St John's Kirk

Founded in the 12C, this 15C church with a bell tower is a fine example of a town church. It was restored in 1925-1926 to house a war memorial. Perth's old name of St. Johns probably stems from this church; the name continues to be used today - for the local football team.

Useful information

Address:

St John's Place, PH1 5SZ Perth

Phone:

+44 1738 633192

Opening hours

Easter-Oct: Mon-Sat 10am-4pm; rest of year: open occasionally (telephone for timetable)

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