Pollok Country Park
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About this place
Pollok House is the ancestral home of the Maxwell family. The present house dates from around 1750 and contains one of the finest collections of Spanish art in the United Kingdom together with furniture and furnishings appropriate to an Edwardian country house.
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Feels like the countryside in the city, see highland cows and visit the Burrel collection
The park is Glasgow's largest park and the only "Country Park" within Glasgow. Its extensive woodlands and gardens provide a quiet sanctuary for both visitors and wildlife. The park is rich in rural history formerly being part of the Old Pollok Estate and ancestral home to the Maxwell Family. The…
You will experience Countryside in the City as well as being able to visit Pollok House (National Trust) Burrel Collection is closed for refurb.
Pollok Country Park is a 146-hectare country park located in Pollok, south Glasgow, Scotland. In 2006 Pollok County Park was named Britain’s Best Park and in 2008, it was named the Best Park in Europe, beating competition from parks in Italy, France, Germany, Poland and Sweden.
146 hectare country park located in Pollock, south Glasgow, Scotland. Extensive woodland and gardens in the city's biggest park are a sanctuary for visitors and wildlife