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

Address : 

st. High

Phone:

+44 300 300 1210

Opening hours

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

Nearby tourist attractions

Paisley Abbey
Paisley Abbey
In 1163, Walter Fitzalan founded a
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Pollok House
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Two exceptional paintings by El Greco
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House for an Art Lover
House for an Art Lover
This impressive Villa completes a series
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Weaver's Cottage
Weaver's Cottage
This 18C cottage, with a typical
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Burrell Collection
Burrell Collection
This collection is a must-see on two
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Riverside Museum
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Paisley Abbey
Paisley Abbey
In 1163, Walter Fitzalan founded a
0:15
Pollok House
Pollok House
Two exceptional paintings by El Greco
1:30
House for an Art Lover
House for an Art Lover
This impressive Villa completes a series
1:00
See all