Meetings

The Renfrewshire Family History Society holds meetings at the Paisley Museum, High Street,  Paisley.

All meetings except where intimated are held at Paisley Museum, High Street,  Paisley at 7:30pm. Speakers and Subjects are listed for each monthly meeting.

You will also find directions and access at the bottom of this page.

Thursday, 15th September 2016

Les Fernie, “Walking Tours on Wheels”

Thursday, 20th October 2016

Workshop, to be held in the Heritage Centre, Paisley.  David Weir (Heritage Co-ordinator Renfrewshire Council) will provide appropriate Family History material from the Council’s Archives.

Thursday, 17th November 2016

Alexander Hall, “Flanders Field 1914”

Thursday, 8th December 2016

Members Evening – A fun night for all

Thursday, 19th January 2017

David Roberts – “Fashioning a better Future, Paisley’s Changing High Street 1824 – 1869”

Thursday, 16th February 2017

Workshop, to be held in the Heritage Centre, Paisley. Follow up to October’s workshop – David Weir (Heritage Co-ordinator Renfrewshire Council) will provide appropriate Family History material from the Council’s Archives.
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Thursday, 16th March 2017

Dan Sweeney, “Lost Mansions of Renfrewshire”

Thursday, 20th April 2017

 Alastair Dinsmor, “History of Glasgow Police”

Thursday, 18th May 2017

Annual General Meeting

Thursday, 15th June 2017

Annual outing – to be arranged, details will be announced.

Paisley Museum Address:

Paisley Museum, High Street, Paisley, PA1 2BA Phone: 0300 300 1210

Located at the top end of Paisley High Street, Paisley Museum, is opposite the University of the West of Scotland and is only a short walk from Paisley Gilmour Street Station, which is just 10 minutes by regular rail service from Glasgow Central Station.

Parking

There is limited public parking at Paisley Museum at the time of our meetings only. Blue Badge holders are advised to phone the Museum in advance of their visit and staff will try to accommodate a space if possible.

On-street parking is available nearby.

Accessibility

Paisley Museum is accessible to wheelchair users or to those that have restricted mobility.

The address for any postal enquiries is:

Renfrewshire Family History Society,
c/o 51 Mathie Crescent,
Gourock,
Scotland
PA19 1YU