Update 2022: The Centre will be open for specific events over the Summer of 2022. Please keep an eye on the front page of the website for event information or check our Facebook page.
Carsphairn Heritage Centre was purpose built in 1992 to house Carsphairn Heritage Group's collection, provide space for a yearly exhibition and to provide a focus point for visitors carrying out family research.
We have started the process of transferring the ownership of Carsphairn Heritage Centre from Dumfries & Galloway Council to Carsphairn Heritage Initiative, via the Community Asset Transfer Scheme (CATS).
Ownership of the Centre is vital if we are to:
As part of our application, we will have to put together a comprehensive Business Case, showing how ownership of the Centre will benefit the community and how we will make the project sustainable in future years, for example, how we will fund improvements and running costs.
If you'd like to get involved and help us with our application, get in touch, we'd be delighted to hear from you!