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Things to do in Glasgow

Around every corner, there’s without a doubt a memorable sight or three to see in Glasgow. Often you'll find it’s a case of old, industrial meets contemporary.. One minute you could be walking around one of the oldest parks in Scotland, taking in the breathtaking monuments that have stood the test of time, the next you’ll be feasting your eyes on the innovative architecture of The Riverside Museum.

Museums and galleries

Art lovers as well as those with an appetite for knowledge can take their pick from a selection of cutting-edge exhibitions, galleries and museums full of historical stories.

Parks and landmarks

From beautiful parks with acres of land, laden with monuments and statues to a fascinating Victorian gothic cemetery, it’s these places that tell you all about the city’s history.


When it comes to family fun and exploration, this is the place. Feel inspired at the  Glasgow Science Centre, enjoy the beautiful botanic gardens and feel the thrill at the theme park.

Around Glasgow

If venturing out of town is your thing, there’s plenty to see just outside the Glasgow area like acres of countryside, beautiful national parks and the famous Scottish lochs.

Looking for a hotel in Glasgow?

Immerse yourself in Glasgow’s incredible history, architecture and culture with a weekend break in Glasgow. With a range of family-friendly hotelsbudget hotels and hotels near Glasgow University, we have something suitable for everyone whatever the occasion.