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Trades Hall of Glasgow

85 Glassford Street, Glasgow G1 1UH, Scotland
+44 141 248 5566
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The Trades Hall of Glasgow is a historical building dating back to the 1700's. It is still used for its original purpose as a meeting place for The Trades House. It is also a fantastic wedding venue, offering elegance and class, in the heart of the Merchant City. Hold your special day here and we will ensure it's all you dreamed it to be!
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good44%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“wedding venue” (2 reviews)
LOCATION
85 Glassford Street, Glasgow G1 1UH, Scotland
City Centre
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+44 141 248 5566
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"robert adam"
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"oldest building"
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"wedding venue"
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"beautiful building"
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Reviewed 23 March 2018

I am told that this is the second oldest building in Glasgow. The sign above states it was designed by Robert Adam and built in 1791. There is a lovely window to the left of the entrance displaying the coats of arms of several of...More

Thank johnnymac2017
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Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

What a place, steeped in the life of Glasgow and it's Trades. If you can manage grab a tour and absorb centuries of life stories through paintings, wall murals, photographs and artifacts. I'll be back.

Thank neil c
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Reviewed 21 June 2017

Visited on Glasgow Open doors day. You can see how the old trades were regulated and looked after. There is an old school section upstairs where traders children were educated. Lots of armorials

Thank bdenhow
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Reviewed 28 May 2017

The venue to small for the festival to cramped and busy and chaotic however the stalls were fab but could of been more and the food was lovely had a jackfruit pie a macaroni pizza carrot and maple syrup cake and gin ready to drink...More

Thank Carinaellie
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Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

I went to the Trades Hall for a Vegan Festival. The palace is very nice, with a lot of valuable and old furniture. It is, however, quite a small place for events that attract many people. Some rooms are claustrophobic, and when they're crowded you...More

Thank Tatjana S
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Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Have been here for a number of functions. The large hall never ceases to amaze me. There is so much to see, the history on the walls is amazing. I really must ask about a guided tour the next time I am there. It's a...More

Thank MIB-53
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Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Great place for events and functions. Beautiful building. Today there was a wine tasting event, smartly dressed valet at the door, interiors are chic.

Thank Amin A
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Reviewed 29 October 2016

Came to a function here for the anniversary ball for Radio Lollipop, fantastic old building with so much history, incredible venue for a function and the hall setting was amazing. Food was a bit of a let down, dry chicken and hard potato and drink...More

Thank stuart w
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Reviewed 10 October 2016

Attended a wedding here at the weekend and when i arrived the ceilings are massive and could not beleve how big the room was. The team did well setting this up and there was DJ on and photobooth too. Overall the staff i came across...More

Thank G_Inspector
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Reviewed 3 September 2016

I have attended a few functions here is the large hall upstairs. The inside is gorgeous and all the portraits around are interesting and it still has that feel of history about it. Well worth a visit.

Thank GLASGOWSBNB
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lunanglasgow
23 October 2015|
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Response from TradesHall | Property representative |
Hello and thank you very much for your question. We are open at weekends when there is a function on and also during the week. Feel free to get in touch if you would like to book a guided tour and we will do our best to... More
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