Riverside Museum

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Contact Information

100 Pointhouse Place, Glasgow West End G3 8RS
Riverside Museum Website
01412872720
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Opening Hours

Mondays: 10am - 5pm
Wednesdays: 10am - 5pm
Fridays: 11am - 5pm
Sundays: 11am - 5pm
Tuesdays: 10am - 5pm
Thursdays: 10am - 5pm
Saturdays: 10am - 5pm
Riverside Museum
About Riverside Museum

Visit the Riverside Museum for FREE and experience the wonder of Glasgow's industrial heritage in this striking building designed by internationally renowned architect Zaha Hadid. The Tall Ship is berthed alongside the museum, creating a fantastic experience in this stunning setting on the banks of the River Clyde.

At Riverside Museum there are over 3,000 objects on display, compared with 1,300 objects at the previous Museum of Transport. These include some old favourites along with some new exhibits to the Collection. One of the new exhibits is the recently acquired South African locomotive, Glasgow Museums’ largest object.

Upcoming Events

Beetles and Butterflies

Beetles and Butterflies

27 January 2018
Riverside Museum hold regular arts and crafts workshops for kids, drop in on January 27th and create your own 3D beetle or butterfly!
High-speed Trains

High-speed Trains

03 February 2018 - 04 February 2018
Riverside Museum hold regular arts and crafts workshops for kids, drop in on February 3rd or 4th and create your own high-speed train of the future!
Tram Man Tours

Tram Man Tours

05 February 2018
Take a trip through history at the Riverside Museum on a guided tour with Tram Man, don't be late or he'll leave without you!
Pretend Taxidermy

Pretend Taxidermy

10 February 2018 - 11 February 2018
Riverside Museum hold regular arts and crafts workshops for kids, drop in on February 10th or 11th and make your own 3D creature!
Riders in the Storm

Riders in the Storm

17 February 2018 - 18 February 2018
Riverside Museum hold regular arts and crafts workshops for kids, drop in on February 17th or 18th and make your own nocturnal painting of your favourite bike in the museum!
Tram Man Tours

Tram Man Tours

19 February 2018
Take a trip through history at the Riverside Museum on a guided tour with Tram Man, don't be late or he'll leave without you!
Tram Man Tours

Tram Man Tours

05 March 2018
Take a trip through history at the Riverside Museum on a guided tour with Tram Man, don't be late or he'll leave without you!
Tram Man Tours

Tram Man Tours

19 March 2018
Take a trip through history at the Riverside Museum on a guided tour with Tram Man, don't be late or he'll leave without you!
The Scottish Street Food Festival 2018

The Scottish Street Food Festival 2018

18 May 2018 - 20 May 2018
The Scottish Street Food Festival is returning to the Riverside Museum between 18th & 20th May celebrating Scotland's vibrant and ever growing Street food culture!

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