Palmerston Place Church, Edinburgh

Palmerston Place Church, Edinburgh

Denomination: Church of Scotland
Address: 10 Palmerston Place, Edinburgh, EH12 5AA
Local Authority: Edinburgh
Listing: B

Church Overview

Opened in 1875, the inspiration for Peddie & Kinnear’s design came from the 17th-century St Sulpice in Paris. A notable feature is the central ceiling motif of a dove within a sunburst. Wells Kennedy organ 1991 incorporates the oak case of the earlier 1902 organ. Meeting place for the Presbytery of Edinburgh and the Synod of the Scottish Episcopal Church.


Sundays: 11.00am and 6.30pm (except July and August)

Opening Arrangements

Open by arrangement

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Palmerston Place Church, Edinburgh


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