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Holmwood House (NTS)

Cathcart, Glasgow, G44 3YG

Built for James Couper, mill owner, in 1857-58, Holmwood is possibly the finest domestic design by Alexander 'Greek' Thomson.

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Forth and Clyde Canal

Dumbarton, North Dunbartonshire, Scotland, UK

Linking Grangemouth on the Firth of Forth to Bowling on the Clyde, the canal opened in 1790. It closed to freight traffic…

Crookston Castle (HS)

Pollok, Glasgow, Scotland, UK

The altered ruin of an unusual 15th-century castle, consisting of a central tower with four square corner towers.

Tenement House (NTS)

Garnethill, Glasgow, G3 6QN

Glasgow, more than any Scottish city, is associated with tenements. This first-floor flat is a typical late Victorian…

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Provand's Lordship

Glasgow, G4 0RB

Provand's Lordship is the oldest house in Glasgow, set in the heart of the most ancient part of the city.

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Pollok House and Country Park (NTS)

Glasgow, G43 1AT

Pollok House built in the elegant 18th century style for the Maxwell family.

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The Tall Ship at Riverside

Glasgow, G3 8RS

Built at Port Glasgow in 1896, she is one of only 5 Clydebuilt sailing ships remaining afloat in the world.

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The Lighthouse

Glasgow, G1 3NU

The Lighthouse - Scotland's Centre for Architecture and Design.

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Antonine Wall Bearsden (HS)

Bearsden, Glasgow, Scotland, UK

This Roman fort has a well preserved bath house.

Glasgow Cathedral

Glasgow, G4 0QZ

This great building is the only mediaeval cathedral on the Scottish mainland to have survived the Reformation of 1560...

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Glasgow City Chambers

Glasgow, G2 1DU

In the very heart of Glasgow stands one of the city's most important and prestigious buildings - the City Chambers.

Govan Old Parish Church

Govan, Glasgow, G51 3UU

Inside Govan church is one of the finest collections of Early Christian stones in Scotland. They date from 900 - 1200 AD and...

Glasgow Necropolis

Glasgow, G4 0UZ

Adjacent to Glasgow Cathedral, this spectacular cemetery is renowned for it's beautifully designed tombs and excellent views.

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Queen's Cross Church

Glasgow, G20 7EL

Mackintosh Queen's Cross is one of Glasgow's hidden architectural gems.

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1 Holmwood House (NTS) Cathcart, Glasgow, G44 3YG 4 stars
2 Forth and Clyde Canal Dumbarton, North Dunbartonshire, Scotland, UK
3 Crookston Castle (HS) Pollok, Glasgow, Scotland, UK
4 Tenement House (NTS) Garnethill, Glasgow, G3 6QN 4 stars
5 Provand's Lordship Glasgow, G4 0RB 3 stars
6 Pollok House and Country Park (NTS) Glasgow, G43 1AT 3 stars
7 The Tall Ship at Riverside Glasgow, G3 8RS 4 stars
8 The Lighthouse Glasgow, G1 3NU
9 Antonine Wall Bearsden (HS) Bearsden, Glasgow, Scotland, UK
10 Glasgow Cathedral Glasgow, G4 0QZ
11 Glasgow City Chambers Glasgow, G2 1DU
12 Govan Old Parish Church Govan, Glasgow, G51 3UU
13 Glasgow Necropolis Glasgow, G4 0UZ
14 Queen's Cross Church Glasgow, G20 7EL

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