Culture Vultures, First Timers
Explore the life, works, and tales of Glasgow’s most famous designer, architect, and artist. Join this unique tour as you wander the streets of Mackintosh’s home city. Here you can experience and witness his lasting legacy.
With your expert guide, you will take a deeper look at his life, marriage, influences, and incredible expertise. This tour visits some of his most famous works that still stand to this day and takes you to his first married home. Discover more as you find some lesser-known treasures along the way.
During the tour, you will learn about the temperance movement of times, a social movement against the consumption of alcoholic beverages. This development inspired Mrs. Cranston, Glasgow’s leading tea shop entrepreneur, who commissioned Mackintosh to design her famous tearooms.
The two-hour tour finishes at one of these tea rooms; Mackintosh at the Willow on Sauchiehall Street. Here you can view the iconic designs firsthand and explore their extensive exhibition.
All ages welcome. Kids go free, just book your adult tickets!
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