Book a Visit

Book a Visit


Daily tours available at 2.30pm every day except Monday

Highlights Tours:  Themed tours taking a closer look at specific areas within the collections. 

Specialist Tours:  An in-depth focus on specific objects, subjects or stories, often led by our curators  and other staff and volunteers who know the collections best.

Visually Impaired and British Sign Language tours: Available on request- please contact us to find out more. See our welcome videos in BSL and International Sign here.

All visits must be booked in advance

GMRC offers a range of specially designed activities and tours for families, with additional events throughout the school holidays. 

Activities for Families

Family Friendly Weekends

Enjoy our popular family drop-in weekends with crafts, activities and a short tour of our Art, Natural History and Transport collections.

Check our Events Database and Facebook page for all the latest information.

Watch our short video, that takes you from Nitshill train station, to GMRC and onto explore our stores and some of the objects you can see there! 


 Behind the Magic Doors at GMRC


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