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The Glen

With over 750,000 visitors each year, Pittencrieff Park, or ‘The Glen’ as it is more commonly known as by local people, is one of Scotland’s most important and popular urban parks.
Well known for its resident peacocks, this 76-acre park is of huge historical and cultural significance.

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History of the Park

The Park was purchased in 1902 by the town’s most famous son, Andrew Carnegie.
The Scottish-born American industrialist and philanthropist gifted it to the people of Dunfermline.