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Glasgow Valentine's Day Ideas For Students

Thinking about taking someone on a date for Valentine's Day in Glasgow but you want to do something different and a bit quirky? You've come to the right place!

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Below is a list of fun and romantic things to do in Glasgow to treat that special someone with something they won't be expecting. The list includes some codes and ways for you to be able to get a cheeky student discount. Simply scroll down and see what budget matches yours!

Free - Kelvingrove Art Gallery

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Not only is it number 1 for the "Top things to do in Glasgow" list on TripAdvisor, it's FREE! Located in the West End, Kelvingrove Art Gallery offers hours of wandering round paintings, exhibits and interactive activities.

For opening times and more info, click here

£15 - The Grovesnor Cinema

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The classic romantic date, going to the pictures! But The Grovesnor is not your typical multiplex cinema. Located in Ashton Lane, the small cinema offers comfy couches as a way to relax and enjoy a good flick while cuddling up to your date. At £7 per ticket for students, it's perfect if you aren't planning to spend much but you want some added romantic value.

To see what's on, click here; I hear "La La Land" would be a good shout!

£18 - Partner Skating Lesson & Roller Disco

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RollerStop, Middlesex Street, are putting on a special Valentine's themed event on the 11th of February for couples. For students, there is a special price of £9 per person (or £6 each if you have your own skates!) Tickets are limited so grab your's here!

£20 - Ryze Glasgow

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Walking distance from Kinning Park Subway station, Ryze is an indoor trampoline arena which also offers games such as dodgeball. This is a great idea for a couple who like to keep active together. Remember to take your student card as you'll get a 25% discount reducing the cost to £10 each (which includes £2.50 for the special grippy socks you need).

Check out the opening times and other info here

£25 - The Glasgow Science Centre Planetarium

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How about lying beneath the stars with your loved one? Well, sort of...

At £12 each for students, that not only gets you a slot in the planetarium but also a ticket to explore the rest of the Glasgow Science Centre for the whole day!

For showing times plus other info, click here

£40 - Seven Deadly Sins by Club Noir

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Every year, Club Noir put on an alternative event for Valentine's Day and this year, it is no different. On the 11th of February at SWG3 in the West End, Club Noir are putting on a night that includes a variety of acts from aerial acts to fire perfomers. The night will be hosted by the infamous Glasgow comedian 'The Wee Man' along with music from multiple DJs. There is even a dress code which is listed on the event page making that clear that trainers and jeans are not acceptable!

Tickets are £18.20 per person (inc. booking fee) and can be bought here

Note: This event is for ages 18+ only

£50 - Escape Room Glasgow

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This will test your trust in each other and maybe will let you get to know your other half a bit better as you are challenged with various puzzles to escape a puzzle room. Escape Glasgow is located on Wellington Street in the centre of town. If you use the student discount code "STU49" when booking it will reduce the cost by £17 making the total £49 for both of you.

Check out the rooms you can choose between here

Money is No Worry - Loch Lomond Seaplanes Flight

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If you don't have to worry about a budget, it's unlikely you are having to worry about getting a cheeky student discount then. In that case, if you travel a little bit north of the city to the bonnie banks of Loch Lomond, you'll come across a floating plane. The 40 minute flight will cost you £174 for two but is said to be well worth it.

Check out more of the views and packages here

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