The Lighthouse

The Lighthouse, Scotland's Centre for Design and Architecture, is a visitor centre, exhibition space and events venue situated in the heart of Glasgow, just off the Style Mile.

The Lighthouse

About The Lighthouse

11 Mitchell Lane, Glasgow City Centre G1 3NU
01412765360
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The Lighthouse acts as a beacon for the creative industries in Scotland and promotes design and architecture through a vibrant programme of exhibitions and events.

Formerly housing The Glasgow Herald, The Lighthouse was the first public commission completed by Charles Rennie Mackintosh, and is the perfect place to begin a Mackintosh tour of Glasgow.

Upcoming Events at The Lighthouse

Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition

Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition

25th January 2019 - 2nd March 2019
Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition, at The Lighthouse Glasgow, explores the life and times of Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela (1918-2013) and marks the centenary of his birth.
Question Session

Question Session

8th February 2019
Question Session offers a comprehensive, tailored programme of workshops, seminars and panels featuring prominent professionals from all areas of the music industry!

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Dippy On Tour: Glasgow
Dippy, the Natural History Museum's iconic Diplodocus cast, is going on a natural history adventure across the UK, and will visit Glasgow between 22nd January - 6th May 2019!
Rock of Ages
We promise you a night of outrageous rock ‘n’ roll debauchery at the biggest party in town when the smash hit musical 'Rock of Ages' hits the King's Theatre Glasgow!
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Celtic Connections 2019: McGonagall's Chronicles is the latest show from the award-winning Gary McNair, a funny and touching tribute to reviled Dundonian Sir William McGonagall!
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War Horse
The National Theatre’s acclaimed production of War Horse, will come to Glasgow’s SEC Armadillo from 15th January - 2nd February 2019!

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