Trip: Glasgow & Dumfries House

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Enjoy a two night stay in Glasgow which includes a full tour of Dumfries House with lunch as well as visits to the Hunterian Gallery and Museum, Botanic Gardens, Paisley Abbey, Dean Castle and the Burrell Collection.

The outline programme for this visit is shown below.¬† Flights will be booked as a group with Flybe from Exeter to Glasgow International. Travel in Scotland will be by coach and accommodation will be at the 3-star Victorian House Hotel in the heart of the Georgian part of Glasgow.¬† At the time of writing final details and costs are still being negotiated, however the total cost, including flights and accommodation is likely to be in the region of £330

Tuesday 2 June

12:35 Flight departs from Exeter
14:00 Arrive Glasgow Airport
15:00 - 17:00 Visit Paisley Abbey
Evening Free

Wednesday 3 June

08:15 Leave Hotel
10:00 -13:00 Visit Dumfries House and Lunch
14:00 -16:00 Visit Dean Castle
16:30-17:30 Tea at Aiket Castle Evening Free

Thursday 4 June

08:30 Leave Hotel
09:00 - 09:45 Visit City Chambers
10:00 - 14:00 Visit Hunterian Art Gallery, Museum (and Botanic Garden?)
14:30 - 17:00 Visit Burrell Collection
17:00 - 19:00 Tour of Glasgow's significant buildings, to include St Vincent Church, Glasgow Cathedral and possibly part of Clydeside
19:30 Arrive Glasgow Airport
20:55 Flight departs
22:25 Arrive Exeter

The contact person on the Devon Committee from whom further details can be obtained (preferably by e-mail) is:

Roger Bishop
1 Wessex Close
Topsham
Exeter
EX3 0LU

Tel: 01392 873414
E-Mail: eveques@blueyonder.co.uk

Venue details

Glasgow
Devon