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MacKintosh by Subway & Tea with Miss Cranston - Private Glasgow Tours for the Inquiring Mind

From £64.95 per adult

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January — December

TOUR 3 Discover Glasgow - with history, architecture, insight and, perhaps, tea. Specialist tours examining fascinating aspects of 'the best-preserved Victorian city centre in Europe'. Walk; learn; ride the subway; take tea!

A comprehensive tour, by the world's third-oldest subway (1896), of the buildings of Charles Rennie Mackintosh, ending with tea/coffee, scone, cream and jam at the 'Willow Tea Rooms', his design masterpiece for Miss Cranston (1903). Sites visited are: Daily Record building, Glasgow Herald building, Buchanan Street tea rooms, Ingram Street tea rooms (site of), Argyll Street tea rooms, Scotland Street school, Queen's Cross church, Mackintosh's own house (Hunterian museum), Lady Artists' club (external), Glasgow School of Art (post- fires), Willow tea rooms.

Duration approximately 5 hours. From £64.95 inclusive of transport, admissions, food & drink.

All tours are illustrated throughout with a wealth of photographs, many of Victorian Glasgow, as well as old drawings, bringing the past to life. .


1. Email:

2. Call +44, or 0 with a UK sim, 777 995 7922 or +44, or 0 within the UK, 141 321 8485

Please simply state tour choice, number in party, and preferred date.

Contact details

Glasgow Specialist Tours
292 Mearns Road
Newton Mearns,
East Renfrewshire
United Kingdom.
G77 5LY
Glasgow Glasgow City Centre
Minibus Train Walking
Bespoke Large Group (31+) Medium Group (17-30) Private Small Group (1-16)

Tour prices


  • £64.95 Per Adult


Tour company information

Glasgow Specialist Tours

Specialist walking tours of Glasgow for those with an inquiring mind. To book email or call/text 0 (+44) 777 995 7922 or 0141 321 8485

Opening times

All tours available at times to suit you, by arrangement, Monday to Sunday.