WELCOME TO GLASGOW!
The Glasgow Gander welcomes you to glorious Glasgow — a world city crackling with energy and ripe for exploration! Encounter the history, culture & architecture of Scotland's powerhouse on a walking tour which gives you the detail you need and the insight you crave.
GLASGOW CITY CENTRE WALKING TOUR
Walk with the self-styled Glasgow Gander around Glasgow City Centre, from Royal Exchange Square to Glasgow Cathedral, taking in the city's famed Victorian architecture, and drinking deeply of its vibrant atmosphere. Learn the fascinating story of Glasgow in the company of a passionate guide. Points of interest include: Royal Exchange Square, Buchanan Street, George Square and Glasgow City Chambers, Trades Hall, the Merchant City, Glasgow Cross, High Street and the Cathedral Precinct.
WHERE WE LEAVE FROM
The tour leaves from just north of the Gallery of Modern Art on Royal Exchange Square*. (Outside COSTA Coffee; see map below for exact location.) When you get to the front of the Gallery of Modern Art (near the Duke of Wellington statue, with the cone on his head) keep your eye out for the man in the Glasgow Gander jacket!
* Not George Square!
Glasgow Cathedral, approximately 15 minutes walk from George Square.
TOUR TIMES FOR WEEK BEGINNING MONDAY 18/11/2019
MONDAY: NO TOUR TUESDAY: NO TOUR
WEDNESDAY: 10.30am THURSDAY: 10.30am
FRIDAY: 10.30am SATURDAY: 10.30am
SUNDAY: NO TOUR
The Glasgow Gander will be at Royal Exchange Square 15 minutes before the tour is due to leave. Maximum 15 places only guaranteed on each tour. Please book ahead to avoid disappointment.
1.5 miles/2.4km, Approximately 2.5-3 hours.
PLEASE NOTE: There is no planned toilet break. (Public toilets are available at Glasgow Gallery of Modern Art on Royal Exchange Square, from where the tour embarks.) The tour is wheelchair accessible, though the last half mile is uphill (from Glasgow Cross to Glasgow Cathedral).
FREE (Donations are very welcome if you can afford it. If not, come along anyway!)
PHONE: 07516 554828
= starting point, Royal Exchange Square