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Brechin Cathedral

6 Church Street, Brechin DD9 6EU, Scotland
+44 1356 629360
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Interesting building

Brechin Cathedral is an interesting building with a round tower and a magnificently well kept... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Si B
via mobile
Magnificent Building

What a peaceful place, a must see while in Brechin,my ancestors are buried in the graveyard. The... read more

Reviewed 29 January 2017
Hilda D
Perth australia
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6 Church Street, Brechin DD9 6EU, Scotland
+44 1356 629360
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Brechin Cathedral is an interesting building with a round tower and a magnificently well kept cemetery around it. Nice visit when it is sunny.

Thank Si B
Reviewed 29 January 2017

What a peaceful place, a must see while in Brechin,my ancestors are buried in the graveyard. The history of the cathedral is amazing, wished I had more time there to learn more, I will call in again Hilda.

Thank Hilda D
Reviewed 15 November 2016

This place is interesting if you are looking for something to do. Otherwise, there are prettier cathedrals in Scotland.

Thank cwate7
Reviewed 7 November 2016

What a beautiful place - the stained glass windows are breathtaking, such vivid colours. Plenty of information about the place tells the history - a great sense of peace as well.

Thank Mary R
Reviewed 29 October 2016

We arrived at this Church of Scotland Church whilst a Service was taking place in a side Chapel. A fairly blunt notice on the main doors required 'tourists' not to enter during the Service - no indication of when it started or might finish was...More

Thank PaulJellings
Reviewed 10 October 2016

We went to a concert given by the Scots Guards on 1st October. the cathedral is a beautiful building with many historical details. The concert was excellent

Thank dee p
Reviewed 24 September 2016

WexwentvtomBrechin for the football and having time to spare explored the town. I then discovered the cathedral down quiet lane. An amazing building and so old and full of history. And the round tower at the back is unique. I sat on a bench and...More

Thank Peter1941
Reviewed 15 September 2016

A very small, nearly as small as some village churches, Cathedral with an attached rare ancient round tower, which is not accessible internally. There is some lovely recent stained glass and there are history panels to explain the Cathedrals development from Pictish origins. Has to...More

Thank Alterain
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

This Cathedral is the only Cathedral in Angus and a must visit for anyone touring the Angus area.Brechin has the prestigious title of The Cathedral City of Brechin.

Thank Joseph B
Reviewed 28 June 2016

We visited here in June 2016. We walked through the town and found a track that went alongside a small stream and into the cemetery beside the Cathedral. The Round Tower on one corner of the building was interesting but if you have been to...More

Thank Jenni D
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Jackie W
My Grandfather and great grandfather are both buried in the grounds of the Cathedral I am revisiting it in mid-Spetember ,will the visitor shop be open would you know.
2 August 2016|
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Response from Jackie W | Reviewed this property |
I'm not too sure if its a shop as such as more of an enquiry place,but it was closed the last time I was there in 2014 I am hoping it may be open next month