What to do in Glasgow

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Glasgow Attractions

Are you a fan of shopping or fine food? Or maybe you prefer to get acquainted with a new city like a bona fide local. When visiting Glasgow, it doesn't matter what your interests are — this interesting metropolis offers all the experiences and attractions you could wish for.

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What to do in Glasgow

Free Things to Do in Glasgow

Leave your wallet in the hotel. It's a cinch to have a blast in Glasgow without surrendering a penny.

Scotland Street School Museum - Brimming with exhibits and artifacts, this place is a wonderland for knowledge-hungry minds.

Queen's Park - Spoil the kids with a good time or let the big kid in you run free — this place was made for fun.

University of Strathclyde - Stop by this modern local landmark and admire its impressive design.

City Chambers - Get ready to feel like you've traveled back in time while learning the secrets of this historic site.

George Square - Mingle with the local people and seek out the real personality and charm of this unique place.

Glasgow Royal Infirmary - Stop here for a while and find out the importance of this place to the community.

St Andrew's Cathedral Glasgow - Gain a better understanding of the local beliefs at this spiritual site.

Fossil Grove - Escape the urban jungle and get in touch with Mother Nature at this incredible landscape.

Doulton Fountain - Prepare a picnic and enjoy a relaxing walk around the beautiful plants.


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Frequently asked questions

What to do in Glasgow on a sunny day?
What to do in Glasgow on a rainy day?
What should I not miss in Glasgow?
If you’d like to experience the best of this destination, add these attractions to your schedule:

  • George Square
  • Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre
  • Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum
  • Celtic Park

Are there cheap things to do in Glasgow?
You’ll find lots of fun experiences here that’ll catch your eye if you’re traveling on a shoestring:

What can you do in Glasgow for free?
You could put your cash in the hotel safe for the day, because these great attractions won’t cost you a cent:

  • George Square
  • Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum
  • Glasgow Cathedral
  • Botanic Gardens

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