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University of Glasgow

University Avenue | West End, Glasgow G12 8QQ, Scotland
+44 141 330 2000
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University Avenue | West End, Glasgow G12 8QQ, Scotland
+44 141 330 2000
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Reviewed September 3, 2015

This is a must see when visiting Glasgow. Spend time walking in the quadrangles and under the cloisters. Stand at the front of the building and take in the views of Glasgow and the Clyde Valley. Reflect on the great men and women who have...More

Thank Lekhali
Reviewed September 1, 2015

The Hunterian Museum is very interesting. The cloisters are worth a visit and then there is the zoology department.

Thank Artdeco11255
Reviewed September 1, 2015

As the university sits on a hill above Glasgow its a real landmark building. There are good views from it across the west end and you can wander through some of the courtyards and buildings.

Thank Martha M
Reviewed August 31, 2015

A lovely place to just walk around. Great views - make sure you spend a little time here; it's worth it. Chapel is lovely so make sure you see that too.

Thank Aussie2424
Reviewed August 30, 2015 via mobile

University of Glasgow old buildings are a magnificent work of art. They have stood the test of time and still appreciated today. The chapel is also an ideal venue for wedding ceremonies.

Thank Kittles30
Reviewed August 30, 2015

Being the fourth oldest university in the English-speaking world, the school's gothic architecture, tall towers and turrets make it feel as if you actually are in the Harry Potter film set. The campus has its own church and museum, visitors can visit there without extra...More

Thank Chen Y
Reviewed August 29, 2015

One of glasgows most famous sites Glasgow university sits in glasgows west end. The main page inversion building is simply stunning with it's cloisters their absolute gem!

Thank Philip R
Reviewed August 29, 2015

We wandered with guide book in hand, meandering through history, elegant architecture, scholastic gems and a place of great character. The campus is compact with external and internal things to see, with special places in the quadrangle and library. Not far away is the Hunterian...More

Thank bukbuk51
Reviewed August 27, 2015

Take one of the tours - good, interesting information, usually with knowledgeable and informative students as guides.

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Reviewed August 27, 2015 via mobile

A very beautiful building, also located in a beautiful section of the city, would recommend a walk down Ashton lane, lovely uni! Would recommend for tourist if your in to that kind of thing

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Considering lunch with a group of 12--will you take separate checks which we prefer? Thank you.
June 9, 2015|
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Response from Bob M | Reviewed this property |
Take a short 10 minute walk down the hill to Byres Road or Ashton Lane, which is a more boutique dining experience, and eat there. Just tell the server you want separate checks before you order. Hope this helps Bob
how to book for a tour of university of Glasgow with a student on a Sunday in August?
April 23, 2015|
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Response from DPC14 | Reviewed this property |
Please go to the Glasgow University website and it has a tour. Block your time there.