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Glasgow Sights

Queen's Cross Church

  • 870 Garscube Rd. Map It
  • West End
  • Religious Building/Site/Shrine

Updated 10/21/2013

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The only church Mackintosh designed houses the Charles Rennie Mackintosh Society Headquarters. It is the ideal place to learn more about the famous Glasgow-born architect and designer. Although one of the leading lights in the art nouveau movement, Mackintosh died in relative obscurity in 1928. The church has beautiful stained-glass windows and a light-enhancing, carved-wood interior. The center's library and shop provide further insight into Glasgow's other Mackintosh-designed buildings, which include Scotland Street School, the Martyrs Public School, and the Glasgow School of Art. The church sits near the junction of Garscube Road and Maryhill Road. A taxi is probably the best way to get here, but you can also take a bus toward Queen's Cross from stops along Hope Street or walk up Maryhill Road from the St. George's Cross subway station.

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870 Garscube Rd., Glasgow, Glasgow City, G20 7EL, Scotland

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Sight Details:

  • £4
  • Apr.–Oct., Mon., Wed., and Fri. 10–5; Nov.–Mar., Mon., Wed., and Fri. 10–4

Updated 10/21/2013


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