Innerpeffray Chapel

Perth & Kinross | Crieff | Chapel | ★★

[Innerpeffray Chapel]

Innerpeffray Chapel is an unassuming, smallish building next to Innerpeffray Library on the banks of the River Earn a few miles downstream from Crieff. The chapel was built in the 14th century as a private chapel for the local Drummond family, also becoming Scotland's first public lending library around a century later. The chapel's interior is beautiful (note: there's a light switch by the entrance door), apparently set out for a wedding on our visit. Fragments of paintings are still visible on the walls, and a small loft overlooking the rest of the chapel is accessed by a narrow set of stairs.

[View from the loft]

Location & info

📌 Innerpeffray Chapel ★★
By minor road end 4 mi southeast of Crieff, G.R.: NN 902183 ///palms.toward.piled
Open daily, April to September; Wednesday to Sunday, March & October | Free



[Wall painting fragments]

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