Museums

Renfrewshire is home to the 4-star awarded visitor attraction Renfrew Museum, Paisley Museum and Coats Observatory, the oldest public observatory in the country.

Find out how to access our museums via our Plan Your Visit page

Our Exhibitions

Inspired

When: 27 January to 18 April
Where: Paisley Museum
Cost: FREE

The annual annual exhibition of artwork from children in Renfrewshire.


The John Byrne Drawing Competition

When: 17 March - 18 April
Where: Paisley Museum
Cost: FREE

An exhibition showcasing highlights from this art competition for young people across Scotland.


May the Toys Be With You

When: 18 March to 29 May
Where: Paisley Museum
Cost: FREE

A stunning collection of Star Wars memorabilia from collector Matt Fox featuring vintage toys and collectables. This is the first time this collection has been exhibited in Scotland.


A Galaxy Far Far Away

When: 18 March to 29 May
Where: Paisley Museum
Cost: FREE

A display of astronomical images to compliment the 'May the Toys Be With You' exhibition.


Our Events

A Galaxy Far Far Away

When: 18 March to 29 May
Where: Paisley Museum
Cost: FREE

A display of astronomical images to compliment the 'May the Toys Be With You' exhibition.


May The Toys Be With You Easter Activities

When: Sat 1 April to Mon 17 April. Various times
Where: Paisley Museum
Cost: £3 per session

A fun-packed programme of Star Wars - themed activities over the Easter holidays at Paisley Museum.


Lunchtime Talks and Events

When: Thursday 20 April 12.30pm - 1.15pm
Where: Paisley Museum
Cost: FREE

Our new programme of FREE lunchtime talks and events at Paisley Museum. This week: 'How to Move a Tiger' by our Collections Management Officer, Nicola Wilson.


Lunchtime Talks and Events

When: Thursday 25 May 12.30pm - 1.15pm
Where: Paisley Museum
Cost: FREE

Our new programme of FREE lunchtime talks and events at Paisley Museum. This week: A walking tour of the Paisley Art Institute exhibition.


Lunchtime Talks and Events

When: Thursday 25 May 12.30pm - 1.15pm
Where: Paisley Museum
Cost: FREE

Our new programme of FREE lunchtime talks and events at Paisley Museum. This week: A walking tour of the Paisley Art Institute exhibition.



Get In Touch

Renfrewshire Leisure
11 Christie Street
Paisley
PA1 1NB

Tel: 0300 300 0250