Provand's Lordship

Provand's Lordship

exterior of Provand's Lordship a medieval building on a street opposite St Mungo Museum of Religious Life and Art blue sky behind

Events at this venue

View all

What's on at Provand's Lordship


Free Entry

Donations welcome

You can donate at the venue or online.

Make A Donation Online

Provand's Lordship, the oldest house in Glasgow, has reopened after a £1.6 million repair and improvement programme. Provand’s Lordship was built in 1471. It is one of only four surviving medieval buildings in Glasgow.

A visit to Provand's Lordship offers an opportunity to step back in time. Discover what life was like in the city 500 years ago.

Plan your visit today - be part of the next chapter of this iconic building's history.

Photo credit - Tom Manley Photography



Monday 10:00am - 5:00pm
Tuesday 10:00am - 5:00pm
Wednesday 10:00am - 5:00pm
Thursday 10:00am - 5:00pm
Friday 11:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday 10:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday 11:00am - 5:00pm

Accessibility guides

Floor plan

Autism-friendly storyboard

Accessible toilets

Assistance dogs

Guide and assistance dogs are welcome.

Hearing loop

Exhibits are not be audio described. There is no hearing assistance system.

If you use British Sign Language, you can watch a British Sign Language introduction to Provand's Lordship.

Baby feeding


Pay and display parking and free disabled parking is available in the car park on Castle Street.

Photography and video recording

Please follow this link to read guidelines on photography, filming and sketching in all Glasgow Life Museums.

Location Map

Use Traveline Scotland to plan your trip

By train 

The nearest local train station is High Street.

By bus

First Bus services 19, 19A, 38, 57 and 57A all stop near the house.

On foot

The house is located in the city centre, a short walk from Buchanan Street and Argyle Street. It is opposite St Mungo Museum of Religious Life and Art and Glasgow Cathedral.


0141 276 1625

Follow Provand's Lordship
Castle Street, Glasgow, G4 0RB

View on map

Provand's Lordship is part of the Cathedral Precinct

Find out more about this historic medieval quarter of Glasgow

More info