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Free and surprisingly nicer than I expected inside

Really nice interior, much more cavernous than I expected. Your typical Victorian and older funeral... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2018
genibre69
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London, United Kingdom
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Wonderful Historic Building

Glasgow Cathedral is a must for visitors to the city or for locals. There are guided tours by... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2018
April0304
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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“Free and surprisingly nicer than I expected inside ”
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Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

Really nice interior, much more cavernous than I expected. Your typical Victorian and older funeral monuments on the walls but a nice touch is the underground crypt with the covered tomb of St Mungo. There are placards around the crypt detailing the cathedral’s history but...More

Thank genibre69
Reviewed 12 June 2018

Glasgow Cathedral is a must for visitors to the city or for locals. There are guided tours by dedicated volunteers to get the most from your visit. You can feel the history and see the evidence of it for yourself.

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Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

If you are in Glasgow, you need to see this place. Its free so you don’t need to pay. Its small cathedral but its beautiful. The coloured windows are so breathtaking and architecture too.

Thank Patrícia G
Reviewed 6 June 2018

My first impression on entering this Gothic Cathedral is the feeling of space as it allows one to appreciate the wonderful stained glass windows, old and new.; I especially like the Millennium Window. Unfortunately the Blackadder aisle was closed when we visited but we were...More

1  Thank Taxidevil
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Gothic cathedral with lots of history. Was originally white but soothed black through the ages. Really liked this cathedral and if in the area, stop by. It's free and worth a visit.

Thank Olena S
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

I was impressed that this cathedral was free entry. There is opportunity to donate, and it's worth dropping in a few £. It's a stunning building with a lot of history inside. This became a must see while in Glasgow for me.

Thank kbulney
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

A short walk from the city center. Large cathedral, spires visible as you approach. Entrance is through a side portal. Large space, typical gothic, with a cold feel. Beautiful stained glass windows. Very atmospheric. The necropolis nearby is on a hill and offers great views...More

1  Thank KANewYork
Reviewed 21 July 2015

One of the many sad examples of religious vandalism and fanaticism in Scotland. Empty, gloomy interior with very few things to see.

Thank 1leon99
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Great medieval Gothic architecture. Definitely the best church in Glasgow and definitely worth a visit. I visited the cathedral multiple times both for sightseeing and for prayer.

Thank Nicholas F
Reviewed 29 October 2014

All cathedrals are magnificent and this is too but what surprised us was the inside - lots of 'churches' in one as there are places of worship on the lower levels too. Well worth a visit - free to enter but a suggested donation of...More

1  Thank sue186356
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