The key to the city is yours. Happy exploring.

Buildings. Streets. Parks. Architecture. History. All open. All free. 15th - 21st September

Lets Celebrate Glasgow!

Join us this September for a free festival that celebrates Glasgow’s buildings, streets, parks, architecture, history and people with a programme full of walks, tours, talks, events and more than 100 buildings open for anyone to visit. For one week only, doors are opened and you are encouraged to explore Glasgow in a new way.


Brochure out NOW for 15th – 21st September 2014!

Our programme for Glasgow Doors Open Day has been announced! Click here to view the brochure.   Or see the full listings of buildings, walks, tours, talks and events in the online programme.

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Booking Opens 10am on Wednesday 27th August 2014

Some buildings and events require you to pre-book. Click here for a guide on which events you will need to plan ahead for.


Part of Doors Open Days™

If one week just isn’t enough why not visit Doors Open Days™ across Scotland. Doors Open Days™ is coordinated nationally by the Scottish Civic Trust. It runs throughout Scotland every September as part of European Heritage Days.

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Glasgow Building Preservation Trust

Glasgow Doors Open Day is coordinated by Glasgow Building Preservation Trust and funded by Glasgow City Council along with other sponsors. If you would like to help enable Doors Open Day to take place why not donate or become a member.



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Featured Image Who will win the Golden Tickets?!

Who will win the Golden Tickets?!

We are not looking to give away a chocolate factory as Willy Wonka did, however we are giving away Golden Tickets to visit a number of exciting hidden gems in Scotland.

Featured Image Bookings Now Open!

Bookings Now Open!

We are delighted to announce that our bookings for any bookable events are now open! For a full list of buildings & events that require pre-booking click here.

Featured Image Guide to the events you need to BOOK!

Guide to the events you need to BOOK!

You can usually just wander in and out of Doors Open Day buildings and events, but for a few of them you do need to book your place. Now is the time to start planning as booking opens on Wednesday 27th August at 10am! Find out which events you need to book for.

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Thank you for your booking, visit My Bookings to manage existing bookings.