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Address: 870 Garscube Rd. | West End, Glasgow, Scotland
Phone Number: +44 141 946 6600
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An absolute "must see" for Mackintosh fans.

I went there yesterday on a wonderful "lids open" day when people could come along and play the 3 pianos that are in the building. I was blown away by the simple beauty of the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 30 October 2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

I went there yesterday on a wonderful "lids open" day when people could come along and play the 3 pianos that are in the building. I was blown away by the simple beauty of the building - very Hill House. I can never get over how this hugely talented man came to die in poverty. It is a reminder to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

Mackintosh Queen's Cross is one of Glasgow's hidden architectural gems, and being the only church in the world designed by the great Scottish Architect, designer and artist, it is well and truly worth the visit.

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Goa Velha, India
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

From the collection receptacles scattered about, to the selection of Mackintosh "tracts" available in the back of the church, to the eager volunteer waiting to proselytize to the visitor on the beauty of the (mostly) unaltered interior, this church-- now the headquarters of the Mackintosh society-- has made a complete transition to the worship of a sect of les arts... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Church designed by Glasgow architect Charles Rennie Macintosh. Pretty murals and stained glass. Some chairs designed by Macintosh too. Cool if you are an admirer of his style, otherwise nothing too special too go out your way to see.

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Thank John1877
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

An amazing example of the work of Charles Rennie Macintosh. The building is now owned by the CRM society who look after its upkeep. Good to see inside the church I was christened in many years ago!

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015

We had been to the House for an Art Lover, but hadn’t seen enough of Charles Rennie Mackintosh’s work, so it was off to the Queen’s Cross Church. Wedged in between other buildings on a busy road in a residential neighbourhood, it is the kind of old church you might pass without noticing, but if you stop to look closely... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2015

Beautiful building, quiet, peacefull and well preserved. A little bit remote area, not in the walking distance from the centre, but worth the visit.

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2015

Arrived at the church for the start of our official 3 day tour by the Charles Rennie Mackintosh Society. The exterior design, complete with green doors, is interesting but once inside the beauty and soothing atmosphere is overwhelming. The stained glass windows are fine features, the Blue heart probably an iconic feature. The change of light during our visit emphasised... More 

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San Francisco, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2015

A beautiful example for Mackintosh fans (of which I am one), this is a quick tour. It's a small, pretty church, with a gift shop. There's a £4 entrance fee.

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Marske-by-the-Sea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2015

Part of a CRM(Charles Rennie McIntosh weekend) experience. 2 visits, one private one part of the thour. On both occasions very helpful staff( one volunteer lady called Joan) even walked part of the way home and gave us directions to our hotel!!). The architecture in the church was excellent as wa the tea/coffee and biscuits in the adjoining church hall... More 

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