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Greater Glasgow & The Clyde Valley

Weaver’s Cottage

Atmospheric cottage and hands-on museum where the traditional weaver’s craft comes to life

Things to do


Our friendly, knowledgeable staff and volunteers are happy to explain the weaving process, show you how the looms and spinning wheels work, and fill you in on the history of Scotland’s textile industry.

Watch a fascinating documentary on how Kilbarchan helped to develop and produce Paisley shawls.


We welcome school visits at Weaver’s Cottage. For more information, please see our Learning pages