Parks & gardens

  • The Necropolis is a Victorian garden cemetery full of wonderful architecture, sculpture and fascinating stories.

    Glasgow Necropolis

    The Necropolis is a Victorian garden cemetery full of wonderful architecture, sculpture and fascinating stories.
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    Rating: 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)
  • By far the oldest park in Glasgow, Glasgow Green is home to a number of big events each year, and to some of Glasgow's most prominent historical landmarks.

    Glasgow Green

    By far the oldest park in Glasgow, Glasgow Green is home to a number of big events each year, and to some of Glasgow's most prominent historical landmarks.
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    Rating: 3.7/5 (9 votes cast)
  • Originally created at the West End Park in 1852, Kelvingrove Park is a classic example of a Victorian Park, and includes 35 points of interest including monuments and beautiful flowers.

    Kelvingrove Park

    Originally created at the West End Park in 1852, Kelvingrove Park is a classic example of a Victorian Park, and includes 35 points of interest including monuments and beautiful flowers.
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    Rating: 4.0/5 (8 votes cast)
  • The Glasgow Botanic Gardens are reknowned worldwide for their impressive tropical and temperate plant collections from around the world.

    Glasgow Botanic Gardens

    The Glasgow Botanic Gardens are reknowned worldwide for their impressive tropical and temperate plant collections from around the world.
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    Rating: 4.2/5 (6 votes cast)
  • Voted the Best Park in Britain in 2007, and Europe's Best Park in 2008, Pollok Country Park really is well worth a visit.

    Pollok Country Park

    Voted the Best Park in Britain in 2007, and Europe's Best Park in 2008, Pollok Country Park really is well worth a visit.
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    Rating: 3.9/5 (7 votes cast)
  • The People's Palace is Glasgow's social history museum and a chance to see the story of the people and city of Glasgow from 1750 to the present.

    The Peoples Palace and Winter Gardens

    The People's Palace is Glasgow's social history museum and a chance to see the story of the people and city of Glasgow from 1750 to the present.
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    Rating: 4.1/5 (7 votes cast)
  • Boasting formal gardens and open parkland in which to relax and take in wome wonderful views of Glasgow, this extensive park has many features and facilities to tempt visitors to its grounds.

    Bellahouston Park

    Boasting formal gardens and open parkland in which to relax and take in wome wonderful views of Glasgow, this extensive park has many features and facilities to tempt visitors to its grounds.
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    Rating: 3.0/5 (10 votes cast)
  • Chatelherault is a 500 acre country park and restored William Adam hunting lodge with visitor centre.  The park is comprised of ten miles of footpath in historic landscape of the Avon River gorge, including ancient oaks, extensive semi-natural woodland and a huge variety of wildlife.

    Chatelherault Park

    Chatelherault is a 500 acre country park and restored William Adam hunting lodge with visitor centre. The park is comprised of ten miles of footpath in historic landscape of the Avon River gorge, including ancient oaks, extensive semi-natural woodland and a huge variety of wildlife.
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    Rating: 3.9/5 (26 votes cast)
  • Mugdock Country Park is both beautiful and historical, and there is always something for the kids to do.  No matter whether you are looking for a jaunt in the countryside, a bit of Glasgows heritage or to simply tire the kids out, there is definitely something to do at Mugdock.

    Mugdock Country Park

    Mugdock Country Park is both beautiful and historical, and there is always something for the kids to do. No matter whether you are looking for a jaunt in the countryside, a bit of Glasgows heritage or to simply tire the kids out, there is definitely something to do at Mugdock.
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    Rating: 4.3/5 (6 votes cast)