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Marischal College

Marischal College Broad Street, Aberdeen AB10 1YS, Scotland
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very impressive

the world's second largest granite building, and yes, really huge and impressive. unfortunately... read more

Reviewed yesterday
r0landbrunner
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Zurich, Switzerland
must visit

if there's one place that u must visit during your trip to aberdeen, it would be this place. lovely... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
jizak M
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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Marischal College Broad Street, Aberdeen AB10 1YS, Scotland

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Reviewed yesterday

the world's second largest granite building, and yes, really huge and impressive. unfortunately there is a major roadwork under way in front, so it is difficult to really appreciate the fassade. The museum inside was closed years ago, but you can enter the courtyard to...More

Thank r0landbrunner
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

if there's one place that u must visit during your trip to aberdeen, it would be this place. lovely architecture!

Thank jizak M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Marischal college is definitely one of the building which is worthy to see if you are new in Aberdeen

Thank Kateřina J
Reviewed 17 May 2017

This building is built of solid granite and the architecture is so remarkable in all aspects. It used to be the Aberdeen university building but grew too small for the amount of people going there. It is now the town council building.

Thank emurrayprojects
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Massive granite building with a great courtyard. In the city so easy to find. Worth having a walk to see it.

Thank RiceNI
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Magnificent building. Well worth a wee detour to view this architectural masterpiece. It was once the college but is now housing the council offices.

Thank Sandra C
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Only came across this stunning building whilst we were looking for something else but I'm glad we found it. Stunning architecture and all built with granite. Apparently the second largest granite building in the world. There's not much to see apart from drinking in the...More

Thank Phoenixm34
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

It initially looked like a cathedral from the back, but as we walked around to the front the magnificence of the building came into view. It is spectacular and worth gong to see if you like architecture.

Thank BT3rd
Reviewed 15 March 2017

This is a must see if you come to Aberdeen, used to house the students now the building has been renovated and is now the council. Offices built with Aberdeen granite and sparkles in the sun the building has around forty spires .

Thank Jim G
Reviewed 10 February 2017

The most beautiful granite building i have seen in Scotland. Just take your time to study it from outside, no need to go inside, although I would have if it was open but unfortunately ot was not.

Thank Hjalmar D
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