Couper Institute

Couper Institute is a ‘B’ listed building situated on the Southside of Glasgow. It was designed by internationally renowned architect James Sellers and built under the auspices of Robert Couper in 1887.

Couper Institute is a perfect venue for meetings and small conferences, classes and clubs, fairs and exhibitions, rehearsals and concerts - all at very competitive rates. It is also a very popular venue for parties, dances and weddings, with special packages available.

Opening hours are flexible to suit your needs and there are experienced staff on hand to assist with any special requirements.

This venue is suitable for:

  • Awards Ceremonies
  • Community Events
  • Concerts
  • Meetings
  • Weddings

Room Information

​There are 7 areas available for hire at the Couper Institute

  • Room 1 (max 15)
  • Room 2 (max 15)
  • Room 3 (max 15)
  • Room 4 (max 15)
  • Auchincloss Room (max 35)
  • Craighead Room (max 60)
  • Lesser Hall (max 160)
  • Large Hall (max 600)


You are free to bring in the caterer of your choice to any event within the Public Halls.


We can supply standard PA equipment, technical, security support and advise on most other event-related services for your event.​

 The Couper Institute

Couper Institute

86 Clarkston Road
G44 3DA

0141 287 5919

To enquire about hiring this venue please call
0141 287 5919 or send an email.

Couper Institute
Couper Institute floorplan
Couper Institute floorplan
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