Glasgow Doors Open Day.

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13 – 19 September, 2021

Glasgow’s buildings are ready to re-open their doors…

Free Annual Festival Celebrating Glasgow’s Architecture, Culture and Heritage

Glasgow Doors Open Days Festival returns for 2021, and this time it’s going hybrid. After a year of social distancing and closed off spaces, Glasgow Doors Open Days Festival is celebrating the communities that bring people together in the heart of the city.

The festival returns this September, and this time it’s going hybrid. Glasgow’s heritage buildings can be explored both in-person and online.

From Monday 13th – Sunday 19th September, you can expect a diverse programme of physical tours, webinars, audio trails, specially commissioned short films and more!
** Bookings open Wednesday 1st September **
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REDISCOVER YOUR CITY IN-PERSON & ONLINE

Explore the Programme

Buildings Open No Bookings Required

Buildings Open – Optional Tours Require Booking

Buildings – Booking Essential

In Person Events – Details and Bookings

Book Digital Events

In Person Trails

Digital Trails

This year you can once again experience the wonder of walking into a building’s physical space while the best bits from 2020’s digital festival will be retained.

Some buildings are free to walk into, but there are others that require booking to visit. Your safety is important so social distancing will be maintained inside each venue.
Please see the programme to find out which buildings require booking before your visit.
If you’re not venturing out to public events just yet, or are planning to join from further afield, there are lots of ways that you can get involved:
– Tune in to webinars over Zoom
– Download audio tours on GuidiGO
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Listen to Glasgow Doors Open Days Radio

DOD new 24/7 broadcast

GLASGOW DOORS OPEN DAYS RADIO – OPEN CALL

Become part of the festival by submitting music, poetry, soundscapes, interviews or other audio and get featured on the all new Glasgow Doors Open Days Radio!

WHERE TO FIND Glasgow Doors Open Day ONLINE

 

 

Glasgow Doors Open Day 2021 – Arlington Baths Club

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18 Tours will take place on Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th September, 2021 Booking essential Tours Saturday and Sunday @ 10am, 10:30am, 11am, 11:30am, 12pm, 12:30pm, 1pm, 1:30pm, 2pm, 2:30pm, 3pm, 3:30pm, 4pm, 4:30pm Tour duration: 30 minutes Book at EventBrite Arlington Baths Club, 61 Arlington Street, Woodlands, Glasgow G3 6DT The Arlington Baths Club […]

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Sikorski Polish Club, Glasgow Doors Open Day 2019

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Sikorski Polish Club will take part in  Glasgow Doors Open Days Festival. 16 – 22 September, 2019 Sunday 22 September, 2019 Sixty minute talk at 2 p.m.about the Sikorski Club and Society. The Presentation will be for interested members of the public and is free. It will be given in the English language. Sikorski Polish […]

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Monday, September 16, 2019 | Filed under: Glasgow Doors Open Day

Arlington Baths Club Glasgow Doors Open Days 2019

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Free guided tours Saturday 21 & Sunday 22 September, 2019 Tours: Every half hour 10am – 4pm; Tour meeting point: Members Lounge ​ Booking not required About Arlington Baths Club Arlington Baths Club opened in 1871 and was the first private club of its kind in Europe. It is a fine example of Victorian architecture […]

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Tuesday, September 3, 2019 | Filed under: Events, Fairs, Festivals and Fundraisers, Glasgow Doors Open Day

Glasgow Doors Open Day Guided Tours at The Lighthouse

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Doors Open Days Guided Building Tours The Lighthouse 21st and 22nd September, 2019 12pm, 1pm, 2pm and 3pm This Doors Open Days The Lighthouse will be offering free guided building tours of The Lighthouse. The Lighthouse, 11 Mitchell Lane, Glasgow,  G1 3NU Learn more about the history of the building, Charles Rennie Mackintosh’s first public […]

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Glasgow Doors Open Day Kelvin Hall 2019

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Saturday, 21 September, 2019 Discover all there is to see and do at Kelvin Hall Glimpse behind the scenes with the partners of Kelvin Hall as they offer tours on Glasgow Doors Open Day. Take a look at the items held in the Glasgow Museum’s stores. Enjoy a rare chance to see the film, video […]

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Wednesday, August 21, 2019 | Filed under: Glasgow Doors Open Day

Tenements Today Tenements Tomorrow

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(Poster by Mitch Miller) 18 September, 2019, 9.30 a.m.– 4.30 p.m. The Lighthouse, 11 Mitchell Lane, G1 3NU A national conference hosted by the Scottish Civic Trust, Built Environment Forum Scotland and Under One Roof Glasgow Doors Open Day 2019 Most urban Scots live in flats, and we’re all aware that these buildings can pose […]

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Thirty Years of Glasgow Doors Open Day

18 September 2019, 3 – 4 pm The Garment Factory, 10 Montrose Street, Glasgow G1 1RE Liz Davidson, GBPT’s ‘Project Development Officer’ in 1990, leads a re-visiting of Doors Open Days past – how it came to pass, what it was hoped it would be and what were the revelations in those early years of […]

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