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Address: 31 St. John Place, Perth, Scotland
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Beautiful Church

One of the oldest buildings in Perth this Church is worth a visit - it is quite spectacular inside and out.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
J0J01818
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Kinross, United Kingdom

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Kinross, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

One of the oldest buildings in Perth this Church is worth a visit - it is quite spectacular inside and out.

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Strathdon, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The kirk is in the centre of the town. It stands proud but does not dominate. Inside is worth a visit. There is stonework and wooden ceilings and a variety of interest for those who can find the time to pause and read. It hosts a number of concert events.

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Reading, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 12, 2016 via mobile

The Church was open (seems that it is often closed during the winter months due to lack of volunteers) - welcomed in and given a quick chat on the place and then left to ourselves. Interesting (renovated?) ceilings; a range of ages of stained glass. The church does appear to be considerably larger inside than from the outside, strangely. Hardly... More 

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 28, 2016

As with St Ninians Cathderal in Perth, it's completely closed to visitors from October until March. So much for Perth as a tourist centre and what church especially a cathedral and the oldest church in Perth completely shut for any visitors including worshipers. It's pathetic and affront for any Christian venue.

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Airdrie, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 238 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 24, 2016

This is a beautiful and imposing church right in the centre of Perth, beautiful inside and out and very friendly

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Motherwell
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016

Impressed by the beautiful sculpture of John the Baptist. Information cards available to help while moving around the church. Woman on duty was extremely pleasant and helpful.

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 16, 2016

A lovely welcoming church at the centre of Perth. We were greeted warmly at the door with an apology for the preparations for the induction of a new Minister to the Church. In fact, they added to the charm and warmth of an interesting church with a key part in Scottish history.

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Oakham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 10, 2016

We were just passing by and decided to pop in for a look. Were greeted at the door and welcomed in and given an information sheet to wander round with. Very interesting church with a lovely atmosphere.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 29, 2016

We were exploring Perth and discovered the church and decided to enter to be greeted by a very welcoming volunteer who encouraged us to investigate the church with the aid of an explanatory map. Most interesting and we would recommend a visit to the oldest building in Perth.

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Stirling, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 21, 2016

Whether you are religious or not if you get the opportunity to take a look round this amazing and very old historic church then please do. There are a number of café bars and eateries just across from the Church so you can get a cuppa afterwards!! We were warmly welcomed by a lovely lady who showed us where there... More 

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