HERITAGE LOTTERY FUNDED PROJECT, #ThanksToYou!
As a heritage lottery funded project, it’s our chance to give back and say #ThanksToYou!
Without National Lottery players, the £7.9billion of funding awarded to more than 43,000 heritage projects since 1994, would not be possible. So, this year we’re offering a special offer to National Lottery players by providing free entry to our interactive exhibition to anyone who brings along their lottery ticket.
Our exhibition gives you the chance to learn more about the vibrant city of Glasgow in the late 1890s and early 1900s, a time of exciting change and innovation.
Here you can learn about the growth of the tea rooms and hear the story of successful and forward-thinking local entrepreneur Miss Kate Cranston and her unique collaboration with Charles Rennie Mackintosh and his wife Margaret Macdonald.
With interactive, audio and visual displays there’s plenty to get involved with. Our interactive tea blending station and dressing up area are perfect to keep the kids entertained and you can view the exquisitely beautiful Salon de Luxe doors and learn a little more about our project.
Afterwards, why not sample some delicious food and expertly brewed tea in the tea rooms? Here you can take in the breath-taking architecture of the A listed building and transport yourself back to 1903 when Catherine Cranston first opened the last of her Glasgow Tea Rooms.
To take part simply bring your lottery ticket along on the day and show it to our staff located at the retail desk.
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Terms & Conditions:
1) Offer is valid from 3rd-9th December 2018 only
2) Offer includes complimentary entry to the Exhibition at Mackintosh at the Willow at 217 Sauchiehall Street
3) No cash substitute or alternative is available.
4) One lottery ticket equates to one entry admission per person
5) Visit is subject to availability at the time of entry
6) Value of offer is £5.50