St Mungo Museum of Religious Life and Art

Quiet Family Workshops - Autism Friendly

Quiet Family Workshops - Autism Friendly
Tickets
Free
Dates and times
24th Mar 2024
1:30PM - 4:00PM
Age
All ages

Have fund making a castle from recycled materials and face mask to celebrate the Jewish festival of Purim.

Find out more https://www.glasgowlife.org.uk/museums/glasgow-life-museums-are-autism-friendly

We have autism friendly storyboard guides in all of our venues to help prepare and plan your visit.

Please access them here:

https://www.glasgowlife.org.uk/museums/glasgow-life-museums-are-autism-friendly/visual-storyboards

We provide quiet and safe spaces in all of our museums. This is a place where autistic visitors can go when they feel overwhelmed. This can help people  to successfully continue their museum visit or to prepare for their journey home.

We have sensory bags containing resources including ear defenders, emotion cards and fidgets. They are available from the Information desks in the following museums. Riverside Museum, St Mungo Museum of Religious Life and Art, People Palace, GoMA, Kelvin Hall

Burrell Collection. Please ask on arrival.



Accessibility guides

Read the accessibility guide for St Mungo Museum of Religious Life and Art on AccessAble

Further access information can be found on Euan's Guide website

Accessible toilets

The accessible toilet is on the left as you enter through the accessible entrance.

Assistance dogs

Guide and assistance dogs are welcome, and a bowl of water can be provided. 

Hearing loop

There is a hearing assistance system.

If you use British Sign Language, you can watch a British Sign Language introduction to St Mungo Museum of Religious Life.

Wheelchair access

There is wheelchair and pram access to all public areas using the lifts and there are free wheelchairs available to hire at reception.

Baby changing

Baby changing facility are available.

Baby feeding

Cloakroom

Cloakroom facilities are available – though limited due to size. No prams/buggies/large items etc.

Parking

Pay and display parking and free disabled parking is available in the City Car Parks on Cathedral St and also Collins St.

There are 3 electric car charging bays in the public pay-and-display car park accessed off Collins Street.

Photography and video recording

At times, Glasgow Life will be on the premises to film and take photos.

Free wifi

View St Mungo Museum of Religious Life and Art on Google Maps.

Use Traveline Scotland to plan your trip

By train

The nearest local train station is High Street.

By bus

First Bus services 19, 19A, 38, 57 and 57A all stop near the museum.

On foot

The museum is located in the city centre, a short walk from Buchanan Street and Argyle Street. It is opposite Provand's Lordship and adjacent to Glasgow Cathedral.

Electric car charging bays

There are 3 electric car charging bays in the public pay-and-display car park accessed off Collins Street.

By bike

There is a bike rack to the rear of the museum on the cathedral precinct. There is a Nextbike stand on the corner of Cathedral Street (50m from museum).

 


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