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Kirk of St. John the Baptist

31 St. John Place, Perth PH1 5SH, Scotland
+44 1738 622241
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Friendly and Welcoming

I fell on my feet when I attended a Sunday morning service here - the welcome and interest shown by... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
WharfRatNewbury
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Newbury
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I reviewed this church last year and came in to have another look as there was a Carillon recital... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
craigluscar
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Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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31 St. John Place, Perth PH1 5SH, Scotland
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+44 1738 622241

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I fell on my feet when I attended a Sunday morning service here - the welcome and interest shown by the stewards and minister were heart-warming. Being English, I don't have much knowledge of Scottish practice, but the service seemed to be traditional - without...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I reviewed this church last year and came in to have another look as there was a Carillon recital with screens showing the player in his booth upstairs as the bells rang out .. They have a program of these recitals for anyone that is...More

Thank craigluscar
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Reviewed December 18, 2017

I like the accoustic here and have heard some fine concerts. The setting is pleasant too, in Perth's Restaurant Quarter. But the greatest pleasure was to be allowed to climb up the belfry and onto the roof, seeing on the way the mechanism for the...More

1  Thank DavidfromPerth
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Reviewed October 20, 2017

Lovely church right in centre walked round it is a worth will place on visit to Perth. It was a nice day to look at this church - nice sunny day.

1  Thank Alan D
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Reviewed September 28, 2017

Well documented and with helpful volunteers this was a surprising church. Like a good story you have to visit yourself to enjoy it.

1  Thank tom g
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Reviewed September 23, 2017

Amazing old kirk ,it's free entry but donations are welcome .The lady asked where we were from and gave us a map with all the points of interest .You could take photographs and wander around or have a seat just at your own leisurely pace.Think...More

1  Thank jeanmichelle
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Reviewed September 14, 2017

Lovely church. We were met by guides who ensured we were given written guides to explain our way around. The walk around the church took about 30mins. and is worth a visit if your in Perth city centre.

2  Thank Janine M
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Reviewed August 16, 2017

Thousands of people must pass this building every day without giving it a second thought, but what a lovely place it is! Almost cathedral like with the most beautiful windows and chandeliers and a wonderful timber roof. We spent quite a long time there with...More

1  Thank Ian R
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Reviewed July 25, 2017

A church that has evolved from a single Catholic church to three separate churches, in the same building, to an expanded church that has become one again. A great deal of history and very comfortable place to visit, to relax, to pray and to learn...More

1  Thank Scott H
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Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

Visited this Church and it's absolutely stunning. Stained glass windows are amazing. Definitely a must see.

1  Thank sjaEdinburgh
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