Given evolving public health considerations, the Fairfield Heritage team have had to take the difficult decision to postpone public access to the Fairfield Heritage visitor centre for the first part of this year, we will review this at the end of July 2021 and hope to be open soon after.



£46,404 grant for Fairfield from Museums Galleries Scotland - Monday, 31st May 2021

Fairfield Heritage is pleased to announce that a grant of £46,404 has been awarded by Museums Galleries Scotland to enable Read more...

Fairfield Ship Word-search - Monday, 21st December 2020

Which ship part is MISSING from the word-grid? Email the answer, along with the correct number of differences in the Read more...

Govan Stones Viking Spot the Difference - Monday, 21st December 2020

Email the correct answer, along with the missing word from the Fairfield Ship Word-search to to be in with Read more...

Doors Open Days Digital Festival - Monday, 26th October 2020

Due to the ongoing Covid-19 crisis the annual Glasgow Doors Open Days went digital this year, The Fairfield’s Doors Open Read more...

Fairfield Oral History Resource - Monday, 27th January 2020

Just added to Fairfield website are a collection of oral history life narrative interviews which were conducted by Valerie Wright Read more...

Unfortunately due to the uncertainty around the coronavirus and in consultation with our team of volunteers, we have decided to close Fairfield Heritage until further notice. We have also postponed our walking tour and evening talk on 25th March. Please keep check back for updates!

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 Heritage Centre. Get the latest Fairifeld news and 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.