Main gates of the Necropolis, G4 0XA
Join the Friends of Glasgow Necropolis for friendly, informative tours of this magnificent cemetery. Hear the stories within the gates of those who made Glasgow the Second City of the Empire.
The Friends of Glasgow Necropolis are delighted to once again offer to undertake friendly and informative tours of the cemetery. Come and hear some of the stories of the approx 50,000 people interred within its magnificent gates dating back to 1832.
You will find monuments designed by major architects and sculptors of
the time, including Alexander ‘Greek’ Thomson, Charles Rennie
Macintosh and JT Rochead, in every architectural style, created for
the prominent and wealthy entrepreneurs of the ‘Second City of the
Sat 15th, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm & £10 Buffet Tour Option at 5pm, Sun 16th, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm; 120 minutes
Meeting point will be confirmed with every booking – near Cathedral House Hotel, G4 0XA
Booking essential – 07971437034, firstname.lastname@example.org or www.glasgownecropolis.org
Accessibility: Some routes may be inaccessible due to stairs or steep hills
Parking: On street pay for parking is available in John Know Street. There are also limited spaces in Cathedral Precinct again pay for parking.
Glasgow Building Preservation Trust
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120 Sydney Street, Glasgow
Registered Company Number: SC079721
Scottish Charity Number: SC015443