Welcome to Rutherglen Old Parish Home Page

Rutherglen Old Parish Church has been at the heart of the life of the Royal Burgh of Rutherglen for over 1400 years. A living church with many active organisations it welcomes visitors from near and far including those who have an association with Rutherglen. The Old Parish is separated from Rutherglen Town Hall only by the graveyard and is located at the corner of Rutherglen Main Street and Queen Street. The postcode is G73 1JP.

The Nave of Rutherglen Old Parish Church

Rutherglen Old Parish Church

Thoughtful Thursdays

Whether you are feeling stressed or fine come and spend time in the Old Parish Church during your lunch break any Thursday.  The Church is open from noon until 2 p.m.  

You are welcome to bring a packed lunch which may be eaten in our Greenhill Hall.  Tea, coffee and biscuits will be available for £1 and good company is guaranteed. There are full disabled access and toilet facilities.

We look forward to welcoming you.