Springburn – The Rome of the North

Walking Tour

Springburn Park – Broomfield Road Gate 162 Broomfield Road, Springburn G21 3UE

Just as in the days of the Roman Empire, when all roads led to Rome, in the British Empire all railways led to Springburn. Springburn Park, with its magnificent A-listed Winter Gardens, stands as an enduring monument to Glasgow’s railway industry.

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Tour Times

Sat & Sun 12.30pm & 3pm; 1 1/2 hours



Restrictions on Access: Access to Winter Gardens may be limited due to ruinous condition. Sturdy footwear is strongly advised as tour will venture off paths in places.

Limited Disabled Access
Disabled access is limited to paved footpaths.


Getting Here

Nearest Train or Subway Station(s): Springburn (20 minute walk to Broomfield Road gate)

Parking: On Street Parking Available Free of Charge
Parking available on Broomfield Road.



Restore Springburn Winter Gardens

0789 482 3190

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Springburn – The Rome of the North

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Springburn – The Rome of the North
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