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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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2 Castle Street, Glasgow G4 0RH, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday

One of the highlights of our trip was visiting The Glasgow Cathedral. An impressive piece of architecture with beautiful grounds. I would go back to visit this place again.

Thank Kris A
Reviewed 2 days ago

Large and looming over the city. Worth a visit! We arrived right before a service, so the organ was a real treat as it echoed through the cathedral.

Thank natalieh2006
Reviewed 2 days ago

Magnificent old church. St Mungo's Kirk. Check out the lamp posts in the driveway, depicting Glasgow's motto.

Thank clahey3
Reviewed 2 days ago

I'll admit this, I'm bias because Glasgow Cathedral is my 'special place'. It has a sereness found nowhere in the city and its Necropolis next door is wonderful, giving stunning views of the city (people rave about the view in the summer but please, try...More

Thank N M
Reviewed 3 days ago

I hadn't been in the Cathedral for several years and was passing on Friday 14/9/18. It was very busy and as it was an Open Day. The Tour Guides in the Cathedral were very helpful pointing out various items that were difficult to see if...More

Thank Graham D
Reviewed 4 days ago

A sacred, beautiful experience. The stained glass, viewed from the inside, is stunning. Viewed from the cobblestone way or the Necropolis above, the Cathedral is one of the highlights of Glasgow.

Thank CloudGirls
Reviewed 1 week ago

The patron saint of Glasgow is buried here. Try to visit the museum of religious life across too. Come in before 4 pm if you want to go down to the tomb of Saint Mungo for a visit.

Thank yassirbom
Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautiful building, full of history. The volunteer guides are friendly and approachable. For me the highlight was the rood screen. No public toilets or cafe, but there are pay toilets nearby. Lots of steps inside, so difficult for the less able, but there are...More

Thank Sue N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We saw the cathedral when visiting the necropolis. Not being a religious family i didn't intend to visit Jacob age three was very keen to visit. The building is magnificent and the stain glass in stunning. There was a choir when we were there. Jacob...More

Thank steviejoex
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Peaceful, welcoming, open space - easy to self tour. There are still services held here so check the schedule for open times or service times if you want to attend. No charge to enter, but a place for donations and small gift shop by entrance....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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