St Peter's Church, Aberdeen

St Peter's Church, Aberdeen

Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: 3 Chapel Court, Aberdeen, AB11 5HX
Local Authority: Aberdeen
Listing: B


Church Overview

Aberdeen’s hidden gem, this is the oldest catholic church in Aberdeen. Designed by James Massie, 1803-4; gallery added 1815 and façade finished 1817 by Harry Leith. Within the courtyard is the residence occupied since 1774, including, in the 18th century, the Vicars Apostolic of the Lowland district: Bishop James Grant and Bishop John Geddes.


Services: Saturday Vigil 6.00pm; Sunday 11.15am; Tuesday 12.30 pm; Thursday 12.30 pm; Friday 10.00 am.

Opening Arrangements

Open Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 11.00am-4.30pm, or by arrangement

Access for partially abled  Induction loop for the deaf  toilets available

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St Peter's Church, Aberdeen


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