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The Mackintosh House

82 Hillhead Street, Glasgow G12 8QE, Scotland
+44 141 330 4221
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This is a 'must go'

The interior of Charles Rennie Mackintosh and his wife Margaret Macdonald's house has been... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
SW London
Beautiful reconstruction of classic interior design.

Part of the Hunterian Art Gallery at the University of Glasgow. Reasonable admission charge plus... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Paul B
Blaby, United Kingdom
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The beautiful home of Charles Mackintosh, the turn-of-the-century Scottish architect and artist who brought international fame to the city of Glasgow.
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  • Average6%
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82 Hillhead Street, Glasgow G12 8QE, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The interior of Charles Rennie Mackintosh and his wife Margaret Macdonald's house has been painstakingly recreated as part of the Hunterian Art Gallery. A fascinating experience from which you can see how their work developed over the years in Glasgow. It's a beautiful house. Tours...More

Thank SageNYorkshire
Reviewed 1 week ago

Part of the Hunterian Art Gallery at the University of Glasgow. Reasonable admission charge plus guided tours if required.

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an absolute must for architecture fans but I think it's absolutely worth a quick visit for anyone who enjoys the Glasgow style. Plus, after any time at all in Glasgow, you'll be so familiar with Charles Rennie Mackintosh that I rather dare you...More

Thank RedheadedWanderer
Reviewed 17 November 2017

Elegant, peaceful, calming. We went to a wedding reception here and it was the perfect setting both inside and outside.

Thank N9346CEkathleenm
Reviewed 10 November 2017

What a little gem this is, particularly if you like the Arts and Crafts. We took a stroll over here after the Hunterian.

Thank Anthony L
Reviewed 10 November 2017

To see the collaborative work of CRM and his wife Margaret Macdonald was a long-held dream and I am thrilled to have finally made the trip to Glasgow. The short tour to see part of the Mackintosh house was highly informative and very enjoyable. Take...More

1  Thank Suzie_Anon
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Mackintosh had a huge influence on Glasgow and the wider Art Deco movement and his Glasgow "home" is therefore a must for anyone interested in the genre - well worth the entrance fee!

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Really enjoyed our visit, took a morning tour and the guide was excellent, pointing out all the details. He, however, went a bit OTT when I accidentally touched a chair when pointing at it!

Thank KathyDUSA
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Despite this being one of our top picks for our weekend in Glasgow, we ended up visiting during our last few hours in town. Well worth the five pounds admission fee, a beautiful and cared for and well preserved lasting testimony to the couples’ genius....More

Thank Jamie B
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Part of the Glasgow University Hungarian museum complex, this is the house in which CRM and his wife lived. They renovated it significantly, adding many of the features that would become trade marks in their works/buildings. There are experts in each room, very enthusiastic to...More

Thank Cmd2011
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Response from xstitchcat | Reviewed this property |
Not that I remember.
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Response from thursdaygirls | Reviewed this property |
We used the hop on hop off bus
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Response from Dr_Liaqat | Reviewed this property |
There is plenty of parking nearby as the attraction is in the university. You can park on the nearby streets where most students/faculty members park their cars - it will be empty on a Sunday. I am almost certain that tours... More