Where steel, community, and a touch of culture once thrived!
A historic treasure where dreams of saving and architectural intrigue converge
These busy bees were working for the common good of the community!
Step into a world of stories, where adventures await!
Raise a glass to history at Parkhead's oldest gem with tales of weavers and bowls!
A community hub of yesteryears, where laundry tales and shared secrets bubbled up!
Enter Paradise - where history and passion collide!
Explore Parkhead, where every street tells a story of Glasgow's vibrant industrial past and rich cultural heritage.
📚 Parkhead Library, a Carnegie gem since 1906, invites adventure.
🏦 Nearby, the Glasgow Savings Bank, founded to promote savings, and a cooperative spirit.
🏭 Parkhead Forge, once Scotland's largest steelworks, boasted a vibrant community.
🍻 Discover the Bowler's Rest, Parkhead's oldest building turned pub, where history and bowling collide.
🧼 Step into the lively past of public washhouses, inspiring 'The Steamie' play.
⚽ Celtic Football Club, founded in 1887, found 'Paradise' in 1892, celebrated in statues.
Dive into Glasgow's history! #GlasgowLandmarks
Illustrations and design by Shirley Lochhead, Tea & Type.