*self-styled

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!

FINISHING POINT

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.

 

TOUR LENGTH

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).

PRICES

FREE (Donations are very welcome if you can afford it. If not, come along anyway!)

          

 

 
 

CONTACT

EMAIL:  info@glasgowgander.com
 
PHONE: 07516 554828
 

 

         = starting point, Royal Exchange Square

LET GLASGOW FLOURISH

Photo credit: Gordon Richardson