Queens Cross Church, Rennie Mackintosh Glasgow
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Queens Cross Church, Garscube Building, Glasgow, Mackintosh, Photo, Location

Queens Cross Church, Glasgow : Maryhill Building

Charles Rennie Mackintosh in Maryhill, Scotland

Queens Cross Church Garscube

Address: Queens Cross Church, 866 Garscube Rd, Garscube, Glasgow, Scotland

Date: 1899

Architect: Charles Rennie Mackintosh

Queens Cross – southern facade with unusual short tower:
Queens Cross Church Queens Cross Church Glasgow
Queens Cross Glasgow – photos © Isabelle Lomholt

Home of Charles Rennie Mackintosh Society

Queen’s Cross Church, Maryhill
Scottish Enterprise Glasgow to provide £180k funding
Sep 2006

Charles Rennie Mackintosh

Queen’s Cross is the only completed church designed by Rennie Mackintosh.

Refurbishment to be led by the resident Charles Rennie Mackintosh Society.

Queens Cross – south facade details:
Queens Cross Church Maryhill Maryhill Church Queens Cross Maryhill
Queens Cross Glasgow – photos © Isabelle Lomholt

Unlike Greek Thomson Charles Rennie didn’t design many churches. In fact this building, also called The Mackintosh Church, is the only church he designed in Scotland. Situated to the north of the city centre, approx. 10 minute walk, Queen’s Cross Church is no longer used for services. There is a library and shop.

Address: The Mackintosh Church, CRM Society, 870 Garscube Road
Contact: +44 (0)141-946 6600
Opening Times: Mon to Fri: 10am – 5pm; Sun: (Mar – Oct) 2pm – 5pm
Queen’s Cross Church sits hard onto Garscube Road and the overall environment is quite harsh. However the reliefs / sculptures are beautiful and Art Nouveau in character. The tower on the corner has no steeple but is squat and unusual for Scotland.

Queens Cross Church
Queens Cross Church Glasgow – photo © Adrian Welch

Queens Cross Church Admission
Check with CRM Society – Adults £2 Concessions £1, Children free, disabled access

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