Peoples Palace And Winter Gardens

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People's Palace and Winter Gardens Glasgow Green, Glasgow City Centre G40 1AT
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Opening Hours

Mondays: Closed
Wednesdays: 10am - 5pm
Fridays: 11am - 5pm
Sundays: 11am - 5pm
Tuesdays: 10am - 5pm
Thursdays: 10am - 5pm
Saturdays: 10am - 5pm
Peoples Palace And Winter Gardens
About Peoples Palace And Winter Gardens

The People’s Palace, set in historic Glasgow Green, tells the story of the people and city of Glasgow from 1750 to the end of the 20th century.

Explore the city’s social history through a wealth of historic artefacts, paintings, prints and photographs, film and interactive computer displays. Get a wonderful insight into how Glaswegians lived, worked and played in years gone by.

Winter Gardens​​


In the adjacent Winter Gardens you can wander among the exotic palms and plants or enjoy a coffee or lunch at the café. Outside, you can admire the restored Doulton Fountain and relax in the attractive surroundings of Glasgow Green, the oldest public space in Glasgow.

Upcoming Events

Who’s A Pretty Boy Then?

Who’s A Pretty Boy Then?

27 January 2018
Can you spot the parrot in the Glassford family portrait? Try creating your own colourful exotic bird in this workshop at the People's Palace!
Hands On at the Palace

Hands On at the Palace

28 January 2018
Come along to the People's Palace for one of their regular 'hands on' sessions where you can view pieces up close and learn more about the fascinating collections!
Stained Glass Shops

Stained Glass Shops

03 February 2018
The People's Palace hold regular arts and crafts workshops for kids. drop in on February 3rd and create your own stained glass shop window to take home!
Hands On at the Palace

Hands On at the Palace

04 February 2018
Come along to the People's Palace for one of their regular 'hands on' sessions where you can view pieces up close and learn more about the fascinating collections!
The Year of the Dog

The Year of the Dog

17 February 2018
Take a look at the Wally Dugs and Glasgow Dogs displays at The People's Palace and be inspired to create your own Chinese themed dog picture!
Hands On at the Palace

Hands On at the Palace

18 February 2018
Come along to the People's Palace for one of their regular 'hands on' sessions where you can view pieces up close and learn more about the fascinating collections!
Make a Racket!

Make a Racket!

24 February 2018
Inspired by Mary Barbour, come along to the People's Palace and to help us make a racket! Use our materials to design and make your own musical instrument!
Make a Racket!

Make a Racket!

10 March 2018
Inspired by Mary Barbour, come along to the People's Palace and to help us make a racket! Use our materials to design and make your own musical instrument!
Hands On at the Palace

Hands On at the Palace

11 March 2018
Come along to the People's Palace for one of their regular 'hands on' sessions where you can view pieces up close and learn more about the fascinating collections!
Hands On at the Palace

Hands On at the Palace

18 March 2018
Come along to the People's Palace for one of their regular 'hands on' sessions where you can view pieces up close and learn more about the fascinating collections!
Hands On at the Palace

Hands On at the Palace

25 March 2018
Come along to the People's Palace for one of their regular 'hands on' sessions where you can view pieces up close and learn more about the fascinating collections!

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