is one of the main cities in Scotland which is draped in the proud
history of Scotland. Stirling has a lot to offer to the many tourist
and visitors that visit Central Scotland. The City centre alone
boasts some of the most beautiful historic architecture, let alone
the beauty and craftsmanship held within the confines of the Stirling
The Stirling's Heritage
has been working over the last nine years to bring these historic
assets of the City of Stirling to the eyes of the public and indeed
to the eyes of Scotland. Over the past six years it has opened to
doors to many of the heritage sites throughout the city, allowing
the public to come and see first hand these various sites. These
sites are not confined only to historic building but indeed to a
wide range of different buildings and places that contribute to
the character of the city and its people.
This year is no exception
and the doors again are being opened on the September 11th and 12th
to the public. The theme this year is 'places of worship' and the
Islamic centre is opening its doors to the public allow anyone to
visit and see the running of the centre. They can view the building
and the modifications by the community to convert it into a Muslim
place of worship. There will an opportunity to speak to some of
the local Muslims and get information about the centre.
The Imam will also be
present in case you wish to pose any questions specifically to the
Imam. There will be a number of guides who can give you a tour around
the centre or pick up a leaflet and look around yourselves.
It is kindly requested
that ladies wear a trousers and a scarf. This is in keeping with
the Islamic tradition. There will be opportunities to ask questions
to the guides or the Imam of the Mosque on any aspect of Islamic
tradition or teachings. If you would like a preview
tour of the centre before or after the event then please click
on visits or drop us an email and we can organise a visit for individuals or small groups.
There will be a number
of sites available throughout Stirling which are opening their doors
to the public at various times over this weekend. The Islamic centre
will be available for this event from 10am - 4pm on both Saturday
A Publicity leaflet is
avaiable which lists all the sites and timings. for more details
please send us an email.