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St. Michael's Parish Church

Adjacent to Linlithgow Palace, Linlithgow, Scotland
+44 1506 842188
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Mary,Queen of Scots was baptised here

The church shares the same car park with Linlithgow Palace so pop in before or after visiting the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
938fjg
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Ulverston, United Kingdom
Very impressive

If you are visiting Linlithgow Palace, be sure to visit St. Michael's Church while you are there... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
InigoQuesta
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Glasgow
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Adjacent to Linlithgow Palace, Linlithgow, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The church shares the same car park with Linlithgow Palace so pop in before or after visiting the palace. The guides are very knowledgeable and it was interesting to learn how religious beliefs affected the church in different ways, from being used as a stable...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are visiting Linlithgow Palace, be sure to visit St. Michael's Church while you are there, you pass it on the way. A very impressive place of worship with friendly and informative guides. Quite awesome.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The men who greeted us at the door were very informative and willing to share their knowledge of Scotland. We loved the stained glass and marble. The church was built before the castle and is beautiful. Great piece of history!

Thank Lori R
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Although the massive palace next door is more famous, this churches well worth a visit. Here we saw holes in the wall caused by musket balls shot by Oliver Cromwell’s troops and grooves in the corner of of the wall where they sharpened their swords,...More

Thank Michael W
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Reviewed 9 March 2018

What a beautiful Church. The Guides are excellent with all their knowledge and history. We spent over an hour exploring and their are wonderful stained glass windows. If you are in Linlithgow you should definitely pay a visit along side the Palace.

Thank Robie60
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Reviewed 8 March 2018

This magnificent Church welcomes you in as you step across the threshold said to be the finest Parish Church in Scotland . There is a wooden plaque which names the priests and ministers that have held office in the church from 1200 William Dominus right...More

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Reviewed 4 February 2018

lots of history, stunning views from the grounds and beautiful stained glass windows.Well worth a visit whatever your faith (or non faith)

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Reviewed 23 December 2017

gorgeous stainless windows, some modern, some old, one was made by a German around 1900 and after two world wars it's still perfect. Guides welcome you with really interesting information about the history of the church and the events planned as there was for example...More

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Reviewed 19 November 2017

If you are visiting Linlithgow Palace the Church is not to be missed. Interesting and long history. Some unusual architecture and it have some great gravemarkers in the grounds.

Thank Sam T
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

Only found this when we visited the palace so a lovely chance find. Church volunteers are happy to share their knowledge and we found this most interesting

Thank Kelcardon
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