The Window on Mackintosh visitor centre & GSA Shop are open 10am - 4.30pm, 7 days, all year round including public bank holidays.

Seasonal closure 4.30pm 22 December 2016 until 10am 5 January 2017.

Discover Charles Rennie Mackintosh’s famous furniture designs and the history of his architectural masterwork, with The Glasgow School of Art's award-winning student-led guided tours.

Join a daily 'Mackintosh at the GSA' tour to investigate the story of the Mackintosh building and architect Charles Rennie Mackintosh's journey at The Glasgow School of Art from student to master designer. Uncover Mackintosh’s famous designs with exclusive access to GSA’s new furniture gallery and discover his ideas, influences and relationships with our knowledgable guides.

Please note there is no access to the interiors of the Mackintosh building whilst restoration is underway.

We recommend booking to avoid disappointment as spaces are limited to 20 per tour.

Book online until 8am on the day of the tour to ensure availability of your selected date and time slot, and receive instant email confirmation. Same day bookings after 8am and reservations for up to a week in advance can be made on +44 (0)141 353 4526 or in person at the Window on Mackintosh Visitor Centre. 

Tours run daily to the following schedule.
Please select tour departure time below and click to book:

1 - 30 April 2016   11am                                   3pm
1 - 31 May 2016   11am                 1pm                 3pm
1 - 30 June 2016   11am                 1pm                 3pm
1 - 31 July 2016   11am 1pm 2pm 3pm
1 - 31 August 2016   11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm
1 - 30 September 2016   11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm
1 - 31 October 2016   11am       3pm
1 - 30 November 2016   11am       3pm
1 - 22 December 2016   11am        3pm
5 - 31 January 2017   11am        3pm
1 - 28 February 2017   11am        3pm
1 - 31 March 2017   11am        3pm

* Use of the passenger lift for visitors participating in a Mackintosh at the GSA tour can be arranged by contacting or +44 (0)141 353 4526 at least seven days in advance of the visit. *

Tours last 45 minutes. 

All tickets are held under the booking name and issued on the day of the tour from the Window on Mackintosh Visitor Centre. Please arrive 10 minutes prior to tour departure time to pick up your tickets, as latecomers cannot be admitted to join the tour once commenced.


Adults: £7.00
Seniors (over 60's): £5.75
Students (with valid student ID): £5.75
Under 18s: £3.50
Under 5s: free 

Please note a fee of up to 70p per ticket is applied by Eventbrite for online bookings to cover order and credit card processing.

Bookings can be moved subject to availability or refunded until 48 hours before tour departure time after which tickets become non-refundable. To change or cancel a tour booking please contact us at or call +44(0)141 353 4584. Our full terms and conditions can be found here.