Museum and Art Gallery

The section on Paisley shawls explains the development of this local speciality through many examples. The art gallery has a number of works from the Scottish school (Gillie, Walton and George Henry). Fine collection of local pottery and section devoted to natural history. The Coats Observatory contains exhibitions devoted to astronomy, meteorology and space flight.

Useful information

Adresse : 

st. High

Phone:

+44 300 300 1210

Opening hours

[10am-5pm, Sun 2pm-5pm - closed Mon]

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