Bring up the Bodies: A Free tour of the Old Burial Ground of Glasgow Cathedral which illustrates (with images) the influence the citizens of Glasgow had on Scottish, British and indeed World history. Times and duration of tours agreed on request.
BRING UP THE BODIES
From St Ninian in the 5th century to the late 19th century, the ground around the High Church of St Mungo has been a Burial Ground for the people of Glasgow
The lives of those interred reflect the history they lived through, the history they made or were influenced by. Explore the lives of:
Physicians and Surgeons
Political, educational reformers
Civic leaders in troublesome times
Glasgow West India Merchants
The Scots of the Diaspora
Private individual hosting free tours through the Old Burial Ground adjacent to Glasgow Cathedral, illustrating (with images) the lives of those interred and their reflection of Glasgow, Scottish history and British History.
08:00 to 21:00