Paisley and Renfrewshire boast a pretty enviable list of famous faces, from David Tennant and Gerard Butler to Paolo Nutini and Richard Madden. There’s something to be said for the area’s creative talent and there’s plenty of places to nurture and grow the superstars of tomorrow.
It's not just all about the shawls...Paisley Museum is packed with things to see!
Tens of thousands of our secrets are out - and you’re invited to come and see them.
Did you know?
In 1834, over £1 million pounds worth of shawls were produced locally - worth over £1 billion in today's money.
Recognised across the country for its architectural legacy...here's a small selection of notable historic Paisley buildings.
It has all the qualities of a major city, but still maintains the identity and charm you'd associate with a Scottish town. It also has a real sense of scale you wouldn't associate with many towns.
I love Paisley because you must have the only Abbey worldwide with an ’Alien’ gargoyle! #WhyILovePaisley
I've lived and worked around Paisley for the majority of my life and so it holds a special place for me - it'll always be a place I see as home. Paisley is unique with a great mix of people, places and events to enjoy throughout the year.