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Kirk of St. John the Baptist

31 St. John Place, Perth, Scotland
+44 1738 622241
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Intriguing...if you go on Open Doors Days..

I like the accoustic here and have heard some fine concerts. The setting is pleasant too, in... read more

Reviewed 18 December 2017
DavidfromPerth
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Perth, United Kingdom
Church in centre of Perth

Lovely church right in centre walked round it is a worth will place on visit to Perth. It was a... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2017
Alan D
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Perth, United Kingdom
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31 St. John Place, Perth, Scotland
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Reviewed 18 December 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

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Reviewed 20 October 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 29 September 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 23 September 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 14 September 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 17 August 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 26 July 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 19 July 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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Reviewed 1 July 2017

The When I entered the church, one of the staff greeted me politely and mentioned the history and function of this church. Also, the church has a leaflet in different languages, which covers English, German, Dutch, etc. It tells you the different decorations and things...More

1  Thank Samuel7471
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Reviewed 22 June 2017

It's well worth paying a brief visit to this quaint church that is in excellent condition and has a warm welcoming character. It's several centuries old and has quite strong connections to the Jacobite Rebellion.

1  Thank AndyMcGonegal
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