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Mitchell Library, Glasgow

Categories: Libraries, Traveler Resources
Inspirock Rating:
4.5/5 based on 300+ reviews on the web
Explore this Glasgow landmark, one of Europe’s largest public libraries. This distinctive Edwardian building holds over one million items. Mitchell Library houses the Glasgow City Archives, and its collections are among the world’s best resources for genealogy research. Search through the records with the help of library staff and investigate your own family’s past. The library is home to many public access computers and free Wi-Fi. Take a break in the Herald Cafe Bar, which serves drinks, light meals, and snacks. Using our world travel planner, Glasgow attractions like Mitchell Library can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • The library service is excellent. The cafe is very good. If you get to a show at the theater it is lovely - small, well tiered comfortable seating. maybe not a must see but the splendid big building i...  read more »
  • popped in at night and went to the cafe. the male member of staff didn't acknowledge us once and continued speaking to a female who wasn't actually buying anything... after standing for a few minutes ...  read more »
  • Went for an afternoon show of 'the dolls' The show was excellently funny. The theatre was such a lovely size and layout with a bar. 
  • I organised a visit today...for a research on my family history...Staff are a AMAZING...a credit to Mitchell Library. Thank you
  • new books are needed. pointless for university studies. Some staff are helpful
  • So nice and quite place for both children and adults to read book there.
  • Such an amazing place.
  • I like this place, so arranged, with all the facilities
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