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The Mackintosh House

82 Hillhead Street, Glasgow G12 8QE, Scotland
+44 141 330 4221
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Art, Art more exquisite Art

Mackintosh is an icon of the Scottish culture. Exquisite designs, he was really an innovator, a... read more

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LadyMalbec
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Winnipeg
Wonderful

Went on a trip with the Mackintosh group. Not disappointed. Lovely to see His and Maragret... read more

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MargRich18
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Northampton, 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.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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82 Hillhead Street, Glasgow G12 8QE, Scotland
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+44 141 330 4221
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Reviewed yesterday

Mackintosh is an icon of the Scottish culture. Exquisite designs, he was really an innovator, a creative soul and you can tell why is the pride of any Scot! A great visit if you enjoy ANY kind of art, or history

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Reviewed yesterday

Went on a trip with the Mackintosh group. Not disappointed. Lovely to see His and Maragret MacDonald's work. So different from the work at 78 Derngate, Northampton.

Thank MargRich18
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a stunning recreation of the first home where Mackintosh and his wife, also an artist whom he met at the Glasgow School of Art, first lived. It is a stunning place, spotlighting his unique and classic art nouveau and deco styles. This is...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Wonderful idea to see furniture and art inside a house setting rather than seeing as museum pieces. Gives more life to the pieces. I would have liked to have seen the inside of some pieces like the wardrobes and it is a shame there are...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Situated at the Hunterian Art Gallery in Glasgow University. Open Tuesday - Saturday (10 - 5pm) and Sunday (10 - 4pm). Closed Mondays. Admission £6. Concession £3. Unfortunately I wasn’t aware of the guided tours weekday mornings as I would have liked to have learnt...More

Thank BertieK_11
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely adored it! Each and every object is stunning and the use of light is amazing. I recommend it to all friends visiting Glasgow.

Thank juliaedgar
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The house is a reconstruction of the original house wher he lived with his wife in the beginning of the XXth century. Mr Mackintosh deeply explored the vertical lines and the curves of the art nouveau movement. You can feel his geniality all over the...More

Thank afagundes
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Must see for a Mackintosh fan. Nearly all of the furniture and fittings original - apparently only a couple of pieces of furniture are copies. Timeless style - what a man. Only small - it’s house sized!!!! But what a house - revolutionary in its...More

1  Thank John L
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

For art nouveau lovers. The house is renewed to original style. Interior is great. No photos are allowed. Beware as the shop actually closes before 5 PM.

Thank CZEkki
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Located close to the University of Glasgow, it is really a must for interior design and architecture fans. Not crowded, as only a limited number of people allowed at a time. Don't miss it.

Thank Jvalant
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slimmergirl
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Response from juliaedgar | Reviewed this property |
No, but try Kember and Jones on Byers road, 5-10 minute walk away.
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Response from thursdaygirls | Reviewed this property |
We used the hop on hop off bus
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Christopher B
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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
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