Museums in Paisley

Find museums in Paisley. Listings include Paisley Thread Mill Museum, Paisley Museum, Paisley Natural History Society and Paisley’s Enchanted Threads. Click on each in the list below the map for more information.

  • 06/06/19
    June sees the start of Summer in the Northern Hemisphere and to celebrate the fact we share Bathing Pool, Pittenweem from Paisley Museum by John MacDonald Aiken (1880-1961). Tidal pools were once a c...
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  • 06/05/19
    Opened in 1927, the Russell Institute was used as a clinic for the welfare of the children in Renfrewshire. The institute’s guardian is a large bronze angel holding two children in its arms. Decorat...
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  • 06/04/19
    ‘The Adoration of the Magi’, known informally as the ‘Balgonie Altarpiece, is a rare painting in Paisley’s collection as it survived the Reformation and iconoclasm. The altarpiece is attribute...
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  • 06/03/19
    Wow - 4 pieces of artwork from school pupils in Renfrewshire displayed as part of the National Galleries of Scotland Art Competition for Schools https://www.nationalgalleries.org/art-and-artists/featu...
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  • 06/03/19
    This week’s "Then" image is of Bridge Street with the Abbey in the background, c.1969. For more old Paisley photos from our collection visit Heritage Centre, Studio 907, Mile End Mill, Abbey Mill Bu...
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