Visit Glasgow

Glasgow is a city of many talents. From world class museums and galleries, to amazing agriculture, stunning scenic spots and a lively music scene, make sure you explore all that the city has to offer this October. 

Thinking of extending your stay in Glasgow? Check out what is on during the week of this year’s conference (Monday 28 September – Sunday 04 October 2020): 

Cultural activites

  • Curious about Glasgow: explore the city centre and enjoy discovering some of Glasgow’s “hidden treasures” on one of the heritage walks, find out more here

  • Domestic Bliss: this new exhibition brings together works from Glasgow Museums’ featuring work from 27 artists, find out more here

  • Historic Tours of Glasgow University: the University of Glasgow is the fourth oldest university in the English-speaking world, take a tour around the university’s most significant spots, find out more here

Food and shopping

  • Merchant Square Craft & Design Fair: held every weekend, this fair hosts some of Glasgow’s best crafers, from candles, handcrafted jewellery to baby clothes and photography, find out more here

  • Platform at Argyle St Arches: Some of Scotland’s best independent street food traders set up stalls every Friday and Saturday, find out more here

  • Bridgeton Cross Retail Market: Browse stalls and grab a bargain at the biweekly City Markets, find out more here


  • Celtic – The Musical: Featuring songs that have been sung around Celtic Park for year’s – performed by a live band, find out more here

  • Cahoots at Sweeney’s on the Park: Regular live music every Saturday 4pm – 7pm, find out more here

Family activities

  • Clip n’Climb or Glasgow Climbing Centre: both offer great climbing activities for children, find out more here

  • Take 2: Family-Friendly Films: Check out Glasgow Film Theatre’s weekly Take 2 Family-Friendly film Screenings, find out more here

For more information on Glasgow activities please visit: whasonglasgow or visitscotland

Or download 10 things to do in Glasgow, Explore the west end, Explore the city centre from the Glasgow Convention Bureau


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