Callendar House

Callendar House

About Callendar House

Callendar House Callendar Park, Falkirk FK1 1YR
01324503770
Callendar House Website

Callendar House dates from the 14th century. It is set in the nationally-important historic designed landscape of Callendar Park, which also contains a section of the Antonine Wall World Heritage Site.

The House's permanent displays are The Story of Callendar House, a history covering the 11th to the 19th centuries, The Antonine Wall, Rome's Northern Frontier, and Falkirk: Crucible of Revolution 1750-1850, tells how the local area was transformed during the first century of the industrial era.

In the restored 1825 Kitchen, costumed interpreters create an exciting interactive experience with samples of early-19th century food providing added taste to stories of working life in a large household.

The Park Gallery offers a changing programme of contemporary visual art exhibitions, while different aspects of cultural heritage are explored in the 2nd Floor Galleries exhibition space.

Falkirk Archives are based here with the search room occupying the House's Victorian library.

Upcoming Events at Callendar House

Memory Sharing: Football Reminiscence

Memory Sharing: Football Reminiscence

8th July 2018
Come along for a day of stories, memorabilia and intertactive games about Falkirk football heydays hosted by Falkirk Community Trust on 8th July.
Subbuteo Masterclass

Subbuteo Masterclass

14th July 2018
Try your hand at the classic table top football game with tips and guidance from a Subbuteo expert in this Materclass on 14th July.
Family Friendly Crafts

Family Friendly Crafts

14th July 2018
Make your own hacky sack and count your keepy-ups in Callendar Park or recreate your favourite athlete in finger puppet scale at these family friendly craft sessions.
Family Friendly Crafts

Family Friendly Crafts

15th July 2018
Make your own hacky sack and count your keepy-ups in Callendar Park or recreate your favourite athlete in finger puppet scale at these family friendly craft sessions.
Family Friendly Crafts

Family Friendly Crafts

21st July 2018
Make your own hacky sack and count your keepy-ups in Callendar Park or recreate your favourite athlete in finger puppet scale at these family friendly craft sessions.
Family Friendly Crafts

Family Friendly Crafts

22nd July 2018
Make your own hacky sack and count your keepy-ups in Callendar Park or recreate your favourite athlete in finger puppet scale at these family friendly craft sessions.
Falkirk Football in WWI

Falkirk Football in WWI

19th August 2018
Local historian Michael White gives us an insight into Falkirk Falkirk FC during the great war in his talk: Falkirk Football in WWI.

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