Doors Open Days 2015
GSA Tours

Event Type:

GSA Tours


Window on Mackintosh visitor centre 164 Renfrew Street G3 6RF


14 Sep 2015 - 20 Sep 2015
Mon - Sun, 10:00 - 16:30



Join a free City Walking Tour
and visit the Graduate Degree Show in the Reid building

Doors Open Days 2015

Event info

The Glasgow School of Art: Doors Open Day programme 2015

***Bookings will open on the 26th of August at 10am ***

The Glasgow Style City Walking Tour:
Saturday 19th September: 10.15am, 1.15pm
Sunday 20th September: 10.15am, 1.15pm
Free tickets, booking advised.

Discover architecture from the turn-of-the-century Victorian greats to Mackintosh's innovative designs and his contemporaries working in the Glasgow Style of Art Nouveau with our knowledgeable student guides.

The Glasgow Miracle City Walking Tour:
Saturday 19th September: 11.15am, 2.15pm
Sunday 20th September: 11.15am, 2.15pm
Free tickets, booking advised.

Brush up on contemporary art, design and architecture in the city and explore Glasgow's creative regeneration, from 1970's to present day as our talented student guides reveal the story behind the 'Miracle'.

Graduate Degree Show in the Reid Building: 
Monday 14th - Friday 18th September: Open 10am - 4.30pm
Free entry, no booking required.

Explore the lower floors of the Reid Building and view innovative work by our graduating students.

Window on Mackintosh Visitor Centre and GSA Shop
Monday 14th - Sunday 20th September: Open 10am - 4.30pm
Free entry, no booking required.

Uncover the history of The Glasgow School of Art from 1845 to present day in our state of the art visitor centre. Access is restricted to the Window on Mackintosh visitor centre on Saturday and Sunday, with only external City Walking Tours running, due to Graduate degree show de-stall work taking place in the building.

We recommend booking to avoid disappointment as spaces are limited to 20 per tour. There will be 10 walk in places per tour to be claimed on the day, offered on a first come first served basis daily. 

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.

View Glasgow's Doors Open Days website for updates on the release of their full programme of open buildings, tours, walks, talks and events.

Find out about Doors Open festivals and heritage days across Europe.

Remember a tour isn't just for Doors Open, we run Mackintosh at the GSA Tours 7 days a week all year round including throughout Doors Open Week, see Timetables and Tickets or pop in to joina tour. Check our full timetable for the Glasgow Style and Glasgow Miracle City Walking Tours, running throughout the year, and our new Reid Building Tour which departs from our Window on Mackintosh visitor centre every Saturday at 3pm.