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Kirk of St. Nicholas

The New Vestry Back Wynd, Aberdeen AB10 1JZ, Scotland
+44 1224 643494
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Tranquil

Sat in the graveyard for a peaceful rest. It was a great place to people watch, people coming and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
BevCam17
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Larkhall, United Kingdom
Strange

After a walk through the ancient burial ground, where you can find a panel with a list of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jeff1903
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King's Lynn
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The New Vestry Back Wynd, Aberdeen AB10 1JZ, Scotland
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"union street"
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"archaeological dig"
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"buried here"
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"grave stones"
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"main thoroughfare"
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"piper alpha"
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"old church"
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"stained glass"
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"interesting visit"
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"guided tour"
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"city centre"
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"gravestones"
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"churchyard"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Sat in the graveyard for a peaceful rest. It was a great place to people watch, people coming and going. Ha ha also the seagulls kept you entertained with their squabbles. We didn't going into the kirk and we didn't know if we could, but...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

After a walk through the ancient burial ground, where you can find a panel with a list of interesting graves, you come to the church, or rather three churches in one. As you enter, in front of you is a new chapel dedicated to the...More

Thank Jeff1903
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Reviewed 1 week ago

You will be amazed with the history of this place! You are on a busy street, enter a park and its a cemetery "old school", going back to the 17th century!

Thank Filipe P
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You could easily miss this venue if you are walking around on your own . It’s a beautiful very old church that I would highly recommend visiting .

Thank AGray284
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Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Walking through the cemetery was fascinating enough. As we walked in coffee and cakes were being served. We didn't partake but were warmly welcomed by helpful volunteers The contrast between the archaeological dig, the old kirk currently in use and the chapel funded by the...More

Thank SwordMaiden
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Reviewed 7 July 2018

The Kirk of Saint Nicholas Uniting, also known as Aberdeen's Mither Kirk is quite fascinating. The surrounding grave yard is a place where locals can sit down on the benches provided to escape the busy city for a little while. Locals will quite often us...More

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Reviewed 19 June 2018

the graveyard has some very interesting grave stones for example the wizard of the north the story is on the stone graveyard kept clean. the kirk is amazing inside & lovely stain glass windows the church staff are so helpful telling you all about bell...More

Thank donnalc1963
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Reviewed 12 June 2018

We arrived here at 4.02pm, just after the official 4pm close. But, no problem. The church lay official (elder [?]) on site kept the church open specially for us and even gave us something close to a guided tour. Many features to see and I...More

Thank BobScarlett
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Reviewed 22 April 2018

I love this church and its yard. Nice to pray and spend time thinking about life and walking. Good to understand something more about aberdeen’s History.

Thank Carol_LCC
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Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Another magnificent building in the center of Aberdeen. Just dont forget to check.the schedule. We got there late and.missed the opportunity to visit the inside. But.I.still recomend it!

Thank Andrade_2013
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