glasgow

Hello, glasgow

Glasgow is the 21st-century magnet of Great Britain, with an energetic, yet sophisticated vibe. Formerly Britain's major centre of industrial prowess, it has been rapidly transforming into a booming hub for art and culture in the past decades and prides itself on a never-ending stream of up-and-coming musicians and a thriving nightlife. Glasgow is also home to many excellent modern Scottish restaurants dedicated to preserving their Scottish heritage, and some of the best shopping in the country.

Best things to do in glasgow

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University of Glasgow

The campus is open to the public and visitors are encouraged to stroll through and marvel at the imposing, medieval-looking University building as well as explore the premises. Wedding celebrations are frequently held at the local chapel and guided tours are offered to those interested.You will find a Welcome Point, for visitors information, in the McIntyre Building, right beside the University's main gate.Visit the University of Glasgow:opendays@glasgow.ac.uk (open days)maria.simou@glasgow.ac.uk (campus tours)

House for an Art Lover

Designed inside and out by the internationally acclaimed Charles Rennie Mackintosh, the House for an Art Lover is open to the public, and is a popular venue of choice for grand celebrations and weddings. The House contains an elegant café and gallery.

Celtic Park

The Celtic Football Club was founded in Glasgow in the late 1880’s by two Irish priests, with the purpose of raising money in the poor East End of the city. Since then, the club has rapidly become one of the most successful in Scotland and its trophy room can boast 48 Scottish League Championships, 37 National Cups and even a European Cup. Celtic fans create a great atmosphere at every home game, which you will love to come and feel in person.

Glasgow Tigers Speedway

For motor sport fans, the Glasgow Tigers Speedway is a must with weekly competitions, excellent viewing points (including from the in-house bar) and even a children's "Growlers Club" where the young ones get to meet the Tiger's mascot.The Peugeot Ashfield Stadium404 Hawthorn Street, GlasgowAdministration Office230 Balmore Road, Glasgow