Glasgow Attractions

Newton Hotel is ideally situated to many local attractions from shopping centres to museums and theatres. You will find the following attractions listed below within close proximity to the hotel. Please click on the attraction name for more information.


Sauchiehall Street Shopping Centre
Recently refurbished and always popular housing a number of regular malls and shops. This centre is also surrounded by many shops situated on Sauchiehall St.
177 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow, Tel: 0141 332 0726

Savoy Shopping Centre
Not far from the Sauchiehall Street Shopping Centre is the Savoy Centre where you can stroll through 2 levels of small shopping outlets which a huge range of bargains on offer
Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow, Tel: 0141 333 9507

Buchanan Galleries
The premier quality shopping centre, providing residents and visitors with an unequalled shopping experience. Positioned at the junction of Glasgow’s famous Sauchiehall and Buchanan Streets.
Buchanan Street, Glasgow, Tel: 0141 333 9898

Princess Square
Enjoy a quality shopping and eating experience by day, and by night, explore exclusive cocktail bars and restaurants open till late.
48 Buchanan Street, Glasgow, Tel: 0141 221 0324

St Enoch Shopping Centre
Europe's largest glass structure. Prides itself on being a fun, family and most of all friendly shopping centre, catering for all age groups and shopping tastes.
55 St. Enoch Sq., Glasgow, Tel: 0141 204 3900

Argyll Arcade
Offering the largest selection of diamond rings, diamond jewellery, wedding rings and watches in a single location in Scotland.
55 Argylle Arcade, Glasgow, Tel: 0141 248 5257

The Italian Centre
Situated in the fashionable Merchant City district, the Italian Centre is one of the best places to find designer clothing in Glasgow.
John Street - Ingram Street, Glasgow, Tel: 0141 552 6099

Merchant Square Indoor Shopping
Now refurbished and home to various bars, cafes and restaurants, Merchant Square benefits from a central location close to some of the most exclusive retail shops in Glasgow.
71-73 Albion Street, Glasgow, Tel: 0141 552 5908

The Barras Market
A historic marketplace that's sure to surprise! An eclectic mix of covered and open stalls selling a huge range of goods from antique furniture to computer games.
Gallowgate, Glasgow, Tel: 0141 552 4601


Kings Theatre
Glasgow's most historic and well known theatre.
297 Bath Street, Glasgow, G2 4JN

Theatre Royal
Glasgow's first theatre which opened in 1867
282 Hope Street, Glasgow, G2 3QA

Pavilion Theatre
Glasgow's' award winning family theatre.
121 Renfield Street, Glasgow, G2 3AX

Citizens Theatre
Formed by local people and working with local people.
119 Gorbals Street, Glasgow, G5 9DS

Tron Theatre
Presents a programme of home produced shows
63 Trongate, Glasgow, G1 5HB

The Glasgow Royal Concert Hall
Scotland’s premier music venue offering the very best in classical, world music and popular entertainment. The Glasgow Royal Concert Hall also produces the world famous Celtic Connections Festival every January.
2 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow, G2 3NY

Galleries & Arts

Centre for Contemporary Arts
Exceptional arts venue with a programme of relentlessly stimulating events, performances and exhibitions, including the annual Beck's Futures show each summer.
350 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow, G2 3JD

McLellan Galleries
Built in 1856, the Galleries are named after their builder, Archibald McLellan. Following his death, Glasgow City Corporation bought the building, and it was used as an exhibition space.
270 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow, G2 3EH

The Roger Billcliffe Gallery
Scotland's largest private gallery, occupying five floors of an early 19th century building in the heart of Glasgow.
134 Blythswood Street, Glasgow, G2 4EL

Gallery of Modern Art
GoMA is the second most visited contemporary art gallery outside London, offering a thought-provoking programme of temporary exhibitions and workshops.
Royal Exchange Square, Glasgow, G1 3AH

Glasgow School of Art
Charles Rennie Mackintosh's greatest architectural achievement. Still a working art school, guided tours take visitors through the corridors of the building and finishing in one of Mackintosh's most celebrated interiors, the Mackintosh library.
167 Renfrew Street, Glasgow, G3 6RQ

The Lighthouse
This is Scotland’s first dedicated, national centre for architecture and design. Queen Elizabeth opened this house in July 1999. It also contains the award winning Mackintosh Centre and Mackintosh Tower with stunning city views, Vitra Conference Suite, form: The Lighthouse Shop and the doocot our stylish rooftop café/bar.
11 Mitchell Lane, Glasgow G1 3NU

Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum is reputed to be one of the finest civic collections in Europe, and is located within a popular landmark in the West End of Glasgow.
Argyle Street, Glasgow, G3 8AG


Hutchesons Hall
One of the most elegant buildings in Glasgows city centre, Hutchesons Hall was built in 1802-5 to a design by David Hamilton. It incorporates on its frontage the statues, from an earlier building of 1641, of the founders of Hutchesons Hospital, George and Thomas Hutcheson.
158 Ingram Street, Glasgow, G1 1EJ

Glasgow City Chambers
In the very heart of Glasgow stands one of the city’s most important and prestigious buildings – the City Chambers. Daily tours are also avalable.
George Square, Glasgow, G2 1DU

Glasgow Cathedral
Glasgow Cathedral is truly magnificent, full of beauty and wonder. It is the first stone-built Cathedral that was dedicated in the presence of King David in 1136.
Castle Street, Glasgow G4 0RH

Glasgow Necropolis
The Necropolis stands on a hill to the east of Glasgow Cathedral, just a short walk across the Bridge of Sighs. The monument to John Knox, which was erected in 1825, dominates the hill.
Castle Street, Cathedral Square, Glasgow, G4 0RH

Mitchell Library
The Mitchell Library is the hub of a citywide information service. In addition to accessing reference material, customers can borrow selected material from the Mitchell’s collections.
North Street, Glasgow, G3 7DN


SECC - Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre
SECC is Scotland's national venue for public events. It's also the UK's largest integrated exhibition and conference centre: a world class facility set in one of Europe's most vibrant cities.
SECC, Glasgow, G3 8YW, Tel: 0141 248 3000