TheGlasgowStory 

Skip Navigation / Jump to Content

Featured Images

Donald Dewar
Donald Dewar

Amateur Concert
Amateur Concert

Empire Exhibition, 1938

Museum of Transport

*Open in New Window
Empire Exhibition, 1938

The cover of Seeing Glasgow by Tram and Bus.

This colourful booklet was produced by Glasgow Corporation in 1938, the year of the Empire Exhibition, to help tourists find their way around the city. It suggested attractions people might want to visit and explained the best ways to get there by public transport.

The booklet's cover shows a tram and a bus against the background of the exhibition and its famous Tower of Empire, commonly referred to as "Tait's Tower".

Reproduced with the permission of Glasgow City Council, Glasgow Museums

Keywords:
Bellahouston Park, buses, Empire Exhibition, Empire Tower, exhibitions, Glasgow Corporation Transport, Tait's Tower, Tower of Empire, trams



Quick Search


Photo Album

You have 0 images in your photo album.

View Photo Album

Log-In (Optional)

username:
password:
Not a user? Register now for FREE!

Other Options