Mackintosh at the Willow includes a 200 seat restaurant in the A listed, internationally recognised, original Willow Tea Rooms Building at 217 Sauchiehall Street Glasgow and the new Visitor Centre next door at No.215. The famous Tea Rooms first opened in 1903 and are of huge importance to Glasgow’s architectural and cultural heritage. The only surviving Tea Rooms designed by Charles Rennie Mackintosh for local entrepreneur and patron Miss Kate Cranston, the Tea Rooms are also considered one of the finest examples in the world of a complete Art Nouveau scheme.
Relax in the stunning historic surroundings of the world famous Salon de Luxe while your host guides you through the history of the original Willow Tearooms building. Afterwards, enjoy a fabulous afternoon tea for two and take in the immersive atmosphere of the room, which was designed in partnership between Charles Rennie Mackintosh and Margaret Macdonald Mackintosh. Round off your visit by exploring our interactive Exhibition, where you will learn more about the vibrant city of Glasgow in the late 1890s and early 1900s, a time of exciting change and innovation. Discover more about the unique working collaboration between Mackintosh and Miss Catherine Cranston through our interactive, audio and visual displays.
Please note that children under the age of 12 are not permitted to dine in the Salon de Luxe.
This gift voucher entitles recipient(s) to enjoy Afternoon Tea in the Salon de Luxe, the most luxurious room in the unique surroundings of the original Miss Cranston Tea Rooms. Advance reservations are essential. Vouchers are valid for 12 months from the date of purchase. For more information, visit www.mackintoshatthewillow.com