14 September 2020
20 September 2020
Visit the Category B listed Burgh Halls of the historic Burgh of Maryhill. View the iconic stained glass windows designed by Stephen Adam, learn about the unique heritage of the areas industrial and social past, and find out who was Mary Hill.
The stunning stained glass windows portray the variety of trades in Maryhill and offer a glimpse into the past of those who lived and worked in the area in the time of renowned maker and designer Stephen Adam. Maryhill, once an expanse of fields in the Gairbraid Estate quickly grew into a thriving industrial area where families flocked to live and work upon the expansion of the Forth and Clyde Canal. The Burgh Halls built in 1878 became a social and civic hub of the community, with a bath house, fire station and police station located next door.
Enjoy a virtual tour of Maryhill Burgh Halls, see the Maryhill Museum collection and celebrate the history of a fascinating part of Glasgow. Join us to learn about the people, places and events that made Maryhill, the story of the Halls progression into the 21st century and its return to the heart of the community.Go on a virtual guided tour!
Architect: Duncan McNaughton; JM Architects
Building Date: 1878; 2010