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The Necropolis, Glasgow's Victorian City of the Dead, is a vast and grand cemetery modeled on Père-Lachaise in Paris. Described as one of the most significant cemeteries in Europe, it is a major visitor attraction and patrolled by Park Rangers...more
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One of the most ornate graveyards I've ever visited where all the great and good of Glasgow are buried overlooking the city.
There are great views of the city and cathedral from here and lots of ornate graves.
Visited here for the first time ever last month and loved every second. The architecture of the gravestones, tombs and monuments are just stunning. Very peaceful and quiet atmosphere. Luckily I only live 20 minutes or so away so I can visit again whenever. Great...More
We arrived at Glasgow Cathedral after hours, so we took a walk through the Necropolis. It sits up on a hill overlooking the city. You get a great view of the city from here, and can see a lot of history in the cemetery. Many...More
While participating in Showcase Scotland / Celtic Connections last week, we took a break from the music at Drygate Brewery to visit the Necropolis. What an amazing place. The monuments, the history, the beautiful sights made this a breath of fresh air during a long...More
During a 4 day trip to Edinburgh I made a one day trip to Glasgow.. just for the change of scenery. One of the places I visited was the Necropolis. I didn't know much about the place but just that it was a burial ground...More