Local Attractions

We hope that during your visit to UK MHD 2016 you will wind a moment to enjoy some of Glasgow's many attractions. 

University of Glasgow

Founded in 1451, the University of Glasgow is the fourth oldest university in the English-speaking world. Today we are a broad-based, research intensive institution with a global reach. The main campus is well-worth a visit.


The Huntarian Museum

Founded in 1807, The Hunterian is Scotland's oldest public museum and home to one of the largest collections outside the National Museums. The Hunterian is one of the leading university museums in the UK and its collections have been recognised as a Collection of National Significance.  Further information.

The city of Glasgow

Lonely Planet's Best in Travel 2009 ranks Glasgow as one of the world's top ten cities to visit. Glasgow is a historic and cultural city with more than 20 free museums and art galleries. Here are some places to see and visit and further information.

Scotland and the Highlands

Glasgow is ideally located for exploring Scotland. It is a short journey to breathtaking Scottish scenery, including Loch Lomond and famous mountains, historic castles and golf courses. Further information.