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Bathgate History Trail

Bathgate's History Trail is an informative and interesting 60 minute walk which takes you around some of the fascinating buildings and locations that make up the rich heritage of Bathgate Town Centre.

  • Overview
  • Key info
  • Getting There
  • Disabled parking
  • Garden
  • Children Welcome
  • Pet Friendly
  • On Public Transport Route


At each of the numbered locations identified on the map you will find a plaque which provides you with a brief background story of the building or location.

A printed copy is available at the Jim Walker Partnership centre and various establishments around the town centre.

There are 14 plaques situated around the town centre and 1 plaque at the entrance to Kirkton Park. You can start the route at any of the locations that suit you best.

You can download a PDF of the route here.


Bathgate Town Centre is EH48 1PW

You can find out more about Bathgate here.

Bathgate Town Centre can be found just off junction 3a and 4 of the M9, use the postcode EH48 1PA 

There are regular train services to Bathgate from Edinburgh and Glasgow.


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