Glasgow Members' Centre Logo 2K NTS logo 3kGlasgow Members' Centre of the
National Trust for Scotland
(Charity Number SC 024399 )

The Glasgow Members' Centre of the National Trust for Scotland organises a number day excursions and a long weekend trip during the spring and summer. A programme of four day excursions over the summer and a 5 day trip to Grange-over-Sands in October has been arranged.

Excursions May to October 2022

Cukzean Castle

Thursday 26 May 2022, Depart 9.45 am.
Cost £36

We will leave from North Hanover Street, Glasgow at 9.45 am and have a coffee stop at the Laird's Larder near Fenwick on route to Culzean. Lunch will be taken at Culzean with a chance to visit, or re-visit, the castle and grounds.

Bowhill

Thursday 23 June 2022, Depart 10.30 am.
Cost £45
.

Bowhill, near Selkirk, is a seat of the Duke of Buccleuch and queensberry. We will leave North Hanover Street, Glasgow at 10.30 am and drive straight to Bowhill where lunch will be served followed by a guided tour of the house.
Tea and coffee will be served before our return to Glasgow.
The house contains a remarkable collection including the Buccleuch collection of Portrait Miniatures.

Windyhill, Kilmacolm

Thursday 21 July 2022, Depart 11.30 am.
Cost £36
.

Windyhill, which we will visit courtesy of David Cairns, is less well known than Hill House but is a very liveable Mackintosh house with a remarkable collection and beautiful gardens.
The coach will leave North Hanover Street, Glasgow at 11.30 am and drive to Paisley for lunch at the Pendulum Restaurant opposite Paisley Abbey. We will then drive the short distance to Kilmacolm. We will be entertained in the gardens but there will be a chance to tour the house.

Burrell Collection

Date to be confirmed.

We hope to visit the refurbished Burrell Collection later in the summer.

Grange-over-Sands

Monday 17 to Friday 21 October 2022
Cost £450

Working with Strathmore Travel we have organised a five-day, four-nights holiday based in Grange-over-Sands in Cumbria. We will stay at the Cumbria Grand Hotel allowing us to tour the Lake District and Lancashire. Visits will include Lancaster and the Ashton Memorial overlooking the city, Muncaser Castle, and a ride on a steam train followed by a sail on Windermere.

The price will be a one size fits all £450 with no single supplement. It includes dinner bed and breakfast, a packed lunch each day, and a drinks allowance each evening.

On the way we hope to have lunch as Askham Hall outside Penrith and on our return at Holker Hall.

National Trust for Scotland Glasgow Members' Centre is a registered Scottish charity number SC024399.