EVENTS

Fairfield Heritage events to be held in the Fairfield Boardroom. When events start at 7pm, the heritage centre will be open from 6pm to allow visitors a chance to see our displays.:

Wed 29th November, 7pm, Sir William Arrol & Co. – an industry behind industry

Best known for building some of the UK’s most iconic engineering structures, such as the Forth and Tay Bridges, and Tower Bridge in London, Sir William Arrol & Co was an industry behind industry without which large sectors of the Scottish and UK economies could not have functioned (from 1880s on, and throughout both World Wars in particular). Dr Miles Oglethorpe is the Head of Industrial Heritage at Historic Environment Scotland. For free tickets click here

Wed 24th January, 7pm, Clyde Steamers at War 1914-18 and 1939-45

An illustrated talk by acknowledged Clyde steamer enthusiast Iain Quinn. For free tickets click here

Between the mid-nineteenth and twentieth centuries, the heyday of shipbuilding on the Clyde, Govan was at the centre of the industry.

Whatever your age or experience we can offer a range of learning opportunities. From education groups to community visits.

We are looking for volunteers. To find out more about the huge variety of opportunities to support us, go to Get Involved in the Heritage site.

There's lots going on at Fairfield. Find out what's on via our EVENTS section.

Once described as the jewel in the crown of Govan, the restored building provides a magnificent venue for all for all kinds of events.