Welcome to Coats Paisley

Coats is an outstanding Gothic revival church built in 1894 which now operates as a unique Scottish event venue.

With its iconic steeple, stunning nave and impressive steps, Coats is one of the most enchanting buildings available for hire in the UK.

Whether you are getting married, hosting a business function or small festival, Coats has the space, atmosphere and history to make your occasion one to remember.


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Coats is Scotland's most unique event venue.

Thomas Coats Memorial Baptist Church, completed in 1894, operated as a church for over 100 years. Designed in the Gothic Revival style, the building forms an imposing part of the Paisley skyline with its eye-catching crown steeple rising 200 feet into the air.

Coats is the ultimate venue for weddings, live music, theatre, private parties, conferences and small festivals.

The building boasts a breath-taking nave with seating for 800 with the original pulpit still in place, a large ballroom, several smaller function suites and a catering kitchen making it the ideal, 'ready to go' venue for events of all types and sizes.

Coats is fully accessible and available for hire all year.