Knockando Parish Church

Knockando, Elchies and Archiestown Church

Denomination:   Church of Scotland
Address:   Knockando, AB38 7RX
Local Authority:   Moray

Church Overview

Award-winning design for new church by the Law & Dunbar-Nasmith Partnership 1993 on the site of an earlier building destroyed by fire in 1990. The design, including a Celtic inspired round tower, is sympathetic with the building which it has replaced. The Creation is symbolised in a new stained glass window by Andrew Lawson-Johnson. Watch-house chapel in the kirkyard.


Sundays: 10.00am with Notified services at Christmas.

Opening Arrangements

Thursdays April to September 2pm to 4pm and October to March 12 noon to 2pm. Also every Wednesday.

Refreshments: April – Sept: Wed 2 – 4

Access for partially abled  Induction loop for the deaf Disabled WC refreshments

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Knockando, Elchies and Archiestown Church


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