Kelvin Hall

Spring Holiday Film Club

Spring Holiday Film Club
Free - ticket required
Dates and times
Every week on Thursday from 4th Apr 2024 until 11th Apr 2024
10:00AM - 12:00PM
8 Years +

The National Library of Scotland at Kelvin Hall is delighted to have Felix along to run two film making workshops aimed at children and young people aged 8 – 16 and their care givers. 

Felix runs the Mobile Film School and works regularly with children and young people delivering engaging creative workshops. Felix will run two bespoke workshops using green screen technology to enable participants to become part of some of the films form the Moving Image Archive. 

Families can choose a film of interest such as footage from a football cup final or of the last day of the Glasgow trams, write a story that features themselves and become part of history. 

You do not need to attend both workshops. All materials will be provided. 

These workshops are ideally suited to children and young people aged 8 – 16 years of age and their care givers. All children and young people much be accompanied by a responsible adult. When booking FREE tickets via Eventbrite, please make sure to book a ticket for each individual family member attending. 

Book your place here.

Numbers are restricted so please make sure to book your places early. There will not be refreshments at this workshop so please bring water and a snack if required. No nuts please. Please email if you would like to discuss any access needs.

Accessible toilets

The accessible toilet is located off the main corridor. There is changing space. 

Assistance dogs

Guide and assistance dogs are welcome.

Hearing loop

There is a fixed loop hearing assistance system. 

If you use British Sign Language, you can watch our  British Sign Language introduction to Kelvin Hall.

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 feeding

Cafe or restaurant


The car park on Bunhouse Road is managed by City Parking. Charges are as follows:

Mon-Sun 8am-6pm

  • 1 hour £1.60
  • 2 hours £3.20
  • 3 hours £4.80
  • 4 hours £6.40
  • 5 hours £8.00
  • 10 hours £10.00

Mon-Sun 6pm-8am, £2 flat rate.

There are spaces reserved for blue badge holders, free of charge with no time restrictions. For car park enquiries please contact 0141 276 1830.

Photography and video recording

Please follow this link to read guidelines on photography, filming and sketching in all Glasgow Life Museums.

Free wifi

Location Map

Use Traveline Scotland to plan your trip

By train

Kelvin Hall is around 20 minutes walk from Partick Station


The nearest subway station is Kelvinhall.

By bus

First Bus services 2, 3 and 77 all stop outside the museum.

By Car 

Kelvin Hall is situated on Argyle Street, around 6 minutes from the M8.

Visit the Kelvin Hall website. A unique partnership between Glasgow Life, the University of Glasgow and the National Library of Scotland sees this historic and much loved venue transformed into an exciting new centre of cultural excellence providing access to collections, temporary displays, teaching and research, alongside a state-of-the-art Glasgow Club health and fitness centre.

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