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Glasgow Sights and Landmarks Guide, United Kingdom


Glasgow is amongst the most populous cities of the United Kingdom. It is situated on the River Clyde. The city of Glasgow is famous for its beautiful landmarks, architecture and sights. The city is also rich in heritage and culture.

There are many archeological wonders, museums, historical buildings and sights that attract millions of visitors every year. Some of the most popular architectures and sights of tourism are Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, Glasgow Tower, Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, Foster's Clyde Auditorium, Buchanan Street, City Center, The Theatre Royal, McLellan Galleries, Glasgow Film Theatre, Merchant City, West End and East End.

Wherever you go in Glasgow, you will find it a beautiful city full of gardens, theme parks, museums, theaters and historical buildings. There are so many sites and attractions in Glasgow that you can’t even explore without a guided tour of the city. Some of the most notable sights in Glasgow are listed below.

Kelvin Walkway

It is a large walkway place, which gets you through gardens, theme parks, business area and wildlife sanctuary. It also features a very famous golf course. While visiting it, you will also find Clyde Canal. Kelvin Walkway is popular place among visitors and joggers.

Hampden Park

Hampden Park features one of the oldest stadiums in the world. It has been operated since 1867. It also hosts Queen's Park Football Club. The stadium has the seating capacity for more than 150,000 people.

The Lighthouse

It is one of the most popular travel destinations in Glasgow. It is a wonderful architectural place established in 1999. It exhibits a number of educational workshops, conferences, events and converts every year.

Glasgow Necropolis

It is a very large cemetery and resting place for many revered dignitaries of Glasgow. It is situated near the River Clyde offers Hilltop views. The scenic views of the place entitle it the most beautiful place in the area.

Botanic Gardens

Botanic Gardens stated to exhibit herbs, shrubs and tropical plants in 1842. It also has Kibble Palace, which is regarded as the most spectacular building in the area. There are temperate plants, immaculate lawns and greenhouse trees where you can experience tropical rain forest.

City Chambersuau

The City Chambers is the most popular archeological site in Glasgow. It is an Italian Renaissance style building covers the George Square. It was inaugurated by Queen Victoria in 1888. It has a debating chamber, banqueting hall and conferencing rooms. Guided tours are also arranged throughout the week.

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