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Inverclyde, along with the rest of mainland Scotland, moved into Tier 4 lockdown on 5th January. This means everyone has to stay home except for essential shopping, medical reasons and exercise. Our shops, cafes and hospitality businesses are currently closed. Please stay safe, protect others and follow all social and physical distancing guidance. We hope to give you a warm welcome in the near future.
Golf courses throughout the area are beginning to open. Speak to local courses about their arrangements or membership. Guests are now welcome to play on most courses so check out the course of your choice.
Food & Drink
We have a number of Food & Drink establishments remaining open at present. Have a look through our list of fantastic bars, coffee shops and restaurants.
Art & Culture
At this moment only some of our wonderful arts & culture venues are open, including the Watt Institution and the Waterfront cinema in Greenock. The Beacon Arts Centre is now also offering limited exhibitions, workshops and performances. We will keep you up to date with developments as and when they happen.
Finlaystone Estate, with it’s amazing outdoor spaces for exploring is a great place to take the kids for an adventure and a picnic on a day out. It is open daily from 10am – 5pm.
The Watt Institution, incorporating the Watt Hall and McLean Museum, is now open for you to explore and enjoy. Hours are limited to 11am- 2pm Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.
Lunderston Bay, part of the Clyde Muirshiel regional park, is a local beauty spot open for exploring and enjoying. Ideal for a splash in the water, the area has been listed in the Scottish Governments list of designated bathing waters.
One of Scotland’s smallest regions but with the warmest welcome, Inverclyde sits at the mouth of the River Clyde. Made up of three thriving towns; Port Glasgow, Greenock and Gourock and the villages of Kilmacolm & Quarrier’s Village to the East and Inverkip & Wemyss Bay to the West.
The area has a history and heritage rich in shipbuilding and seafaring dating back to the 1500’s which has left its mark throughout the region.
These days, it offers a broad range of sports and leisure facilities, both indoors and outdoors, a great variety of arts and culture activities and wide open spaces to enjoy and explore.
Islets of Silence performance at The Beacon
23.04.2021 - 23.04.2021
The Islets of Silence is a rescheduled performance now taking place on 23 April 2021. Contact the box office for details on https://www.beaconartscentre.co.uk/