Mackintosh and Glasgow Tour Leaflets
Welcome to the series of downloadable walking tours developed by the Mackintosh Heritage Group. These will introduce you to Mackintosh’s architectural heritage and the wider architectural riches of Glasgow, a city described by John Betjeman as the finest Victorian city in the world. Click on the tour of interest below to find out more and download the maps.
You can also download the Glasgow Landmarks Leaflet to find out which three Mackintosh buildings were named in the city's Top 50 architectural landmarks and see the very best of Glasgow’s eight centuries of buildings, as selected by local people, visitors to the city and a panel of experts.
Glasgow Style and Modernity
This walk looks at some remarkable architecture in Glasgow created in the years around 1900 when the city was transforming itself into the self-proclaimed ‘Second City of the Empire’.
This walk will examine some of the best examples of Victorian and Edwardian commercial architecture in the city. Glasgow flourished, prospered and expanded in the 19th century.