5 Events at Pollok House

  • Afternoon Tea

    Afternoon Tea

    Dates:Mon 10 Mar - Sat 28 Feb Location:Pollok House

    Just the perfect place to frivolously indulge in a three tier folly of delight!


    Come join us in The Kitchen Restaurant and enjoy a selection of freshly prepared sandwiches, scones, meringues, home baking, Chantilly cream and rich preserves.

    Afternoon Tea with your choice of speciality teas or organic coffee - £15.
    Why not treat yourself to an afternoon tea with a glass of bubbly! - £20.

    Booking Only. Daily from 3pm till last orders at 4.30pm

    Booking only 3pm - 4.30pm (last serving 4.00)

    Dates & Times:

    • 10 Mar 2014 - 28 February 2015 : 15:00 - 16:30


    For further information please call 0844 4932202
  • Ghoulish Goings-On at Paranormal Pollok

    Dates:Dates between : Thu 30 Oct - Fri 31 Oct Location:Pollok House

    Every year at Halloween, Pollok House is haunted by Pretty Polly, the Gameskeeper's daughter. Can you help solve her murder?


    Why not join our super sleuth squad and find the culprit?

    Each suspect is nastier than the last, so use your detective skills to interrogate them and help save poor Polly.

    Was it Charlie Coffindodger, Fester Frightfinger or the Butler wot done it? Follow your humble narrator around Pollok House to find out.

    Fancy dress encouraged.

    Booking Essential. Phone 0844 493 2202 for further details.

    Tours run every half hour with a maximum of twenty per group. Maximum of two adults per child.

    Gift shop will be open till 19.00.

    Dates & Times:

    • 30 Oct 2014 : 17:30 - 20:00 (30 min intervals)
    • 31 Oct 2014 : 17:30 - 19:00 (30 min intervals)


    • Adult : £ 4.00
    • Child : £ 4.00
    • Family : £ 14.00
    • buy online


    For further information please call 0844 493 2202


    Booking Essential. Family ticket is for two adults and two children
  • Don't Look Now, Southside Film Festival

    Don't Look Now, Southside Film Festival

    Dates:Fri 31 Oct Location:Pollok House

    Join us on 31st October for a unique cinema and culinary experience in the decadent surroundings of Pollok House, one of Scotland’s grandest Edwardian country homes.


    A stately home alone in the middle of a country estate. A river runs through it. Who is the figure in the red Mac? Don’t Look Now; they might be coming for you.

    If you liked the upstairs/downstairs aspect of last year’s Southside Film Festival sell-out screening: Gosford Park, then you’ll love the suitably spooky atmosphere for Don’t Look Now.

    On entering the upper house you can soak up the splendour of Venice through our 18th Century View of the Rialto Bridge and then travel along the cinematic canals with Donald Sutherland and Julie Christie.

    Sample a taste of Italy in our award winning Edwardian Kitchen restaurant, and enjoy a pre-film drink in the Servants Hall, before being led through to the Maxwell family Dining Room for the screening of Don’t Look Now.

    Artisan bread and olives (v)
    Lasagne al forno
    Roasted vegetable lasagne (v)
    A glass of Prosecco

    This is an 18 certificate film and is strictly adults only. £30 per person for a two course meal with a glass of Prosecco and screening.

    Advance booking essential: www.brownpapertickets.com

    Please email any dietry requirements in advance by 28th October to southsidefilmfest@gmail.com

    Dates & Times:

    • 31 Oct 2014 : 19:30 - 23:00


    • Adult : £ 30.00


    For further information please call 0844 4932202


  • Mrs Claus is Keeping Christmas at Pollok House

    Mrs Claus is Keeping Christmas at Pollok House

    Dates:Sat 29 Nov - Wed 24 Dec Location:Pollok House

    Enjoy a truly magical family Christmas when you bring the children to meet the award-winning Mrs Claus at Pollok House!


    The House will be decorated top to toe - each room in a different theme!

    You’ll find a mouth-watering daily festive lunch in The Kitchen Restaurant, plenty of gift ideas in our gift shop and lots of tasty treats in our food shop!

    To book tickets please visit www.hubtickets.co.uk

    Tickets to visit Mrs Claus are £6 per child which includes a gift. Children must be accompanied by an adult – entry is £6.50 per adult, £5 per concession (over 60s, unemployed and student).

    Over the festive season Pollok House is open daily, except 25 & 26 Dec and 1 & 2 Jan from 10am-5pm (last entry 4.30pm). The house is decorated for Christmas until 6 Jan 2014.

    Dates & Times:

    • 29 Nov 2014 - 24 December 2014 : 11:00 - 15:30


    • Adult : £ 6.50
    • Child : £ 6.00
    • Concession : £ 5.00


    For further information please call 0131 473 2000
  • Mrs Claus Christmas Party

    Dates:Dates between : Sat 20 Dec - Wed 24 Dec Location:Pollok House

    While Santa is busy, Mrs Claus will be hosting her Christmas party with games, storytelling and a personal escort to her very special grotto.


    Join Mrs Claus for extra special festive fun at her Christmas party. Enjoy games, a sing-a-long-Christmas-carols and storytelling while you indulge in your Christmas treats.

    Every guest will receive balloons, a Christmas card from Mrs Claus and then a personal escort to her upstairs Grotto.

    Afterwards, you can enter our Christmas trail through the enchanted wardrobe and learn about Christmas past and present.

    £10 per child, includes visit with Mrs Claus and Christmas trail.

    Children must be accompanied by an adult, maximum of five children per adult and one adults per single child.

    Booking Essential.

    Dates & Times:

    • 20 Dec 2014 : 10:00 - 11:00
    • 24 Dec 2014 : 10:00 - 11:00


    • Child : £ 10.00
    • buy online


    For further information please call 0844 4932202

A grand country house near Glasgow city centre, Pollok House is Scotland’s answer to Downton Abbey and gives a real taste of upstairs/downstairs life in the 1930s.

Above stairs, the lavish family rooms are packed full of period furniture and furnishings, as well as the UK’s finest collection of Spanish art, including paintings by El Greco, Goya and Murillo.

Below stairs the vast servants’ quarters show the realities of running a country house.

Set in the scenic surroundings of Pollok Country Park, which is also home to the Burrell Collection, Pollok House is an enjoyable, educational and entertaining day out for all the family.

After enjoying a wonderful lunch or afternoon tea in our Edwardian Kitchen Restaurant you may wish to take a stroll in Pollok House's delightful surroundings set within Pollok Country Park, which is also home to the Burrell Collection just a 10-minute walk away.

National Trust for Scotland, Cashmere Scarf

National Trust for Scotland, Cashmere Scarf

Luxurious cashmere scarf featuring the new National Trust for Scotland tartan. The exclusive tartan was designed with Johnstons of Elgin and made in Scotland. 100% cashmere. …

National Trust for Scotland, Cashmere Scarf£45.00

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Opening times & Prices

21 Oct
  • House: 10.00 - 17.00
  • Last entry: 16.30
  • Garden: all year daily
  • Shops: 10.00 - 17.00
  • Restaurant: 10.00 - 17.00
  • Country Park: all year daily
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  • Member: FREE
  • Adult: £6.50
  • Family: £16.50
  • 1 Parent: £11.50
  • Concession: £5.00

Gradings & Awards

  • The Green Tourism Award - Bronze
  • Scottish Tourist Board - 3 Star

5 day weather forecast

  • Tue 21/10 : Light rain shower 8°C 8°C 21/10
  • Wed 22/10 : Light drizzle 11°C 11°C 22/10
  • Thu 23/10 : Light drizzle 13°C 13°C 23/10
  • Fri 24/10 : Light rain shower 11°C 11°C 24/10
  • Sat 25/10 : Light rain shower 11°C 11°C 25/10