Scotland’s Museum of Transport and Travel and winner of the prestigious European Museum
of Year award 2013 is the new home for Glasgow’s world-class Transport and
Hadid-designed building is a masterpiece of architecture and a perfect
complement to the stunning and exciting displays within. This remarkable new
attraction also provides a unique and beautiful setting for a range of private
and corporate events such as private dinners, cocktail receptions, weddings or corporate galas, as well as meetings, seminars, work shops and trade shows. The Museum’s magnificent
collection can also be enjoyed exclusively by guests attending a
private evening event.
Riverside Museum's collection area can accommodate up to 800 guests for an ‘access all
areas’ standing reception which can be further enhanced by an expert-led guided
tour of the collection.
is a magnificently atmospheric recreation of a typical Glasgow street spanning the years between
1895 and 1930. The setting is enhanced by authentic period shopfronts and
accessible interiors. A subway station and typical vehicles of the period are
also situated within the Main
Street area. This is a superb location with a real
difference for a standing reception for up to 120 guests.
which lies adjacent to the main entrance of the museum is one of the most spacious outdoor
event areas in Glasgow
(second only to George Square).
It is a superbly landscaped outdoor area capable of hosting a
plethora of events ranging from music concerts for up to 10,000 people, to
motor shows, rallies, trades shows, fashion shows, award ceremonies and sporting events such as volleyball and skateboarding and the recent Rat Race where participants kayaked, climbed, crawled and scrambled their way back to Riverside as part of the epic event. The space offers a great platform for
companies to showcase and demonstrate their latest products to the public.
The Café overlooks the River
Clyde and offers visitors excellent views across the river and of The
Tall Ship. The Café can comfortably accommodate up to 100 guests for a
standing reception and up to 80 people seated for a Riverside
dining experience. It is also enhanced by an attractive terraced patio
directly outside, which can be used by guests attending an event within
the Café area.
with superb views over the Rivers Clyde and Kelvin, offers a very attractive
setting for private meetings and presentations attended by up to 35 guests in a theatre-style room layout or 20 in a
with superb river views, offers a very flexible space excellent for meetings, workshops or seminars as it can be
easily partitioned providing clients with two separate areas or one larger
meeting room for up to 60 guests.
Ship is berthed on the Clyde immediately adjacent to Riverside
Museum and is a further option for events
such as corporate functions or wedding receptions at Riverside. This unique venue can comfortably
host up to 200 guests for a drinks reception or 150 for a more formal, seated
dinner. Functions on The Tall Ship can be held below deck or (weather
permitting) on the main deck of the vessel.