Barshaw Park

Barshaw Park

About Barshaw Park

Barshaw Park Glasgow Road, Paisley PA1
03003000380
Barshaw Park Website

In the early years of the 20th century, Paisley Burgh Council was looking for a site for a park which would be suitable for use by the public for recreational purposes. Extensive grounds at Barshaw, which covered some 55 acres, were bought from the Arthur family in December 1911. The Arthur family was well known in Paisley and owned several firms in Glasgow. Work was carried out on the park to bring it up to a suitable standard before its official opening on 15 June 1912.

Today, you can use the following facilities for free:

• model traffic area
• nature corner
• play areas - including equipment for • special needs
• walled garden
• crazy golf and putting. You will need to bring your own equipment for this.

Upcoming Events at Barshaw Park

Barshaw Gala Day

Barshaw Gala Day

22nd June 2019
It should be a great day for all the family when Barshaw Park hosts its annual gala day on Saturday 22nd June 2019!
Babes In The Park

Babes In The Park

24th June 2019
Looking for a class for over the summer for you and your little one? Then come along to Barshaw Park for Babes In The Park Baby Massage classes!

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It should be a great day for all the family when Barshaw Park hosts its annual gala day on Saturday 22nd June 2019!
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Babes In The Park
Looking for a class for over the summer for you and your little one? Then come along to Barshaw Park for Babes In The Park Baby Massage classes!

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