Christmas Opening Hours
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Christmas Opening Hours


Glasgow on Ice

Saturday 24 December - open from 10am to 10pm

Christmas Day and Boxing Day - CLOSED

27 December until 3 January - open from 10am to 10pm

Glasgow Club, Sport and Leisure Centres

As the festive season approaches we have drawn up a list of opening times at our various Glasgow Clubs to ensure you don't miss out on your training.

Click here to find out more ...

Glasgow Community Facilities

Glasgow Community Facilities will be closed all day on 24, 25, 26, 27, 31 December and 1, 2, 3 January.

Glasgow Libraries

All our libraries are open on a variety of different times, so to find out when your local library is open, click here for more information ...

Glasgow Museums

Please note some changes to the normal opening hours for all Glasgow Museums venues - Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, GoMA, The Burrell Collection, Riverside Museum, the People's Palace, Scotland Street School Museum, St Mungo Museum and Provand's Lordship - as follows:

  • Christmas Day, Sunday 25 December - CLOSED
  • Boxing Day, Monday 26 December - CLOSED
  • Hogmanay, Saturday 31 December - all venues closed from 12.30pm
  • New Year's Day, Sunday 1 January - CLOSED
  • Monday 2 January - CLOSED

All Glasgow Museums venues will open as normal apart from these dates.

Glasgow Music

Glasgow Royal Concert Hall closes at 6pm on Saturday 24 December.  CLOSED 25 and 26 December. Opens normal hours on  27 December but closes at 8pm on 28 December.  Normal opening hours 29, 30, 31 December.  CLOSED 1 January, open 2 January until 10pm, open normal hours on 3 January and closed at 10pm on 4 January.

City Halls and Old Fruit Market are open until 6pm on Friday 23 December, to 1pm on Saturday 24 December and CLOSED 25, 26, 27 December.  28 and 29 December open as normal, closing at 6pm on Friday 30 December and 1pm on Saturday 31 December.  CLOSED 1, 2, 3 January.  Re-opens 4 January as normal.


Tramway will be open on Friday 23 December from 9am to 2pm, then closed from Saturday 24 December until Tuesday 27 December.  Tramway will then re-open on Wednesday 28 December and Thursday 29 December from  9am to 5pm and Friday 30 December from 9am to 11.30pm.  Tramway will be closed on Saturday 31 December and will re-open on Wednesday 4 January 2012.

Trongate 103

Trongate 103 will closed from 1pm on Saturday 24 December and remain closed until Tuesday 3 January, re-opening Wednesday 4 January.


We'd like to wish all our visitors a happy Christmas and New Year

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