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University of Glasgow

University Avenue | West End, Glasgow G12 8QQ, Scotland
+44 141 330 2000
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Take a fascinating tour of the University of Glasgow campus, and explore the University's stunning architecture (with over 100 listed buildings) and discover incredible stories from its 550 years of history. Guided campus tours are led by trained student guides and last for approximately one hour - you can find out more by visiting: boxoffice.src.gla.ac.uk/product/university-glasgow-tours. Other must-see attractions to visit on campus include: • The Hunterian Museum • The Hunterian Art Gallery (including The Charles Rennie Mackintosh House) • The Visitor Centre Shop for University merchandise and Scottish gifts (10% off with your tour ticket) • A selection of cafés and restaurants for coffee or a bite to eat
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University Avenue | West End, Glasgow G12 8QQ, Scotland
+44 141 330 2000
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

After visiting the Hunterian, we decided to take the University guided tour which starts every day at 2 p.m and is given by a student of the university which is really nice because besides the obvious knowledge about the university and overall history she can...More

Thank Bogdan P
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A friend of mine was studying in the Glasgow university and she was saying that it is the place to visit. She was right, those buildings are just amazing!

Thank Jenni K
Reviewed 5 days ago

Was here most of the day for Cassie's graduation. Despite being a wet day the architecture was beautiful and reminded us all of Hogwarts! Bute hall was where the graduation was carried out and was a majestic building well maintained.

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Reviewed 5 days ago

With is truly a wonderful building. Wedding organisers really lovely. Two of my children were married there. Just one word of warning - check that the webcam is switched on. Unfortunately this happened at our daughter's wedding. IT were doing some kind of update &...More

Thank noreen s
Reviewed 1 week ago

So glad we had time to kill before going to the Hunterian. We really enjoyed exploring the photogenic architecture and grounds. Felt like stepping back in time or into Hogwarts.

Thank LaurLaur T
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a collection of buildings! Fantastic place with amazing atmosphere, certainly a must whilst in Glasgow!

Thank Martina V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have spent four years studying here, but first time in the main buildings for my graduation. Stunning.

1  Thank AlanG1967
Reviewed 1 week ago

What amazing architecture and beautiful buildings Very Hogworts Loved the cloisters Unfortunatly a short visit but would love to return and see more

Thank myra W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very wet visit to this - mostly - outdoor tour of Glasgow University and its gorgeous grounds. Meeting in the visitor centre at 2 (near the entrance to the Hunterian and opposite the gift store), we were given a tour by a current postgrad...More

Thank MrsSulkyGirl
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having past this building on numerous occasions it was an absolutely pleasure to take a group of visitors to see and open my own eyes to the beautiful buildings we have here on our own doorstep. Absolutely delighted with our visit my son whose home...More

1  Thank Phyllis247
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10 June 2015|
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Response from Bob M | Reviewed this property |
Take a short 10 minute walk down the hill to Byres Road or Ashton Lane, which is a more boutique dining experience, and eat there. Just tell the server you want separate checks before you order. Hope this helps Bob
23 April 2015|
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Response from DPC14 | Reviewed this property |
Please go to the Glasgow University website and it has a tour. Block your time there.