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Riverside Museum

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Riverside Museum

Free entry

Opening hours

Day Opens Closes
Mon 10:00am - 5:00pm
Tue 10:00am - 5:00pm
Wed 10:00am - 5:00pm
Thu 10:00am - 5:00pm
Fri 11:00am - 5:00pm
Sat 10:00am - 5:00pm
Sun 11:00am - 5:00pm

Contact

0141 287 2720
museums@glasgowlife.org.uk

Pointhouse Place, Glasgow, G3 8RS

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Riverside Museum is Glasgow's award-winning transport museum. With over 3,000 objects on display there's everything from skateboards to locomotives, paintings to prams and cars to a Stormtrooper.

Get hands on with our interactive displays. Walk through Glasgow streets and visit the shops, bar and subway. Climb aboard a train, tram or bus and get a real feel for old public transport. Discover Glasgow's rich shipbuilding history, explore the car and motorbike walls and help put out a fire with our interactive fire engine.

There are over 90 large touch screens panels full of images, memories and films that tell the fascinating stories behind the objects. There really is something for all ages to enjoy at the Riverside Museum.

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Accessible toilets

Baby changing

Baby feeding

Cloakroom

The cloakroom costs £1

Guidedog friendly

Guide and assistance dogs are welcome

Hearing loop

Parking

The car park 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 12 spaces reserved for blue badge holders, free of charge with no time restrictions. There are designated parent and child spaces. For car park enquiries please contact 0141 276 1830.

Photography and video recording

Additional information

You can find further access information for this venue on the DisabledGo website or on the Euan's Guide website

Riverside Museum Floor Plan

Riverside Museum is a five star Visit Scotland visitor attraction.

Cafe

Restaurant

Shop

Free wifi

Location

Riverside Museum

Pointhouse Place, Glasgow, G3 8RS

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Riverside Museum displays

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