14 September 2020
20 September 2020
Visit the magnificent Category A listed Govan Old Church and travel back over a thousand years to the golden age of the Kingdom of Strathclyde. Explore Govan's Celtic sculptured crosses, Viking hogback gravestones and the mysterious Govan Sarcophagus.
Make a digital visit to Govan Old to discover not only a stunning A-listed Victorian church but also a unique collection of Viking-age sculptured stones, carved over a thousand years ago to commemorate the power of those who ruled the Kingdom of Strathclyde. View the collection’s outstanding piece – the Govan Sarcophagus, as well as the largest hogback stones in Britain. Join their Trustees for an exploration of Govan Old Church and its magnificent collection of Viking-age carved stones.Go on a virtual guided tour!
Architect: Robert Rowand Anderson
Building Date: 1888