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City Halls Glasgow Building

Merchant City Building, Albion Street – Architectural Redevelopment, Strathclyde, western Scotland

post updated 21 September 2023

Address: Albion St, Candleriggs, Glasgow G1 1NQ

Phone: 0141 353 8000 Location: Merchant City

Architect: James Cleland

Built: 1817-

City Halls Glasgow
City Halls building photo © Adrian Welch

City Halls Glasgow Old Fruitmarket Building

City Halls + Old Fruitmarket renovation
Date of renewal: 2006
Design: Glasgow City Council Architects with Arup Acoustics

Development for BBC Scotland

City Halls Glasgow City Halls Glasgow
Albion St, Candleriggs property images © Adrian Welch

£8m City Halls project in Glasgow Merchant City gained approval at Glasgow Council’s cultural and leisure services committee. The City Halls will become the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra (BBCSSO) base, the Scottish Music Information Centre and Glasgow home for the Scottish Chamber Orchestra, due to finish by autumn 2004.

The next-door Fruitmarket will be renovated as a break-out space for the project. Nov 2002

Merchant City Buildings

Contemporary Glasgow Merchant City Architectural Designs – recent Strathclyde property selection from this website:

Panopticon, Argyle Street

Candleriggs Square Apartments, Merchant City
Candleriggs Square Apartments Merchant City

Glasgow Cross, Alba Town
Glasgow Cross

Trades Hall, 85 Glassford Street, G1 1UH, Merchant City
Trades Hall

Trongate 103, Argyle Street
Trongate 103

Merchant City buildings close by:

Ingram Square Flats, centre of the Merchant City
Ingram Square Flats

Hutchesons Hospital, 158 Ingram St, G1 1EJ
Hutchesons Hospital
photo © Adrian Welch
Hutchesons Hospital
Hutchesons’ Hall is an early nineteenth-century building in Ingram Street, in the centre of Glasgow, Scotland. It is owned and maintained by the Rusk Company and National Trust for Scotland, and is a category A listed building.

Glasgow Historic Building Designs

Historic Glasgow Property Designs – recent Strathclyde architectural selection below:

Custom House Building Renewal
River Clyde of Artisan's Custom House development
Custom House building image courtesy of Artisan Real Estate
Glasgow Custom House Development

Historic Gorbals Building
166 Gorbals Street Community space + gallery Glasgow
Gorbals building photograph courtesy of Urban Union
166 Gorbals Street Glasgow community space gallery building

City Chambers, George Square, city centre
City Chambers Glasgow
property photo © Adrian Welch
City Chambers

Architecture in Strathclyde

Merchant City

Glasgow Armadillo – Clyde Auditorium
Clyde Auditorium
Armadillo building photo © Isabelle Lomholt

Glasgow Buildings

Historic Glasgow : best Glasgow buildings of the past

Glasgow School of Art, 167 Renfrew Street
Glasgow School of Art
GSA architecture photo © Adrian Welch
Glasgow School of Art


Comments / photos for the Glasgow City Halls at Albion Street, Candleriggs, Merchant City, design by architect James Cleland, Strathclyde, southwest Scotland, United Kingdom, page welcome.