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Epic Glasgow Quiz: How Much Do You Know?

How well do you know Scotland's Dear Green Place? It's time to find out!

Beano Quiz Team
Last Updated:ย  April 28th 2023

It's Scotland's biggest city, a UNESCO City of Music and home to some of the world's best art and culture - but how well do you know Glasgow? Do you know which river flows through it, which famous bands are from there, or which saint founded the city? It's time to step up to the challenge! For more geography-related shenanigans, try some of our other quizzes! Test yourself on Manchester, the county of Dorset - or, for a real challenge, see if you can get all these obscure capital cities!


True or false - Glasgow is the capital of Scotland?


What does the statue of the Duke of Wellington always have on his head?


Glasgow's Gaelic name is Glaschu - what does this mean in English?


Glasgow was founded by St. Mungo - what is he also the patron saint of?


Which famous dish is rumoured to have originated in Glasgow?


Which river flows through Glasgow?


What are the two most famous football clubs in the city?


Glasgow is home to the world's oldest surviving...?


Which of these bands was NOT formed in Glasgow?


What year was the University of Glasgow founded?

Oops! You might want to have another go and see if you can bring your score up?

Nice effort! You know a thing or two about Glasgow! Maybe you'd like to have another go, and see if you can bring your score up?

Good score! You were definitely paying attention on your trip to Glasgow (and if you haven't been, that's even more impressive)! Why not have another go and see if you can get 100%?

WOW, perfect! You are literally the KING of Glasgow knowledge - here's your traffic cone crown!