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Glasgow Green

90 Greendyke Street, Glasgow G1 5DB, Scotland
+44 141 552 1142
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One of the oldest and most historic parks in Scotland stretches from the Saltmarket at the High Court across to the Calton and Bridgeton districts, and was used mainly for sheep and cattle grazing until the nineteenth century.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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90 Greendyke Street, Glasgow G1 5DB, Scotland
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+44 141 552 1142
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Reviewed 4 days ago

park was great plenty of space for kids to run around. would come back again with our Rainbows even if it was raining

Thank Judith G
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We visited Glasgow Green while taking the Hop On - Hop Off bus tour of Glasgow. It is a great place to sit and watch the people go by and think about the history of Glasgow. This is a "must see" visit on a tour...More

Thank garda19
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Glasgow Green is kind of a must see. Oldest Park in the City, lot to see from Admiral Nelson's Monument to St.Andrew´s suspension bridge, Host of many events from music festivals to all kinds of sports. Also People's Palace and Winter Garden is right next...More

Thank Halkidis
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Maybe its because today was excellent weather, but park was pulsing with life. People jogging or sitting on the grass enjoying sunshine. Grass is very clean so we hadn't any problem finding place for our picnic. On the back end there is Winter garden (which...More

Thank Jakub K
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Reviewed 16 April 2018

We walked along the Broomielaw to Glasgow Green after breakfast one fine sunny morning. It was interesting to see the old parts of Glasgow which had been decimated by poorly thought out planning in the past alongside some beautiful buildings. However Glasgow Green itself was...More

Thank Jim D
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Reviewed 10 April 2018

Glasgow green is iconic for Glaswegians theres nothing to beat a stroll through this historic dear green place from the magnificent restored Doulton fountain to the Peoples Palace which have fabulous exhibits (even Billy Connellys( banana boots ) to the beautiful Winter Gardens which also...More

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Reviewed 4 April 2018

I recently took a walking tour of Glasgow with Walkaround Glasgow. Now walking through Glasgow Green is so much more enjoyable as so many points of interest have been highlighted to me and I now get a feeling of the history of the area. The...More

1  Thank polieli
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

Visited for a day out, was a pleasant environment, plus you can pop over to the People;s Palace museum which is free to enter. The Green spans from Merchat's city back to near the city centre and makes a nice cut through if you're journeying...More

Thank Kimmybear2013
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

It's great ,very green. Glasgow is green and white. Great place to hang out. You should go there Take all your friends. Get a ice cream[ in July ) Or a can of juice

Thank kentbhoy
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Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

I wouldn't have known anything about Glasgow Green if it wasn't for a monthly race called 3k On the Green, mostly involving wiry club runners. 5 mins to the race start I was lost and rushing, panicking even. I made it with just enough time...More

Thank major_rawls
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Response from EddieGlasgow | Reviewed this property |
Hi the nearest train station is Bridgton train station
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Elizabeth W
25 June 2017|
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Response from arran182 | Reviewed this property |
Hiya, I think it's Templeton Street that we park on when we go to the swing park at the green with the kids, but if you go onto the parkopedia website and type-in Glasgow Green then it'll show you where to park... More
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