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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

University
“Founded in 1451, the University is the fourth oldest in the UK and the second oldest in Scotland, and has more listed buildings than any other university in the UK. You’ll be walking in the footsteps of some of the world’s most renowned visionaries, from economist Adam Smith to the pioneer of television John Logie Baird, and you’ll find out more about the University’s long tradition of innovation and excellence.”
  • 133 locals recommend
  • 1 Experience
Art Gallery
“Nice gallery, always well curated and interesting exhibitions, German Expressionism 1918-1919 at time of writing (July 2019). (free entry)”
  • 33 locals recommend
  • 1 Experience
University
“The University of Glasgow, Scotland, UK. The University of Glasgow is a major research-led university operating in an international context. Known for its stunning architectural building”
  • 14 locals recommend
Museum
“Fabulous MacKintosh designed building interior, museum and gallery by the University of Glasgow.”
  • 16 locals recommend
Establishment
“The beautiful home of Charles Mackintosh, the turn-of-the-century Scottish architect and artist who brought international fame to the city of Glasgow.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Museum
“My favourite museum, “palaeontology, geology, zoology, entomology, ethnography and numismatics”. “It is also home to highly acclaimed permanent galleries dedicated to our founder William Hunter Roman material from the Antonine Wall, the history of medicine in the West of Scotland and Lord Kelvin’s scientific instruments”. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Museum
“The beautiful home of Charles Rennie Mackintosh and his wife Margaret Macdonald who brought international fame to the City of Glasgow. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
University
“A must-visit, stuffed with human/animal anatomical & pathological specimens, models, instruments, & paintings. Large exhibition about Romans in Scotland. Oldest museum in Glasgow!”
  • 4 locals recommend
Establishment
“The Hunterian Museum in the main Glasgow university building is so worth a visit. The history of medicine etc and across the road in the Hunterian gallery there are some very fine Whistlers. Also interior of a Mackintosh house mocked up (you have to pay for the Mackintosh bit) the rest is free”
  • 2 locals recommend
Premise
  • 1 local recommends
  • 5 Experiences
College Classroom
Church
“Multi-faith chapel in the main university buildings. It's lovely inside and has the pews facing each across the aisle (rather than facing the front - just like at Wills and Kate's royal wedding”
  • 1 local recommends