New Sight Given to Fairfax House…

Thanks to funding from an AIM Preventative Conservation Grant, Fairfax House has just installed special new solar blinds that prevent light from damaging the collection whilst affording views of the outside world and giving a greater sense of place of the townhouse’s urban city-centre setting. Read more…

Exhibition Now Open

Enjoy the glory of shoes from the long 18th century – A Century of Shoes: The Rise & Fall of the Georgian Heel is now open.

High Heels, High Fashion

Fairfax House opens its fourth exhibition of historic fashion, spotlighting arguably the most adored and coveted accessories of all… shoes – in just one week.

Half-term Family Fun

Come one and all this half-term for some family fun and find Gregory our resident Townhouse Mouse, as he invites young mouselings to follow his trail throughout this historic Georgian Townhouse.

Our first visitors

We were delighted to welcome our very first visitors for the 2016 Season through our new Visitor Reception and Museum Shop. Why not come and take a look – and find out what makes our visitors smile.

We are open!

Fairfax House opens its doors this Saturday 6th February after renovation works to create a stunning new visitor reception and museum shop.