garden is an enclosed space adjoining St Andrew's
Cathedral in the heart of Glasgow.
The paved and grassed central area
contains a modem monument of large, mirrored
plinths on which are inscribed verses
from the scriptures and from the Italian
Visitors can wander through
the construction, reflecting on their own
lives in the context of the words of Sacred
A water feature runs through the garden
and an olive
tree - symbolizing peace - is planted
at its heart.
The surrounding cloister path is
wide and accommodating, offering space for
Roman Architect Giulia Chiarini has designed
the area as a space for memory, reflection
and as a monument to reconciliation.
The Second Phase of the project will involve covering the paved area surrounding the monument thus offering a range of new facilities to visitors.