Doors Open Days Glasgow List 2013, Scottish Architecture Event, Architects, DoD news, Property locations

Doors Open Days Glasgow

DOD 2013: Access to New + Old Buildings in Strathclyde, Scotland, United Kingdom

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Doors Open Days Glasgow 2013 Event

21 + 22 Sep 2013


Buildings, walks, tours, talks and special events take part in Doors Open Day 2013. Events take place between Monday 16th – Sunday 22nd September and are across all nooks and crannies of Glasgow. Some of the events require you to book.

Doors Open Days Glasgow 2013

Glasgow Walking Tours – run by Glasgow Architecture

Some Buildings open for DoD Glasgow visitors in 2013:

BBC Scotland
BBC Scotland - Doors Open Days Glasgow
BBC Scotland architecture image from architect office

The Bridge
Easterhouse Arts Factory - Doors Open Days Glasgow
The Bridge property photograph : Andrew Lee

Briggait Centre, south of the city centre, close to the River Clyde
Briggait Centre building - Doors Open Days Glasgow
Briggait Centre photo : Andrew Lee

Burrell Collection Building, Pollok Country Park, 2060 Pollokshaws Rd, Bellahouston, Glasgow G43 1AT, southwest of the city centre
Burrell Museum - Doors Open Days Glasgow
Burrell Museum building photo © Adrian Welch

Castlemilk Stables, Castlemilk, south Glasgow
Castlemilk Stables - Doors Open Days Glasgow
Castlemilk Stables property photograph © Keith Hunter

CCA, 350 Sauchiehall Street, G2 3JD
CCA - Doors Open Days Glasgow
CCA building photo © Adrian Welch

Central Station
Central Station Glasgow
Central Station architecture photo © Guthrie Photography

City Halls, Merchant City
City Halls Glasgow
City Halls building photo © AW

City Chambers, George Square
City Chambers Glasgow
City Chambers architecture photo © AW

Glasgow City Mission
Glasgow City Mission Building
photo © Andrew Lee

Glasgow Gurdwara
Sikh Temple Glasgow
photo from Glasgow Gurdwara

Glasgow House Prototype
Glasgow House prototype
photo © Keith Hunter

DoD 2013 Buildings infomration can be found here – list : external link

Doors Open Days 2012

DoD Glasgow 2012

15 + 16 Sep 2012

Organiser: Glasgow Building Preservation Trust

Address: Glasgow Building Preservation Trust, Room 16 Wellpark Enterprise Centre, 120 Sydney Street, Glasgow, G31 1JF

Tel: 0141 554 4411

Email: [email protected]


This fantastic free event is Glasgow’s way of celebrating its buildings, its streets, its parks, its architecture, its history and its people.

Held on the third weekend in September each year, there are walks, tours, talks, seminars, and exhibitions in addition to more than 100 fabulous buildings being open to visitors.

This is the 23rd year of Glasgow Doors Open Day.

From Monday 10th September until Friday 14th September talks, events & seminars will be taking place.

During the weekend of Saturday 15th September & Sunday 16th September you can see over 100 buildings, 41 walks, tours & more talks & events all completely free.

There are 24 new venues including the recently refurbished Maryhill Burgh Halls.

Doors Open Day Glasgow: contact GBPT

Primary co-ordinator Secondary co-ordinator: Gill Stewart

Doors Open Day Edinburgh

Links to some of the DoD buildings in the Strathclyde region:

Doors Open Days Glasgow 2010

Historic Glasgow: best Strathclyde buildings of the past

Doors Open Days Glasgow Archive

Doors Open Day Glasgow 2006

GBPT Development Director – Neil Baxter

Doors Open Day Glasgow Tours – 2006 part a

Doors Open Days Glasgow Tours – 2006 part b


Glasgow Architecture

Major Strathclyde Building Designs – selection:

Glasgow Buildings

Glasgow School of Art, 167 Renfrew Street, northwest of the city centre
Glasgow School of Art

Armadillo Glasgow, SEC campus, north side of the River Clyde
Design: Foster + Partners, Architects
Clyde Auditorium

The DoD Glasgow event was held 17+18 Sep 2005, and in the previous year it took place on 18+19 Sep 2004.

Glasgow Building Designs

Contemporary Glasgow Property Designs – recent Strathclyde architectural selection below:

New Olympia House in Bridgeton
New Olympia House in Bridgeton, Glasgow
New Olympia House property image courtesy of Clyde Gateway
New Olympia House in Bridgeton

Artwork by renowned artist and writer
Alasdair Gray mural at Palacerigg, Cumbernauld
Alasdair Gray mural image courtesy of Historic Environment Scotland
Alasdair Gray mural at Palacerigg Cumbernauld

Comments / photos for the DoD Glasgow Architecture event resource archive page welcome