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Glasgow Necropolis

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37 acre cemetery full of wonderful architecture, sculpture and fascinating stories relating to the 50,000 people remembered here.
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February 13, 2020
The Glasgow Necropolis is a Victorian cemetery in Glasgow, Scotland steeped in history. It is on a low but very prominent hill to the east of Glasgow Cathedral. Fifty thousand individuals have been buried here and it is right next to the flat.
January 22, 2020
The necropolis is an old Victorian cemetery opened in 1833. Perched on the top of a hill beside St Mungo's Cathedral, the necropolis bridges the gap between the centre and East end. It's a great place to go and feel like the king of the world looking out over the whole of Glasgow. I highly recommend…
January 14, 2020
Very famous necropolis with great views over Glasgow and the countryside. Great place for the kids to have a run around too!
Si & Jo
Si & Jo
December 27, 2019
Actually more of a cemetery than a park but very historic and with great views of the Cathedral (known as High Kirk of Glasgow or St Kentigern's or St Mungo's Cathedral). There are actually two other cathedrals in Glasgow, but this is the oldest in Scotland (dating from the late 12th century)
October 28, 2019
The Necropolis, Glasgow's Victorian city of the Dead, is a vast and grand cemetery modelled on Père-Lachaise in Paris. Described as one of the most significant cemeteries in Europe it is a major visitor attraction. Trail maps are available to guide the visitor to the memorials and tombs of some of…

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