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St Margaret's Church

Castleton Terrace, Braemar AB35 5YP, Scotland
+44 7850 758427
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A pretty church in a pretty setting

Based on other reviews we decided to stop and see St Margaret's. It has beautiful stain glass... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2018
janandsueDaytonOh
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dayton oh
A double pleasure.

We came in here for two reasons, firstly to see the celestial exhibition, which was rather good and... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2017
johnhouston2
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Knaresborough, United Kingdom
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The St Margaret’s Project aims to establish an internationally-renowned performance and arts venue in the heart of the beautiful Cairngorms National Park. We want to celebrate the rich cultural heritage of Braemar and Royal Deeside. But we also want to attract a huge range of high-quality events and performances. St Margaret’s, the masterpiece of renowned Scottish architect Sir John Ninian Comper,
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29 Oct 2017
“A double pleasure.”
7 Sep 2017
“Nice old church”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Castleton Terrace, Braemar AB35 5YP, Scotland
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Reviewed 6 June 2018

Based on other reviews we decided to stop and see St Margaret's. It has beautiful stain glass inside and an old baptismal bowl which are worth the short visit it will take.

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Colin W, Volunteer at St Margaret's Church, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Many thanks for your review. It is a lovely building and we hope to do far more with it in the future, creating a performance, arts and heritage centre there. Do visit again!

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Reviewed 29 October 2017

We came in here for two reasons, firstly to see the celestial exhibition, which was rather good and included some fabulous hand-knitted planets. The second reason was to view the church which has a typically Scottish ruggedness and simplicity to it. My favourite part is...More

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Colin W, Volunteer at St Margaret's Church, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your very positive review. The exhibition was fantastic but we have many more events at St Margaret's I'm sure you would enjoy, including exhibitions and concerts. The building hasn't been used for services for a very long time but we...More

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Reviewed 7 September 2017

Beautiful Scottish church build of stone. Not sure how old is the church, but the inside is very nice.

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Colin W, Public Relations Manager at St Margaret's Church, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Thank you so much for your review. The church is about 120 years old.

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Reviewed 4 September 2017

Superb location for Aberdeen University choir concert a lovely way to extend pleasure from Games Weekend

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Colin W, Public Relations Manager at St Margaret's Church, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2017

Thank you for your kind comments. Glad you enjoyed the concert!

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Reviewed 22 August 2016

This is a superb architectural building with fascinating history. It is well worth entering and admiring plus there is currently a photo exhibition. We do hope funding will allow the enthusiastic group keen to restore and care for this to continue their excellent endeavours.

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Braemarcastle, Public Relations Manager at St Margaret's Church, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2016

Thanks for your excellent review. We do appreciate visitors coming to see St Margaret's and find out more about what we're trying to do with this beautiful building.

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