Your Visit

*From Mon 3 Apr, 2017 our venue will open from 10am Mon to Sun (with the exception of some pre-scheduled events where it will open earlier to allow access)

Parking / Public Transport / Staying Nearby / Family Friendly / Access

Macrobert Arts Centre is located at the heart of the University of Stirling campus. We are number 7 on the following map of University Campus. The venue is open from 10am Mon to Sun.  

Looking to book tickets? Click here


There is parking available on campus, though it can be busy during term time. Pay & Display machines are in operation across the campus Mon - Fri 9am - 5pm all year excluding Christmas & New Years Day.

1 hour - £1 | 1 - 3 hours - £2.00 | 3 - 5 hours - £3.00 | 5+ hours - £5.00. Blue Badge holders park for free.

Download a campus map with details of car parks and our location. 

Or why not find out about car share schemes to the University.


There are regular buses to and from Macrobert Arts Centre, stopping right outside of our venue – 54 / 54A / 54D / C54 / 58 / C58 / X39 / 62 / 63 / 2A / UL

Regular train services run from Edinburgh and Glasgow and those travelling from the north can get to Stirling via Scotrail services from Inverness, Aberdeen, Dundee and Perth. 

Nextbikes are available to rent 24/7 from any nextbike station in Stirling. For more information on stations & routes please click here.

More information about public transport options is available from Traveline Scotland – or 0871 200 22 33.


Stirling Court Hotel is an award winning conference centre and hotel, situated right on the University of Stirling campus. It offers an excellent number of facilities including a wide range of room sizes and a relaxing cafe-bar. Visit their website here.


We welcome children and families and are fully accessible for prams and pushchairs. There is a pram parking bay just as you enter the building beside the Box Office and booster cushions are available on request for the Filmhouse.  We have baby changing facilities in both the men’s and women’s toilets in the main foyer and a baby care room in the Arthouse which includes a wheelchair accessible toilet, changing area and private area for feeding. Mothers are welcome to breastfeed anywhere at Macrobert.

Kids Film Club: 11am on Saturday and Sunday mornings, tickets only £1.95

So Precious Parent & Toddler screenings: family films on the big screen in a child friendly, relaxed atmosphere with the lights dimmed and the sound at a comfortable level, tickets £1.95 (Thursday mornings at 10.30am)

Babes in Arms: a limited number of free tickets for children aged 12 months and under (who are sharing a seat with their carer) are available for family friendly events (these must be booked in advance)


We are committed to making our work and spaces accessible to everyone. Find out more.

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