Travel Diaries

Riverside Museum hold regular arts and crafts workshops for kids, drop in on July 21st or 22nd and and make your very own travel diary or scrap book!

Travel Diaries

About Travel Diaries

Using different materials, papers and pictures, design and make your very own travel diary or scrap book. You can use it to draw and write about your summer adventures.

Suitable for all ages.


Glasgow Museums welcomes families and children of all ages and all our venues are FREE to visit.

Our displays and exhibitions are designed with families in mind, so you’ll always find something interesting to explore when you visit.

Events are FREE unless otherwise stated.

The activities listed here are for family groups and children. If you would like to arrange a visit for an organised group, please contact the individual museum in advance.

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Travel Diaries are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

Other Events at Riverside Museum or Glasgow Museums

Inner City

Inner City

16th February 2018 - 11th November 2018
Glasgow’s Gallery of Modern Art (GoMA) presents Inner City, a group exhibition by Los Angeles-based artist Michael C McMillen and Glasgow-based artists Alberta Whittle and Mitch Miller.
The Four Graces

The Four Graces

30th May 2018 - 22nd October 2018
Scottish artist Avril Paton’s latest work, The Four Graces (Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum), is now on show in the iconic building it depicts.
Scotland Street School Remembers

Scotland Street School Remembers

7th June 2018 - 30th September 2018
Scotland Street School Remembers revisits the history of Scotland Street Schoool and the surrounding community with a fascinating documentary by Scottish artist and filmmaker Margaret Moore!
Blue Light Festival

Blue Light Festival

22nd September 2018 - 23rd September 2018
The Blue Light Festival returns to Riverside Museum over the September Weekend featuring an array of emergency vehicles old and new!
Tweeting Toddlers with the RSPB

Tweeting Toddlers with the RSPB

25th September 2018
Join RSPB Glasgow's exciting group for toddlers and carers with animal-themed songs, stories and activities!
Wee Creatives

Wee Creatives

26th September 2018
Wee Creatives are regular playful sessions for under 2s at Glasgow Museum Resource Centre... Explore! Create! Play! Fun!
Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

28th September 2018
Come along to Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum for their regular Toddler Time sessions on Fridays!
Saturday Art Club

Saturday Art Club

29th September 2018
The Gallery of Modern Art holds a regular, drop in, Saturday Morning Art Club for 3 to 12 year olds!
Weekly Store Hunters Family Programme

Weekly Store Hunters Family Programme

29th September 2018
Don't miss the chance to get creative and have some family fun whilst exploring the fascinating museum stores at GMRC!
Tweeting Toddlers with the RSPB

Tweeting Toddlers with the RSPB

2nd October 2018
Join RSPB Glasgow's exciting group for toddlers and carers with animal-themed songs, stories and activities!
Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

5th October 2018
Come along to Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum for their regular Toddler Time sessions on Fridays!
Learn To Draw Still Life With Charcoal

Learn To Draw Still Life With Charcoal

7th October 2018
Join artist Saul Robertson at the Gallery of Modern Art and learn how to draw still life using charcoal.
Tweeting Toddlers with the RSPB

Tweeting Toddlers with the RSPB

9th October 2018
Join RSPB Glasgow's exciting group for toddlers and carers with animal-themed songs, stories and activities!
Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

12th October 2018
Come along to Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum for their regular Toddler Time sessions on Fridays!
Glasgow Bridges Walk

Glasgow Bridges Walk

14th October 2018
Support Kidney Research UK by taking part in the annual Glasgow Bridges Walk on Sunday 14th October!
Wizard School

Wizard School

16th October 2018 - 19th October 2018
Join Scotland Street School for some spellbinding tricks and enchanting alchemy at their magical Wizard School this October Half Term!
Tweeting Toddlers with the RSPB

Tweeting Toddlers with the RSPB

16th October 2018
Join RSPB Glasgow's exciting group for toddlers and carers with animal-themed songs, stories and activities!
Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

19th October 2018
Come along to Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum for their regular Toddler Time sessions on Fridays!
Tweeting Toddlers with the RSPB

Tweeting Toddlers with the RSPB

23rd October 2018
Join RSPB Glasgow's exciting group for toddlers and carers with animal-themed songs, stories and activities!
Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

26th October 2018
Come along to Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum for their regular Toddler Time sessions on Fridays!
Halloween Movie Drive-in

Halloween Movie Drive-in

28th October 2018
Join the Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice for their annual Halloween Movie Drive-in events at Glasgow’s Riverside Museum on October 28th!
Tweeting Toddlers with the RSPB

Tweeting Toddlers with the RSPB

30th October 2018
Join RSPB Glasgow's exciting group for toddlers and carers with animal-themed songs, stories and activities!
Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

2nd November 2018
Come along to Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum for their regular Toddler Time sessions on Fridays!
Learn To Draw Still Life With Pencil

Learn To Draw Still Life With Pencil

4th November 2018
Join artist Saul Robertson at the Gallery of Modern Art and learn how to draw still life using pencil.
Tweeting Toddlers with the RSPB

Tweeting Toddlers with the RSPB

6th November 2018
Join RSPB Glasgow's exciting group for toddlers and carers with animal-themed songs, stories and activities!
Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

9th November 2018
Come along to Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum for their regular Toddler Time sessions on Fridays!
Tweeting Toddlers with the RSPB

Tweeting Toddlers with the RSPB

13th November 2018
Join RSPB Glasgow's exciting group for toddlers and carers with animal-themed songs, stories and activities!
Riverside Drive-In Movies

Riverside Drive-In Movies

16th November 2018 - 18th November 2018
Experience The Greatest Showman and Disney's Beauty & the Beast on the worlds largest mobile LED screen when Riverside Drive-In Movies returns this November!
Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

16th November 2018
Come along to Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum for their regular Toddler Time sessions on Fridays!
Tweeting Toddlers with the RSPB

Tweeting Toddlers with the RSPB

20th November 2018
Join RSPB Glasgow's exciting group for toddlers and carers with animal-themed songs, stories and activities!
Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

23rd November 2018
Come along to Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum for their regular Toddler Time sessions on Fridays!
Tweeting Toddlers with the RSPB

Tweeting Toddlers with the RSPB

27th November 2018
Join RSPB Glasgow's exciting group for toddlers and carers with animal-themed songs, stories and activities!
Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

30th November 2018
Come along to Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum for their regular Toddler Time sessions on Fridays!
Santa Bungee 2018

Santa Bungee 2018

1st December 2018 - 2nd December 2018
Are you feeling fearless this festive season? Brave Glasgow Children's Hospital Charity's Santa Bungee and help support the hospital's young patients!
Tweeting Toddlers with the RSPB

Tweeting Toddlers with the RSPB

4th December 2018
Join RSPB Glasgow's exciting group for toddlers and carers with animal-themed songs, stories and activities!
Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

7th December 2018
Come along to Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum for their regular Toddler Time sessions on Fridays!
Tweeting Toddlers with the RSPB

Tweeting Toddlers with the RSPB

11th December 2018
Join RSPB Glasgow's exciting group for toddlers and carers with animal-themed songs, stories and activities!
Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

14th December 2018
Come along to Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum for their regular Toddler Time sessions on Fridays!
Tweeting Toddlers with the RSPB

Tweeting Toddlers with the RSPB

18th December 2018
Join RSPB Glasgow's exciting group for toddlers and carers with animal-themed songs, stories and activities!
Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

21st December 2018
Come along to Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum for their regular Toddler Time sessions on Fridays!
Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

28th December 2018
Come along to Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum for their regular Toddler Time sessions on Fridays!

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Magic: The Gathering Open House
Magic: The Gathering Open House
23rd September 2018
Geek Retreat, Glasgow City Centre
Join Geek Retreat for their Magic: The Gathering Open House Event on Sunday 23rd September and learn how to play!
Princess & Superhero Party in aid of Glasgow Children’s Hospital Charity
Princess & Superhero Party in aid of Glasgow Children’s Hospital Charity
23rd September 2018
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One4TheKids are delighted to bring you the kids event of the summer... a Princess & Superhero Party at Darcy's in aid of Glasgow Children's Hospital Charity!
Family Fun Weekends
Family Fun Weekends
23rd September 2018
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Every weekend at R-CADE we welcome the whole family down for some gaming fun, arts and craft events, tournaments and workshops!
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Arts and Crafts Events you might like...

Curtain Making Masterclass
Curtain Making Masterclass
23rd September 2018
Sew Confident Glasgow, Glasgow West End
Learn how to make lined curtains to fit a pole or a rail on this one day masterclass from Sew Confident in Finnieston!
Quilting for Beginners
Quilting for Beginners
23rd September 2018
Sew Confident Glasgow, Glasgow West End
Have you always fancied trying you hand at quilting? Join Sew Confident Glasgow for their introductory course!
Modern Macramé Driftwood Wall Hanging Workshop
Modern Macramé Driftwood Wall Hanging Workshop
23rd September 2018
For Fika Sake, Glasgow West End
Learn to make your own modern macrame wall hanging/plant hanger in an afternoon, using all natural materials including Scottish driftwood and unbleached cotton.
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Summer Holiday Events you might like...

Saturday Art Club
Saturday Art Club
29th September 2018
Gallery of Modern Art, Glasgow City Centre
The Gallery of Modern Art holds a regular, drop in, Saturday Morning Art Club for 3 to 12 year olds!
Toddler Tuesdays & Thursdays
Toddler Tuesdays & Thursdays
2nd October 2018
The Tall Ship at Riverside, Glasgow West End
Song, rhymes, puppets, music, games and imaginative play... it's Toddler Tuesdays & Thursdays onboard The Tall Ship!
Woodland Nippers
Woodland Nippers
4th October 2018
Castlemilk Park, Glasgow South Side
Woodland Nippers is a fun, free, nature group for kids under 6 and their grown ups held monthly at Castlemilk Park!
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