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10 The Cross, Kilbarchan PA10 2JG, Scotland
+44 844 493 2205
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Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

This little treasure is in the middle of a quaint little town. It’s a short visit so do be prepared to explore other parts of the area. The staff were so knowledgeable and helpful that we signed up to become members of the National Trust...More

Thank Alicatay
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Had a beautiful meal today lots of choice on menu .2 course for £11 good value. Perhaps a suggestion cheese board and coffee instead of sweet.

Thank Martin R
Reviewed 8 December 2017

This is a typical 18th century weavers cottage, and I am told that the village created the famous Paisley Pattern. The NTS run and preserve the property. It was great to see how a family lived and worked in the one place in those days....More

Thank johnnymac2017
Reviewed 5 October 2017

I visited with a friend from Canada. We much enjoyed the presentations from the highly knowledgeable guides, and the weaving demonstration and our own participation in this. The garden is lovely - don't miss it! - though we'd have liked some further info about the...More

Thank jennyR9886WL
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Visited with 3 friends this National Trust for Scotland property. The guides inside this cottage are very knowledgeable and interested in this old building. Check out the drawers of tartan swatches in the parlor. Fascinating!!

Thank Liz C
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Travelling around Scotland we went a little out of our way to visit the Weaver's Cottage and we are so glad we did. The staff/volunteers made the visit. A lady welcomed us and gave us a brief history of the cottage. It really is a...More

Thank Silverpablito
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Visited with my daughter and grandson. Very interesting and informative. Lovely guide who is very knowledgable and keen to pass on facts. We had a weaving demonstration and grandson had a try - which pleased him no end!

Thank Morag M
Reviewed 2 May 2017

The staff shows how weaving was done. Watch the movie in the visitor center. the place is quite small but a lot of interesting facts.

Thank KDH1976
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Situated within the village of Kilbarchan, the Weaver's Cottage is great for a visit in the afternoon. You might initially balk at the prices to visit what is essentially a 4 room cottage, but the experience is excellent. You are greeted by friendly staff and...More

Thank MammyM7
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Educational and entertaining visit, with video presentation giving a (sometimes humorous) look at life in a weaver's family from 200 years ago. Staff make the whole experience authentic - and you can buy stuff.

Thank Pitcaple
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