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

Dougie Wallace: 'Harrodsburg' & 'Road Wallah'

When: 2 Sept - 29 Oct (Except Mondays)
Where: Paisley Museum
Cost: FREE

Street Level Photoworks presents two exhibitions from Paisley born photographer Dougie Wallace: ‘Harrodsburg’ and ‘Road Wallah’.


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Paisley Art Institute's Scottish Drawing Competition

When: 28th Oct - 25th Nov (Excluding Mondays)
Where: Paisley Museum

The Scottish Drawing Competition has been hosted by the Paisley Art Institute since 1983.


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Paisley Arts Centre: Poster Exhibition

When: Wednesday 1 November 2017 10:00:00
Where: Paisley Arts Centre

As part of the 30th Anniversary celebrations, a selection of the large amount of posters and programmes will be exhibited.


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Paisley Artists

When: 19th Nov - 9th Dec (Excluding Mondays)
Where: Paisley Museum

Local art club Paisley Artists once again promise a varied and colourful display of Renfrewshire's artistic talent at their annual exhibition at Paisley Museum.


Our Events

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Paisley Art Institute's Scottish Drawing Competition

When: 28th Oct - 25th Nov (Excluding Mondays)
Where: Paisley Museum

The Scottish Drawing Competition has been hosted by the Paisley Art Institute since 1983.


International Observe The Moon Night

When: Saturday 28 October 2017 19:30:00
Where: Coats Observatory

This year Coats Observatory will once again be participating in ‘International Observe the Moon Night'.


Share My Table

When: Sat 11 November, 10.30am to 2.30pm
Where: Paisley Museum
Cost: FREE

A unique event organised by Renfrewshire Leisure and The Scottish Refugee Council bringing together people, food and conversation.



Get In Touch

Renfrewshire Leisure
11 Christie Street
Paisley
PA1 1NB

Tel: 0300 300 0250