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There is a thread museum in this building but you would never know it! We found the building but... read more

Reviewed March 8, 2017
CaterinaGlasgow
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Glasgow
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The Anchor mill ,once a thread mill has been saved ,it is not a museum as it should have been but... read more

Reviewed February 13, 2017
Ron M
,
Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom
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Mar 8, 2017
“Hidden gem”
Feb 13, 2017
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Centre of Paisley, Paisley, Scotland
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Reviewed 8 March 2017

There is a thread museum in this building but you would never know it! We found the building but the car park said that it was only for pass holders. Luckily we persevered and found out that we could park if we told reception our...More

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Reviewed 13 February 2017

The Anchor mill ,once a thread mill has been saved ,it is not a museum as it should have been but the mill stands on the River Cart ,its beautiful ,well worth a visit

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Reviewed 23 August 2016

This is now all office suites and surrounded by new housing developments by the side of the river that runs through paisley. Its a lovely setting and is located next to the Watermill Hotel. The very famous Paisley pattern was developed right here. The building...More

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Reviewed 29 July 2016

Stayed here a few days with a friend that lives here, it was great looking out of the huge arched windows and staying in a historic building that was so modern inside, a lovely feel to the place,

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Reviewed 24 March 2016

Having served paisley throughout the years as a working mill, it sat idle for many a year looking lonely and lost.its now a mixture of flats and work premises.i have been inside the building and just listen to the sound of silence, thinking of what...More

Thank steveo36
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Reviewed 18 May 2014

The morning i experienced a journey through Scottish history. The tapestry workmanship was superb even my husband was impressed. The siting of the exhibition within Anchor Mill was also a great use of space.

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