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Not much to see, however the church, ruins and surrounding area is stunning. Lady who looks after... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2018
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Lovely small church and gardens

The Seton Collegiate Church is a place we've driven by so many times but having just become... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2018
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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A beautifully preserved ecclesiastical building in a wooded setting. Seton Collegiate Church has a 15th-century chancel and sacristy, stained glass windows and an inscription recounting its historical links with ill fated monarch, Mary Queen of...more
A198, Longniddry EH32 0PG, Scotland
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Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Not much to see, however the church, ruins and surrounding area is stunning. Lady who looks after the place is very friendly and knowledgeable.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank jo4578
Reviewed 26 June 2018

The Seton Collegiate Church is a place we've driven by so many times but having just become Historic Scotland Members decided to stop by, and very glad we were too. We went on a very wet day but thankfully the rain stopped long enough for...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank AlexMacdd
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Have been here a few times and it never disappoints. I love Seton, it's peaceful, tranquil and set in the loveliest of locations. The Collegiate is beautiful, no electricity inside but on a really sunny day the stained glass fills the place with the most...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Suntoucher72
Reviewed 9 May 2018

I attended a wedding at this old church and had no knowledge about it until I received the invitation. It is a little out of the way, but worth a visit if you are in the area. As a wedding location - it is was...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank CalumDM
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We stopped here close to the end of the day. The warden at the property was busy cutting the grass for a wedding at the weekend. He took the time to have a blether with us. The grounds are immaculate and very well kept. Useful...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank ScotchMissed
Reviewed 14 September 2017

For years I've seen the signs for the Seton Collegiate Church, and yet passed by thinking 'one day I'll pop in'. Finally, with some days off at home, we decided to take advantage of lightening skies. What we found, after walking the 200m on a...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank anthbike
Reviewed 5 August 2017

only problem like alot of heritage sites, churches, castles etc is the entrance price and that is a real pity

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank staffy1975
Reviewed 12 July 2017

A lovely church in an oasis of tranquility in an exceptional setting. The church is looked after by Historic Scotland and open to visitors during the summer months. From the car park you follow the woodland path that leads you for a couple of hundred...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Sheila P
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We are historic Scotland members and live locally so went to visit and it's a small but absolutely stunning old church! You have to walk down a winding wooded path to get to it which is lovely on a sun y day and nice little...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank JessStockford
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Next to Seton Palace nice place to view the stone roof and lovely church, steeped in history, can't stop myself from going back. A bit pricey though.

Date of experience: September 2016
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