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Invisible (Glasgow) Crimes & Punishment in the Merchant City provided by Invisible Edinburgh Tours

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Overview
Invisible (Glasgow) is operaed by Invisible Cities, a social enterprise that trains people who have been affected by homelessness to become walking tour guides of their own city. Follow Daniel, your fully trained Invisible (Glasgow) guide along the streets of HIS Glasgow and hear stories of hanging, and police but also parts of his personal story in the city.
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    People's Palace
    Greens, Templeton St, Glasgow G40 1AT, UK
    The People's Palace is in Glasgow Green - a 10 minute walk from George Square (City Centre). Meet your guide Daniel, by the Terracotta fountain
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    Glasgow Green
    Stop: 20 minutes
    Start your tour at Glasgow Green
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  • You'll end at
    Equestrian statue of the Duke of Wellington, Glasgow
    16 Royal Exchange Square, Glasgow G1 3AG, UK
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Departure Point
People's Palace, Greens, Templeton St, Glasgow G40 1AT, UK
Duration
1h 30m
Return Details
Equestrian statue of the Duke of Wellington, Glasgow, 16 Royal Exchange Square, Glasgow G1 3AG, UK
Inclusions
  • licensed guide
Exclusions
  • Coffee and/or Tea
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Ann Marie D wrote a review Oct 2020
Motherwell, United Kingdom8 contributions3 helpful votes
We had an excellent tour with Daniel and learned a lot about our home city of Glasgow as well as Daniel’s lived experience It provides a unique opportunity to see and think about the city through a new lens Daniel was confident and interesting with a great sense of humour and
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Cat wrote a review Sep 2020
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Brilliant tour of Glasgow today, highly recommend. Tour guide, Daniel, was excellent and it was very interesting hearing his story and stories of the past. Definitely learned a lot and had a great day!
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Date of experience: September 2020
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colonsay4 wrote a review Sep 2020
Glasgow, United Kingdom61 contributions46 helpful votes
Very interesting and knowledgeable tour led by Daniel. Would recommend if you are interested in an alternative tour of life in Glasgow
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Date of experience: September 2020
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lyradyelnikcm wrote a review Sep 2020
tonsai9 contributions8 helpful votes
I must've been on a hundred city walking tours by now and this is comfortably the best. Daniel was so interesting and funny.
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Date of experience: September 2020
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Tina K wrote a review Mar 2020
Germany92 contributions37 helpful votes
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We do like the idea of Invisible Cities that's why we went on this tour. Daniel was great and it was so interesting to listen to his stories. The tour itself was about crime and punishment in Glasgow and he gave some insights in his previous life. Absolutely fantastic 2 hrs tour
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Date of experience: March 2020
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By: Invisible Edinburgh Tours
dianagR2055XC
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Brilliant Leith walking tour
Our guide Paul was super fun, he was very informative and passionate about the local area. We learned a lot about c
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Catherine R
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Outstanding!
Best tour I have ever experienced. Honest, informative and entertaining. Paul is authentic, knowledgable and charis
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ian70clark
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A virtual round up and Zoom quiz
Wow. Paul, one of the principal guides and Zakia, one of the founders, brought a big group of us together. Yes in t
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Elliespell
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Enjoyed it so much we did it again!
Royal Mile and Leith Tour We spent October 1/2 term in Edinburgh - introducing our teenagers to the City. We boo
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MeganVero
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Birthday tour in my home city
Unable to leave the city as planned for a birthday break, I decided to treat myself to a tour from the unforgettabl
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zoehop
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Invisible Knowledge from Paul!
Paul is a walking encyclopedia on Leith history, the Trainspotting era and generally Kings and Queens of Scotland -
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RonsonNicholls
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Fascinating and Fun
Had a great time touring the area with Paul and was thoroughly impressed by his knowledge of history (and of the Tr
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Merle94
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Halloween Night- learned a lot and was super fun!
Paul gave us a great virtual Halloween-themed “tour” of Edinburgh and quizzed us all. I learned a lot and had so mu
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LouiseK19
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Really informative and enjoyable tour
We went on Sonny's Crime and Punishment tour and thoroughly enjoyed it. Both my partner and I have lived in the cit
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Nicola D
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Halloween Zoom Party
Such a fun evening. Paul had so much knowledge to share on both Halloween and Edinburgh. He was a joy to chat with
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toriexplores
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Halloween fun
We did the Halloween Zoom tour with Paul and he was fantastic! Very knowledgeable on the history of Halloween, Edin
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gillmb2015
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A not to be missed tour for fans of Trainspotting!
Paul was friendly and very knowledgeable about the history of Leith and brought Trainspotting to life through the e
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Franytish
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Interesting tour of Leith
Paul was a great guide and our small group very much enjoyed his tour of Leith! Invisible Cities trains people affe
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Holly C
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Excellent tour
Excellent and informative tour. Tour guide Paul was very knowledgeable, I learned so much! Made a nice change disco
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NEXRAD
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Brilliant walking tour
Had a hugely entertaining time hearing Paul’s tales of Leith, both ancient and modern, interspersed with readings f
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