~ TOP ATTRACTIONS IN GLASGOW ~

Glasgow as a city break destination most has everything for which you would wish. Bursting with personality, the city has stunning architecture, sensational attractions, a rich heritage, and an unrivalled choice of things to discover.

At any time of the day or night, Glasgow offers a wide range of things to do, places to visit and is home to some of the best cultural visitor attractions in Scotland. If you are a first-time visitor to Glasgow, there are some attractions that really are unmissable in Glasgow.

Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum

Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum

Approx. 15 minutes by foot from the Acorn Hotel.

Always at the top of most visitors list of places to visit in Glasgow, Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum can be found in an iconic red sandstone building, adjacent to Kelvingrove Park. The museum features 22 themed galleries displaying an incredible 8000 objects. Although prebooking is no longer required, face coverings remain mandatory in public buildings to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience for all. Admission is free.

The Riverside Museum and Tall Shop

Riverside Museum of Transport and Travel

Approx. 15 minutes by foot from the Acorn Hotel.

An award-winning transport museum, it has an interesting number of objects on display, over 3,000 in fact, and these include skateboards to locomotives, paintings to prams and cars to a stormtrooper. Do make sure you allow quite a few hours for this attraction, as you lose yourself in time from the moment you walk through its doors. Outside, you will find the Tall Shop, Glentee, the UK’s only floating Clyde-built sailing shop. The kids will love it!

City Centre Mural Trail

Self-guided and guided tours available

Self-guided and guided tours available

As you walk around the streets, lanes, nooks, and crannies of Glasgow you will certainly see the volume of street or urban art that has been created by talented street artists. One of the most popular attractions is to enjoy a Walking Tour in Glasgow or the Mural Trail.

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