the 1820s and 1930s, and explore Robert Owen's House. The Roof Garden and Viewing Platform are on the top of Mill Number two.

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Lanarkshire, South Lanarkshire, Strathclyde, Scotland, Great Britain, UK, Europe
New Lanark World Heritage Site


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11:00 AM - 5:00 PM11:00 AM - 5:00 PM11:00 AM - 5:00 PM11:00 AM - 5:00 PM11:00 AM - 5:00 PM11:00 AM - 5:00 PM11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
*Closed 25 December & 1 January.

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Address: New Lanark World Heritage Site, South Lanarkshire, Strathclyde, ML11 9DB, UK
Phone: +44 1555 661345
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