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Wellwood Centre & Irvine Burns Club

Door open days

7 September 2019 (10:00-16:00)

8 September 2019 (10:00-16:00)


A 4-star visitor attraction. Fascinating display of original Burns material and items of the Royal Burgh of Irvine.

Collection of holograph letters, including Charles Dickens, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and Margaret Thatcher. Audio-visual display illustrating Burns' life in Irvine.

Interesting glass in stairs and music room by Paul Lucky.

Irvine Burns Club, founded in 1826 and one of the oldest, has one of Scotland's most significant Burns treasure troves.

Statue by Alan B Herriot.

Barometer from Irvine Lifeboat Station.

The Templeton chair taken to Australia 1909 recently returned.


Key Information

Wheelchair access, ground floor only.

Where to find us

  • Wellwood
  • Eglinton Street
  • Irvine
  • KA12 0DG