Historic Scotland

Opening times

1 Apr to 30 Sept:
Mon to Sat, 9.30am to 5.30pm
Sun, 1pm to 5pm
Last entry 5pm (Sunday 4.30pm)
Last entry to Lower Church 4.45pm (Sunday 3.30pm)

1 Oct to 31 Mar:
Mon to Sat, 10am to 4pm
Sun, 1pm to 4pm
Last entry 3.30pm
Last entry to Lower Church 3.15pm

Facilities

 

Access

Parking

A public car park is about 80m from the cathedral’s west door, on the opposite side of the High Street.

Approach to site

Access to the cathedral is over:

  • paving
  • lowered kerbs
  • cobbles

Monument

The west door entrance has a stair lift down into the nave. Use the call point or phone 0141 552 6891 to have the west door opened.

The main entrance, on the south side, has four stone steps up into the nave.

The nave is level with a smooth, slabbed floor.

Entry to the choir is up five stone steps or via the stair lift. The sacristy is up two steps and down eight.

The crypt is down 25 steps (with handrail).

The Blackadder aisle is down 25 steps (with handrails in places).

Toilets

Nearest adapted toilet is at St Mungo Museum, about 15m away.

Dogs

Assistance dogs are permitted at all our sites and within roofed areas.  

Dogs must be kept on a lead at all times and not left unattended. A no fouling rule applies at all our sites.

Visitors' dogs are not permitted at Glasgow Cathedral.

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