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Ghost Signs of Glasgow – City Centre Walking Tour

Meeting Point: George Square
Nearest Address to Meeting Point: 30 George Square
Trail Postcode: G2 1EQ

Become a ghost sign buster as you walk around Glasgow looking at ghost signs and old shopfronts, discovering the hidden stories of the buildings around you! For Glasgow Doors Open Days this year, Ghost Signs of Glasgow will be leading a walking tour across the city centre, exploring Glasgow’s architecture, history and local culture. The walk is free but booking is required. (The walk will take place twice during the day; once in the morning and once in the afternoon)

Other Information


Parking: No


Physical Access to Building: Fully Accessible (access to all areas without trouble, including for someone using a wheelchair or mobility scooter)
Additional Access Info: We will be going down some lanes that have uneven road surfaces.
Additional Restrictions: make sure your footwear is comfortable as we will be walking quite far.


Organisation Information:

Ghost Signs of Glasgow is a project which documents, researches and archives fast disappearing faded signs around the city. This is a project made possible through grant-aided assistance from the Glasgow City Heritage Trust since Ghost Signs are a vital aspect of Glasgow’s built heritage. The project works in collaboration with Glasgow’s local communities who often connect with the project through social media.

Sunday @ 10am and 2pm

Trail duration: 1 hour 30 minutes