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Beautiful building

A fantastic location for a graduation ceremony. It lent majesty and gravitas to the occasion and I... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
emat822
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Scotland, United Kingdom
Atmospheric place

I love this church. High roof for acoustics but also loads of history. It’s a surprise who is... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
alanmE4362MJ
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Paisley, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A fantastic location for a graduation ceremony. It lent majesty and gravitas to the occasion and I hope it earned income from the university. The roof and windows in particular were stunning

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love this church. High roof for acoustics but also loads of history. It’s a surprise who is either buried within the church or whose memory is kept fresh by their stories. Plenty to take in and think about during and after a visit.

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Reviewed 22 October 2018

I have been to Paisley Abbey before for a quick look but when I visited last year on Doors Open Day I had time to take in the features of this wonderful building properly and there was a knowledgeable guide who was able to answer...More

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Reviewed 17 October 2018

This abbey dates about 1,000 years and is a fascinating place to visit. It is a great place for photographers as there are nice stained glass windows. There are plenty of places to visit on site as well as great photo opportunities.

Thank Colin M
Reviewed 7 October 2018

We stayed at a nearby hotel and ventured into the Abbey, not knowing what to expect. We were warmly greeted by a docent, and explored the nave and transect. The interior is a stunning place--magnificent stained glass, very interesting monuments and inscriptions. Don't miss the...More

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Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Love going to paisley all my family live here there’s always something to see. The Abbey is outstanding the architecture is second to know.

1  Thank Ellis N
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Just a fantastic building and the history of the abbey is also very interesting the abbey hs also remarkable stone effigies heraldic coat of arms flags and the famous barachon stone it also has very ancient stainglass windows in coloured glass and of coarse some...More

1  Thank giovanniScotland
Reviewed 18 September 2018

It's a beautiful and historic abbey. Self-guided tour. No cost to visit, but donation are appreciated and needed. Park just across the Abbey bridge in the car park for only 60 pence for 2 hours.

1  Thank farish2
Reviewed 10 September 2018

I never tire visiting paisley abbey I find something new every time I go . They have a mirror on wheels that allows you to look up at the ceilings without straining you neck

1  Thank Andrea H
Reviewed 31 August 2018

Blue badge parking free very near the abbey so dropped in for a quick look whilst staying in Paisley. Lovely volunteers in the abbey to answer questions and tell you about the place if you want to know. Don't miss the Burne Jones windows. Closed...More

1  Thank janeyShropshire
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