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Necropolis Women’s Heritage Walk

8th July, 2018 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

£6 – £10

Our Women Make History project has uncovered many resourceful, radical and creative women who ought to be better known. These guided walks put them in the limelight and ensure that their contributions to Glasgow, both past and present, are celebrated, valued and more widely recognised.

Check out our full programme of Women’s Heritage Walks here.

Necropolis Women’s Heritage Walk, Sunday 8th July, 2pm to 4pm, £10/£6

Image: GWL (Petrina Cairns)

Our ever popular women’s history walking tour of the atmospheric Necropolis digs the dirt on Victorian society, unearths women’s achievements and exhumes the histories of both notorious and forgotten women buried there.

Meeting Point: Gather at the James White Monument in Cathedral Square. Please do not arrive without having booked your place in advance as tour guides are not able to take payment, and the walk may be full. Bookings close on the Thursday prior to the women’s heritage walk.


This event is now fully booked. If you would like to add your name to the waiting list, please email emily.ilett@womenslibrary.org.uk

This event is open to all. All places must be paid for in advance as tour guides are not able to handle money on the day of the walk. This event costs £10 full price. Select the number of tickets you want to book below, or come in to the Library to book.

We offer subsidised places at £6 for students, people on a low income, unemployed or those in receipt of benefit and Friends of GWL. If you are eligible for a subsidised place select the subsidised ticket below, or come in to the Library to book.

The week before the walk we will email all those who’ve booked with information including the meeting point for the walk. Please check your spam or junk email folders if you have not received this in your inbox.

We ask that you do not bring dogs other than guide dogs along on the walks. Contact us if you are unsure about anything, we are happy to answer any questions.

Should you need to cancel a booking for any reason please see our Women’s Heritage Walks Cancellation Policy.



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8th July, 2018
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
£6 – £10
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Glasgow Women’s Library
0141 550 2267


Glasgow Necropolis
Glasgow, G4 0U2 + Google Map