The first stone built Glasgow Cathedral was dedicated in the presence of King David I in 1136. The present building was consecrated in 1197. Since that same period the Cathedral has never been unroofed and the worship of God has been carried out within its walls for more than 800 years.
Steeped in History is this Cathedral. The only on the Scottish mainland to survive the Reformation of the 1540's making it the oldest. The oldest building in Glasgow.
One of Scotland's most magnificent medieval buildings, Glasgow Cathedral is the only one on the Scottish mainland to survive the Reformation of 1560 intact.
Lost count of the amount of times i have visited Glasgow Cathedral. Yet another piece of stunning Glaswegian architecture. Well worth going to take part in a Sunday church service when you visit. Its not often that you will get the opportunity in life to sing hymns in such a glorious locations…