Paisley Abbey

Paisley Abbey

About Paisley Abbey

Paisley Abbey Abbey Close, Paisley PA1 1JG
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Founded in 1163 as a Cluniac Monastery, Paisley Abbey retains its medieval nave with transepts and choir restored in 19th and 20th Centuries. It has Royal Tombs, fine woodcarving and beautiful 19th and 20th century Stained Glass Windows. Visitors can also view the sacristy exhibition and visit the abbey gift and coffee shop.

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Upcoming Events at Paisley Abbey

Aled Jones: UK Cathedral Tour - CANCELLED

Aled Jones: UK Cathedral Tour - CANCELLED

1st October 2020

40 years since Aled was a choirboy at Bangor Cathedral, he bring his special concert of music and stories to cathedrals throughout the UK including a night at Paisley Abbey!
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Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

Guided Tours of Paisley Abbey

Selected dates between 5th January 2021 - 16th December 2021

Built in the 12th century and steeped in history, Paisley Abbey is a fascinating building to visit, find out more on one of the regular guided tours!
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