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Glasgow Cathedral, Glasgow

Categories: Sacred & Religious Sites, Historic Sites, Tourist Spots
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4.3/5 based on 1,400+ reviews on the web
The historically rich Glasgow Cathedral is an exceptional example of gothic architecture that has served as a place of worship for over 800 years. Explore where the patron saint of Glasgow, Saint Mungo, is believed to have built his church in the 6th century, and venture into the crypt where his tomb stands. As you walk through the aisles, marvel at one of the finest post-war collections of stained-glass windows to be found in Britain. Cathedral guides, identifiable by their blue robes, are happy to answer any of your questions or provide a tour. With an active congregation, the cathedral holds regular services you are welcome to join. Put Glasgow Cathedral at the forefront of your travel plans using our Glasgow vacation route planner.
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  • Very nice cathedral with wonderful stained glass windows. Huge organ, Gothic, especially the graveyard. 
  • We attended a lovely evensong in this beautiful cathedral. After having attended Evensong at Westminster, I was struck by the contrast. This service was simpler, more personal, and very welcoming. The...  read more »
  • The Cathedral is a must for those looking for a quiet and spiritual place. The Cathedral is central located and there's no entry fee although donations are appreciated! After you visit the Cathedral y...  read more »
  • Very well-maintained Gothic cathedral, open to the public. They have a great collection of stained glass, much of which seems to have been replaced/renewed in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
  • Beautiful Cathedral full of history, well worth a visit. Also has a very nice name sake beer after it's own patron.
  • Loved this place, unique architecture and history. Unfortunately when I went there it was happening some reforms.
  • It has a rich history. The gentleman working there was very helpful and offered us a brief explanation history lesson about the place. Really cool
  • Very nice gothic cathedral
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