Remembrance Sunday at Pollok House

Join us on Sunday 11th November as we pay our respects for Remembrance Sunday and celebrate the role played by Pollok House during WWI.

Remembrance Sunday at Pollok House

About Remembrance Sunday at Pollok House

10.30am – All visitors are very welcome to join our volunteers and staff at the memorial plaque on the south wall of the Walled Garden for a simple service of Remembrance for those from the Pollok Estate who gave their lives during the war.

12 noon – Focus talk on Pollok House during the War and our auxiliary hospital work.

1pm, 2pm & 3pm – Join our volunteers for a short tour around the house, learning about the history of the house during the Great War.

A selection of WWI objects will be on display in the Dining Room throughout the day.

All talks and tours are included in your ticket price, and free for National Trust for Scotland members.

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Remembrance Sunday at Pollok House are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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Harry Benson: From Glasgow to America

19th May 2018 - 31st March 2019
Pollok House brings together photographs from photo-journalist Harry Benson's native Glasgow alongside images created during an illustrious career in America in this exhibition.
Pollok House Arts Society Concerts

Pollok House Arts Society Concerts

20th January 2019
Experience classical music in the intimate surroundings of Pollok House at Pollok House Arts Society's concerts!
Items of Interest

Items of Interest

25th January 2019
Items of Interest is Pollok House's programme of Winter Talks, every Friday a particular aspect of the house's history will be revealed by knowledgeable guides!
Items of Interest

Items of Interest

1st February 2019
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2nd February 2019
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14th February 2019 - 15th February 2019
Treat your loved one to a glass of sparkling wine followed by a delicious three course meal in the romantic setting of Pollok House this Valentine's Day!
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Mother’s Day Afternoon Tea at Pollok House

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Mother's Day is the perfect opportunity to spoil your mum and show how much you appreciate her. Why not treat her to a very special afternoon tea at Pollok House?
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31st March 2019
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Join professional mind readers and historical witchcraft experts Cara Hamilton and Ethereal Fearchara for a night you will not forget at Pollok House!

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