The 10 Best Things to Do in Hamilton, Scotland

Discover the best top things to do in Hamilton, United Kingdom including Chatelherault, Low Parks Museum, Hamilton Mausoleum, The Town House, New Douglas Park, Hamilton Park Racecourse, Vue Cinema, Academical Vaults, Jilts, Strathclyde Park Golf Centre.

1. Chatelherault

Ferniegair, Hamilton ML3 7UE, Scotland Sights & Landmarks, Historic Sites
Excellent
60%
Good
32%
Satisfactory
6%
Poor
1%
Terrible
1%
Overall Ratings

4.5 based on 418 reviews

Chatelherault

Reviewed By anndeeod

A little hidden beauty let down by the cafe within.

My wife and I took our son for a walk around the grounds. It's a great walk with a few tricky climbs when pushing a pram. The visitor centre was clean and everything in place for a nice spot of lunch after a hard walk. I ordered the soup and a sandwich wh

2. Low Parks Museum

Low Parks Museum 129 Muir Street, Hamilton ML3 6BJ, Scotland Museums, History Museums
Excellent
49%
Good
41%
Satisfactory
8%
Poor
1%
Terrible
1%
Overall Ratings

4.5 based on 123 reviews

Low Parks Museum

Reviewed By wingate - London, United KingdomLondon, United Kingdom

Difficult to find

Not properly signposted so difficult to find.One half of this small museum is devoted to mining and farming.The other blacks devoted to the Cameronians.Whilst the exhibits are reasonable they don't seem to be in date order.Worth a visit of you are in the

3. Hamilton Mausoleum

Mausoleum Dr, Hamilton ML3 0DJ, Scotland Sights & Landmarks, Points of Interest & Landmarks
Excellent
47%
Good
43%
Satisfactory
10%
Poor
0%
Terrible
0%
Overall Ratings

4.5 based on 37 reviews

Hamilton Mausoleum

Reviewed By Goonerbeer - Barnstaple, United KingdomBarnstaple, United Kingdom

Viewed externally only

Fascinating building within walking distance of central hamilton. Staying in the holiday inn we walked to the building early on a Saturday morning and it was very interesting to see this very impressive building. It's located within a sports complex/park

4. The Town House

102 Cadzow Street, Hamilton ML3 6HH, Scotland Concerts & Shows, Theaters
Excellent
82%
Good
9%
Satisfactory
0%
Poor
0%
Terrible
9%
Overall Ratings

4.5 based on 22 reviews

The Town House

The Town House re-opened as a multi purpose Arts Venue in 2004 and has facilities capable of hosting performances, weddings and social events, arts classes and courses, conferences and meetings as well as promoting varied arts and cultural events programme.

Reviewed By Emma92x - Paisley, United KingdomPaisley, United Kingdom

Not great for disabled

Attended marti pellow this evening.i booked tickets as accessible seating as a member of our party has mobility issues and cant stand for a period of time. Arrived to be told seat would be inside. Got to where accessible seating was... no seats had to wai

5. New Douglas Park

New Douglas Park Cadzow Avenue, Hamilton ML3 0FT, Scotland Sights & Landmarks, Arenas & Stadiums
Excellent
37%
Good
35%
Satisfactory
14%
Poor
7%
Terrible
7%
Overall Ratings

4 based on 14 reviews

New Douglas Park

Reviewed By G_Inspector - Scotland, United KingdomScotland, United Kingdom

Good experience

Attended a biker event here recently but the event had been double booked with a football thing inside but i just thought they could have put them together to raise extra money for both causes well first time coming and building is big thats for sure i di

6. Hamilton Park Racecourse

Bothwell Road, Hamilton ML3 0DW, Scotland Fun & Games, Casinos & Gambling, Horse Tracks, Other Fun & Games More
Excellent
36%
Good
41%
Satisfactory
12%
Poor
6%
Terrible
5%
Overall Ratings

4 based on 129 reviews

Hamilton Park Racecourse

Reviewed By RuthyGlasgow - GlasgowGlasgow

Good Day Out

Not really into horse racing as always worried the beautiful creatures will fall and hurt themselves. But for a one off day going with friends or a corporate day out it is really great fun, especially if your table is in one of the rooms on the balconies

7. Vue Cinema

Palace Tower Palace Grounds Road, Hamilton ML3 6AD, Scotland Fun & Games, Movie Theaters
Excellent
27%
Good
32%
Satisfactory
25%
Poor
8%
Terrible
8%
Overall Ratings

3.5 based on 197 reviews

Vue Cinema

Reviewed By Venture290087

Day out

Very good Cinema been a few times enjoyed.snack prices expensive for very little theatre room 10 seats were filthy I complained to staff and young lad tryd his best to clean it I ended up sitting on bin liner as all seats were taken and to the costumers a

8. Academical Vaults

26 Burnbank Road, Hamilton ML3 9AA, Scotland Nightlife, Bars & Clubs
Excellent
82%
Good
18%
Satisfactory
0%
Poor
0%
Terrible
0%
Overall Ratings

5 based on 16 reviews

Just over the road from New Douglas Park, home of Hamilton Academical Football Club - the Accies to their fans - this popular meeting place is a pub that takes its sport seriously. The regulars all have their favourites seats around the big circular bar where they engage in lively banter with the friendly staff. It's a busy daytime bar, a hit especially with horseracing fans.

Reviewed By John M

Great boozer

This is the place if you want to have a day watching football and have a night with max’s Karaoke. If you fancy a pint whilst waiting for or getting off the train, ideal as it’s across the street from the station. Prices cheapest by miles in that area. No

9. Jilts

14 Brandon Street, Hamilton ML3 6AB, Scotland Nightlife, Bars & Clubs
Excellent
76%
Good
16%
Satisfactory
8%
Poor
0%
Terrible
0%
Overall Ratings

4.5 based on 12 reviews

Reviewed By WallyC - Carluke, United KingdomCarluke, United Kingdom

Good Pub Grub

Went for lunch with granddaughter during the week and were shown to a family area at the rear.I ate off the two course set menu which had a decent choice and was very good. However this was beaten by the kids menu in particular steak pie,chips and veg whi

10. Strathclyde Park Golf Centre

Hamilton Palace Sports Ground Mote Hill | Mote Hill, Hamilton ML3 6BY, Scotland Outdoor Activities, Golf Courses
Excellent
54%
Good
40%
Satisfactory
0%
Poor
0%
Terrible
6%
Overall Ratings

4.5 based on 15 reviews

Reviewed By Andy H - Lancashire, United KingdomLancashire, United Kingdom

Nice 9-holer

Some reviews are for the shop, this is for the course. For a municipal course it is excellent - far better than some I've played, and a wealth of extras beside the course itself (putting practice area, chipping practice area etc). I played on consecutive

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