Map of The Lighthouse




The Lighthouse
The Lighthouse, Scotland's first, dedicated, national centre for architecture and design, was opened by HM Queen Elizabeth in 1999, a renamed, £13 million conversion of Charles Rennie Mackintosh's 1895 Glasgow Herald newspaper office. [more...]


Directions
By Tube:
Buchanan Street Station, exit to Buchanan Street and follow street signs to The Lighthouse.

By Rail:
Queen Street and Central Station are 5 minutes walk away.

By Bus:
Buchanan Street Bus Station provides links from within Scotland to Glasgow.

By Air:
Regular bus service from Glasgow and Edinburgh Airports to Buchanan Street Bus Station and Queen Street Station. Trains from Prestwick Airport terminate at Central Station.

By Road:
From Edinburgh follow the M8 and signs for the city centre. Enter the city via junction 19, heading onto Bothwell Street. At the end of Bothwell Street turn left onto Hope Street. Take the second right onto West George Street and then the second right onto West Nile Street. West Nile Street leads onto Mitchell Street, where The Lighthouse is clearly visible.
From England, follow the M6, which becomes the M74. On the south side of Glasgow take the M73 then almost immediately the M8 into the city centre (be careful not to take the Glasgow East or South cut-offs). Follow the instructions as per Edinburgh for The Lighthouse.

What's near The Lighthouse

Attractions:
  Hutchesons' Hall  <1 Mile
  Glasgow Police Museum  <1 Mile
  Gallery of Modern Art  <1 Mile
 
Towns:
  Glasgow  1 Mile
  Maryhill  2 Miles
  Kings Park  3 Miles
more towns near The Lighthouse...
 
Bed and Breakfast:
  Craigpark Guest House  1 Mile
  McLays Guest House  1 Mile
  University of Glasgow  2 Miles
 
Self Catering:
  Barony Apartments  <1 Mile
  The Library Apartment  <1 Mile
  Glasgow Vacation Apartments  2 Miles
more self catering near The Lighthouse...
 
Campsites:
  Trossachs Holiday Park  19 Miles
  Cobleland Caravan & Camping Site  20 Miles
  Cashel Caravan & Camping Site  23 Miles
TIC: Dunblane Tourist Information Centre     Tel: 01786 824428  24 Miles


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