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Glasgow arts guide

Alice Bain

Glasgow arts guide

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Published by Art Guide in London .
Written in English

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  • Glasgow (Strathclyde) -- Description -- Guide-books.

  • Edition Notes

    Maps on inside cover.

    StatementAlice Bain.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA890.G5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination211p. :
    Number of Pages211
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22239038M
    ISBN 100713630809
    OCLC/WorldCa18321432

    Kelvingrove Museum opened in and is a firm favourite with local people and visitors. It has stunning architecture and a family friendly atmosphere. Explore our 22 galleries and discover everything from art to animals, Ancient Egypt to Charles Rennie Mackintosh and so much more. We also have a changing programme of temporary exhibitions and. Click on the months below to find out more about what's on at Aberdeen Arts Centre and to book tickets, or browse the digital copy of our What's On Guide at the bottom of this page. Glasgow’s roots were established in the fishing/shipping industries centered around the river Clyde, but now the city has transformed from gritty industrialism into a trendy metropolis of the arts. Glasgow has earned the labels "liberal" and "edgy" – thanks to the modernism found in art galleries and architecture. Glasgow Cathedral is the oldest Cathedral in Scotland and the only one to survive the Scottish Reformation of the 15th century ally named as St. Kentigern's — but usually known as St. Mungos — it is the property of the Crown, rather than of any church and looked after by a government agency, Historic Environment Scotland. How this happened and what you can see here is all tied.


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