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Cathedral of St. Kentigern

Cathedral St., Glasgow, Scotland
+44 141 552 6891
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Stained glass tell stories

Gothic cathedral with lots of history. Was originally white but soothed black through the ages... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
ukienomad
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Orange Park, Florida
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Free entry! And stunning

I was impressed that this cathedral was free entry. There is opportunity to donate, and it's worth... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2017
kbulney
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Trail, Canada
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3 weeks ago
“Stained glass tell stories”
8 Jul 2017
“Free entry! And stunning ”
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Cathedral St., Glasgow, Scotland
City Centre
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+44 141 552 6891
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Gothic cathedral with lots of history. Was originally white but soothed black through the ages. Really liked this cathedral and if in the area, stop by. It's free and worth a visit.

Thank ukienomad
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

I was impressed that this cathedral was free entry. There is opportunity to donate, and it's worth dropping in a few £. It's a stunning building with a lot of history inside. This became a must see while in Glasgow for me.

Thank kbulney
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

A short walk from the city center. Large cathedral, spires visible as you approach. Entrance is through a side portal. Large space, typical gothic, with a cold feel. Beautiful stained glass windows. Very atmospheric. The necropolis nearby is on a hill and offers great views...More

1  Thank KANewYork
Reviewed 21 July 2015

One of the many sad examples of religious vandalism and fanaticism in Scotland. Empty, gloomy interior with very few things to see.

Thank 1leon99
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Great medieval Gothic architecture. Definitely the best church in Glasgow and definitely worth a visit. I visited the cathedral multiple times both for sightseeing and for prayer.

Thank Nicholas F
Reviewed 28 October 2014

All cathedrals are magnificent and this is too but what surprised us was the inside - lots of 'churches' in one as there are places of worship on the lower levels too. Well worth a visit - free to enter but a suggested donation of...More

1  Thank sue186356
Reviewed 2 August 2014

Very impressive architecture with a fab surroundings. Also its near to city centre so I suggest a visit for 2 hours and just near to the cathedral there is an old grave yard which also worth to walk in.

Thank Khalid A
Reviewed 22 July 2014

Grand building with much history, even it's own tartan. Very old tombs and nice surrounding area. Impressed by the cemetery higher up just behind the building and space in front in the shade to stop for a snack.

Thank Krystyna B
Reviewed 1 August 2013

A visit to this cathedral takes you on a journey from the 12th century right upto date and shows how this wonderful building has been added to and adapted to suit the needs of each age and still remains a place of worship and community...More

Thank Matthew T
Reviewed 3 July 2013

Glasgow Cathedral (also called the High Kirk of Glasgow, St Kentigern's or St Mungo's Cathedral) is beautiful! Lots of stained glass windows, war memorials (from the 1800s-WWII) and military colours, etc to look at along with the architecture itself.

Thank TanzlyB
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