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Glasgow Cathedral

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The medieval Glasgow Cathedral has been in constant use for worship for over 800 years, and is of great architectural and historic interest. Highlights include one of the finest post-war collections of stained glass windows in Britain, and the...more
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Glasgow Royal Infirmary Castle Street, Glasgow G4 0SF, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I've sadly only been here a had full of times because it's such a lovely place to visit and if you haven't been already I recommend going as I'm sure you'll not be disappointed

Thank Mark9289
Reviewed 5 days ago

This place was a part of our tour itinerary. Our tour guide explained the interesting history of this church. Glasgow Cathedral, also called the High Kirk of Glasgow or St Kentigern's or St Mungo's Cathedral is the oldest cathedral on mainland Scotland and is the...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Well worth an hours visit as the Cathedral has a long and interesting history . The guides are very knowledgeable and entertaining

Thank Ben M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I really enjoyed my visit with tour guide Andrea. Great stories about St Mungo, the Reformation. Violin recital when I visited - bonus. Must see if in Glasgow!

Thank Bill R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You can actually, well I did feel the history,it truly was an amazing experience, hard to put into words but once you step inside you just feel the solemnity of the whole place, and the closer you get to the flame that never goes out...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great place for a visit. Especially in Winter if you are tired of loud and busy side of Glasgow this place is perfect.

Thank hesi8
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely cathedral to visit. Is next to St Mum to Museum, Provard's Lordship and the Necropolis. You get a great view of the Cathedral from the Necropolis. All are free to view and donations are always welcome.

Thank JDM262013
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our favorite sight in Glasgow. Learned about St. Mungo and the founding of the city. A real treat. It was built over two centuries, and we found it interesting comparing the older to the newer parts. The views of the city from here are great....More

Thank Kevin J
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were completely taken when we stepped into the Cathedral, amazing windows and the ceiling is impressive. Keep in mind that there is a basement too, which is very interesting to see and where scenes from Outlander are recorded.

Thank Couple_H_A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent quite some time here, as the whole place is very interesting. There are a myriad lovely stained glass windows, and we met one of the wonderful volunteers who kindly took us around the cathedral and explained them all to us. She pointed out...More

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No no no no its free and beautiful 👍😁
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There is a Sunday morning Service at 11.00 a.m. and Choral Evensong at 4.00 p.m. Visitors are welcome to attend. During the week it can be visited and Cathedral Guides are very knowledgeable and can guide you around the... More
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