St Mary's Kirk, Auchindoir

  • Between Rhynie and Lumsden, Aberdeenshire



Wander the tranquil grounds of a simple parish church built in the late 1200s or early 1300s.

St Mary’s Kirk at Auchindoir is a rare survival. Although built simply, like other parish churches of this date, it preserves some fine architectural details.

This includes a fine example of a sacrament house – a cupboard for storing the wafer believed to become the body of Christ during mass. This was likely added in the early 1500s.

Opening times

Open year-round.

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