Best Time To Visit Glasgow

The peak travel months to Glasgow are during the months of June, July, August.

Glasgow is famed for its Victorian and art nouveau architecture. Today it’s a national cultural hub, home to institutions including the Scottish Opera, Scottish Ballet and National Theatre of Scotland. It has acclaimed museums and a thriving music scene.

Glasgow’s grand Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum fills a red-sandstone Victorian castle. The Burrell Collection, in Pollok Country Park, shows art and antiquities donated to the city by a local shipping magnate. The Clyde Waterfront incorporates the futuristic Glasgow Science Centre with interactive displays. Pedestrianised Buchanan Street has upmarket boutiques, and the East End is home to the sprawling ‘Barras’ weekend flea market.

Map of Glasgow