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King's College Chapel

College Bounds | High Street, Aberdeen AB24 3EE, Scotland
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Worth visiting for a church service

I have a soft spot for this place. First as a student to Aberdeen and then I was married here in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kathryn M
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Buckie, United Kingdom
Great college, though small

This is probably one of the highlights of Aberdeen. An old college, at least 500 years old, very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
JLeborgne
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have a soft spot for this place. First as a student to Aberdeen and then I was married here in 1974. Love a walk through it to just remanis

Thank Kathryn M
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is probably one of the highlights of Aberdeen. An old college, at least 500 years old, very Oxbridge-style, although rather small. It's a nice place to stop by and take a few pictures when in Aberdeen. However, it's smaller than the classic colleges of...More

Thank JLeborgne
Reviewed 28 September 2017

I loved King's College Chapel. My husband and I were fortunate to have a tour guide who explained the history of this proud College Chapel. I would recommend you find out a little before you go to enhance your experience.

Thank 54Jeanette1963
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Amazing place to see. Hundreds of years of History. Had lectures here when I was at University. Also got married here too. The cafe is really good too.

Thank Laurence B
Reviewed 2 August 2017

I was walking down the High Street looking for the museum when I came across this very impressive building and had a wander round.

Thank wingate
Reviewed 21 July 2017

this chapel at the university of aberdeen campus is a good place to visit if you are interested in history and old architecture. this chapel is beautiful and not far from city. there are so many stories to be heard and the architecture is magnifiscent...More

Thank ernakulamtraveller
Reviewed 27 June 2017

An impressive compound, the whole university and the Chapel linked to it. The college dates back to 1495, and the chapel was built then, while the other buildings around date from early 16th century and later. still the whole place feels like you moved back...More

Thank r0landbrunner
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Critics may say its only a chapel but think back to the 16C and think what it must have been like. A splendid surround for a wedding (of Aberdeen alumnii) and wonderful for graduations and conferences. Its easy to park outside popular events and have...More

Thank ajm549
Reviewed 23 May 2017

As one of the oldest churches in Aberdeen this one is stunning , everyone who works within it are very welcoming and friendly . Well worth a visit

Thank loveaspa2016
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Kings College was built around the 12th century not far from St. Machars Cathedrial in Aberdeen in the area of Old Aberdeen. This is an area were monks used to live hundreds of years ago

Thank emurrayprojects
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