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Sightseeing Glasgow

Are you planning a city break to Glasgow? Good idea! There are a thousand things to see and do in the city, so much that many of our staff and locals have lots left on their ‘things to do in Glasgow’ lists We have shopping, dining, historic sites, museums, galleries and so much more. We’ve put together a list of the best places to see in Glasgow, so you don’t miss any of the important parts.

Accommodation in Glasgow

Before you start adding to your bucket list, book the perfect accommodation in Glasgow. You’ll need somewhere central, with facilities and space that feels like home and great value for money. PREMIER SUITES Glasgow offers a home from home experience to guests, in the heart of the city close to all of the major attractions. Our suites are spacious and ideal for business, leisure, and family travel, close to shopping, restaurants and shops. Our best available rates and special offers are exclusively available on our website.

Things to do in Glasgow

Glasgow Mural Trail

One of the best ways to get to know a new city is to explore on foot and find some local art. Glasgow’s Mural Trail is a self-guided tour showing you some of the city’s best street art while helping you get your bearings. You’ll see art on some of the most impressive buildings and down some lesser-known streets giving you a great taste of Glasgow.

Glasgow Cathedral & Necropolis

The oldest cathedral on the Scottish mainland is a short walk from your accommodation in central Glasgow and is well worth the visit. The Glasgow Cathedral is an incredible example of Scottish Gothic architecture dating from the 12th century. The church is surrounded by the Necropolis, a peaceful and very interesting graveyard with many famous names within, including Saint Mungo the Patron Saint of Glasgow.

George Square

You won’t have far to go to enjoy the beautiful George Square in the heart of the city and home to our Glasgow serviced apartment accommodation. It’s the main square of Glasgow and one of six squares in the city. It’s named after King George III and has important buildings surrounding it, including the City Chambers and the Merchants House. You’ll also spy many statues of famous historic figures like Robert Burns and Sir Walter Scott.

Gallery of Modern Art (GoMA)

GoMA is the main contemporary art museum in Glasgow and contains works by many local and international artists. It’s a world-class art museum and a place for people to gather, to learn and to share ideas. Best of all its free and accessible for all. The exhibitions change semi-regularly so check their website to see what’s on during your visit. You might find yourself inspired by the creativity and innovation of we Glaswegians.

Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum

We are a creative people in Glasgow and have many beautiful buildings dedicated to art and history. One of the most impressive and popular is the stunning Kelvingrove. You could spend a whole day explaining the 22 galleries that have everything from space and animals to fine art and sculpture. The museum is set against the beautiful background of Kelvingrove Park, another addition to your Glasgow to-do list.

Sightseeing Bus Glasgow

Sightseeing buses are a great way to get around the city fast, Glasgow will soon be the first city in the world to operate a fully electric fleet of sightseeing buses. After a £4.5m boost, Glasgow’s sightseeing buses will be brand new and won’t rely on any fossil fuels to get visitors from A to B.  The tours run almost every day, year-round and visit key attractions like the ones mounted above giving a unique commentary in different languages. George Square is the first stop on the sightseeing bus route that has 21 stops in total.

Book your stay in PREMIER SUITES Glasgow to explore the city like a local. We’re a stone’s throw from many famous attractions and close to lots of unique experiences too. Find our best available rates, guaranteed, when you book using our official website.


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