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Guided Tour of the Original Willow Tea Rooms Building

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USD 10.00
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217 Sauchiehall St
217 Sauchiehall St, Glasgow G2 3EX, UKPlease come to the retail store in the adjoining building to the tearooms and collect your ticket. The tour begins outside the building.
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    Mackintosh at the Willow
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
    We’ve teamed up with the Charles Rennie Mackintosh Society to offer the first dedicated, city centre Mackintosh information and tours desk. The famous Tea Rooms first opened in 1903 and are of huge importance to Glasgow’s architectural and cultural heritage and are the only surviving Tea Rooms designed by Charles Rennie Mackintosh for local entrepreneur and patron Miss Kate Cranston. All tours are conducted by Charles Rennie Mackintosh Society volunteers and must be booked in advance to confirm availability.  The tour will cover all main spaces within the tearooms, highlighting the work undertaken by the restoration team, the important interiors within, and how the building relates to other Mackintosh works.   This tour includes private viewing of the exquisite Salon de Luxe and historic Billiard Room
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Departure Point
217 Sauchiehall St, Glasgow G2 3EX, UK
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Visited here yesterday and we weren’t disappointed. The tour was excellent as was our guide Megan who was lovely and really knew her stuff. She was happy to answer all of our questions and let us take pictures. The building is truly beautiful both inside and out. I loved hearing
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What a wonderful tour. This is a must see for anyone who lives in Glasgow or for any tourists that are visiting. The architecture and the detail from this renovation is superb with so much of the original artifacts in situ. Our guide was brilliant and answered all of our
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An amazing renovation of Mrs Cranstons tea room. Our guide was very knowledgeable and allowed plenty of time for questions and photographs. I was surprised that so much of the original was still in situ. Many thanks.
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The Mackintosh at the Willow tea rooms are an architecture and design must-see if you're visiting Glasgow. They are the product of two of the most creative minds of the twentieth century (Charles Rennie Mackintosh and Margaret Macdonald) and are an remarkable example of
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The Willow Tea Room was the highlight of a weekend in which we binged on Charles Rennie Mackintosh in Glasgow. Restored to its former glory, it is a fabulous example of his ingenuity and design. Our guide, Jade, was a clear enthusiast, and provided us with a fascinating hour
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  • Duration: 45m
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  • Languages Offered: English
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