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The Lighthouse
The Lighthouse

The Lighthouse

10.09 reviews
Sights and Museums, Historic Site, Lighthouse
Ranked #10 in Glasgow things to do
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11 Mitchell Ln, Glasgow G1 3NU, UK
+44 141 276 5365
http://www.thelighthouse.co.uk/
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Another Charles Rennie Mackintosh designed building, this museum and art gallery is completely free to enter (although some special exhibitions may charge a fee). There are two ... Read more
main towers, one with a lift and one with a serial staircase. Both offer fantastic views across the city centre. For architectural merit go for the lighthouse tower with the spiral stairs, just be ready for the climb.

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St. Petersburg

This is a wonderful place to visit and climb up to the top (or take a lift to another view) and take in the exhibits. Really need to plan time to take it all in. Highly recommend.

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New York City

A must see gallery designed by architect Charles Rennie Mackintosh. Ascend the spiral staircase and see the stunning views in Glasgow and then check out the free art center whose exhibitions cover a range of design and architecture themes and the life and work of Mackintosh.

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Gallery and café within a Mackintosh building, on the top floor is a viewing terrace with views over the city rooftops

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Dublin

The whole building scream art, many galleries connected by the towers and the view is amazing, it was great in the daylight but at night looks stunning.

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Bangkok

The Lighthouse in Glasgow is one of these places that you simply can't miss when visiting the city. You can get to the top and take some awesome shots of Glasgow from the above. The best part is that the admission is free of charge, so you won't pay anything for that!

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Another Charles Rennie Mackintosh designed building, this museum and art gallery is completely free to enter (although some special exhibitions may charge a fee). There are two main towers, one with a lift and one with a serial staircase. Both offer fantastic views across the city centre. For architectural merit go for the lighthouse tower with the spiral stairs, just be ready for the climb.

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Vienna

Als Hafenstadt hat Glasgow nicht nur schöne Wasserfronten, sondern auch einen eindrucksvollen Leuchtturm, den ihr euch bei einem Besuch zur Küste unbedingt anschauen solltet.
Rund um das Bauwerk kann man toll Spaziergänge unternehmen und besonders schön ist ein Trip hierher früh morgens oder zum Sonnenuntergang.

Im Inneren gibt es zudem eine Ausstellung und der Blick von oben ist umwerfend schön.

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