Riverside Museum

Visit the Riverside Museum for FREE and experience the wonder of Glasgow's industrial heritage in this striking building designed by internationally renowned architect Zaha Hadid.

Riverside Museum

About Riverside Museum

100 Pointhouse Place, Glasgow West End G3 8RS
01412872720
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The Tall Ship is berthed alongside the museum, creating a fantastic experience in this stunning setting on the banks of the River Clyde.

At Riverside Museum there are over 3,000 objects on display, compared with 1,300 objects at the previous Museum of Transport. These include some old favourites along with some new exhibits to the Collection. One of the new exhibits is the recently acquired South African locomotive, Glasgow Museums’ largest object.

Upcoming Events at Riverside Museum

Razzle Dazzle Ships

Razzle Dazzle Ships

28th April 2018 - 29th April 2018
Riverside Museum hold regular arts and crafts workshops for kids, drop in on April 28th or 29th and make your own Razzle Dazzle Ship!
Tram Man Tours

Tram Man Tours

30th April 2018
Take a trip through history at the Riverside Museum on a guided tour with Tram Man, don't be late or he'll leave without you!
Hands On at Riverside

Hands On at Riverside

3rd May 2018
Riverside Museum hold regular 'Hands On' workshops for adults exploring some of the attractions exhibits up close!
Peg Planes

Peg Planes

5th May 2018 - 6th May 2018
Riverside Museum hold regular arts and crafts workshops for kids, come along on May 5th & 6th and make your own Peg Plane!
Locomotive Prints

Locomotive Prints

12th May 2018 - 13th May 2018
Riverside Museum hold regular arts and crafts workshops for kids, drop in on May 12th or 13th and make your own locomotive print
Tram Man Tours

Tram Man Tours

14th May 2018
Take a trip through history at the Riverside Museum on a guided tour with Tram Man, don't be late or he'll leave without you!
Hands On at Riverside

Hands On at Riverside

17th May 2018
Riverside Museum hold regular 'Hands On' workshops for adults exploring some of the attractions exhibits up close!
The Scottish Street Food Festival 2018

The Scottish Street Food Festival 2018

18th May 2018 - 20th May 2018
The Scottish Street Food Festival is returning to the Riverside Museum between 18th & 20th May celebrating Scotland's vibrant and ever growing Street food culture!
Seascape Garlands

Seascape Garlands

19th May 2018 - 20th May 2018
Riverside Museum hold regular arts and crafts workshops for kids, drop in on May 19th or 20th and make your own Seascape Garlands!
Electric Frog & Pressure Riverside Festival

Electric Frog & Pressure Riverside Festival

26th May 2018 - 27th May 2018
The festival season kicks off in style on the May Bank Holiday weekend with the return of the annual Electric Frog & Pressure Riverside Festival!
Jugglers in the Making

Jugglers in the Making

26th May 2018 - 27th May 2018
Riverside Museum hold regular arts and crafts workshops for kids, drop in on May 26th or 27th and create your own juggling balls!
Racing Rally Cars

Racing Rally Cars

2nd June 2018 - 3rd June 2018
Riverside Museum hold regular arts and crafts workshops for kids, drop in on June 2nd or 3rd and make your own Racing Rally Car!
Futuristic Cars

Futuristic Cars

10th June 2018
Riverside Museum hold regular arts and crafts workshops for kids, drop in on June 10th and make your own Futuristic Car!
Tram Man Tours

Tram Man Tours

11th June 2018
Take a trip through history at the Riverside Museum on a guided tour with Tram Man, don't be late or he'll leave without you!
Hands On at Riverside

Hands On at Riverside

14th June 2018
Riverside Museum hold regular 'Hands On' workshops for adults exploring some of the attractions exhibits up close!
Men’s 10K Glasgow

Men’s 10K Glasgow

17th June 2018
The Men's 10K Glasgow returns on Sunday 17th June 2018! Get healthier, raise awareness for Men’s Health, and enjoy everything this fantastic city has to offer!
It’s Rocket Science

It’s Rocket Science

23rd June 2018 - 24th June 2018
Riverside Museum hold regular arts and crafts workshops for kids, drop in on June 23rd or 24th and launch your own rocket and see how high it goes!
West End Festival Free Vintage Bus Service

West End Festival Free Vintage Bus Service

24th June 2018
Experience the atmosphere of bygone travel and take a ride on one of GVVT's restored vintage buses as part of the West End Festival Free Vintage Bus Service!
Hands On at Riverside

Hands On at Riverside

28th June 2018
Riverside Museum hold regular 'Hands On' workshops for adults exploring some of the attractions exhibits up close!
Tram Man Tours

Tram Man Tours

9th July 2018
Take a trip through history at the Riverside Museum on a guided tour with Tram Man, don't be late or he'll leave without you!
Tram Man Tours

Tram Man Tours

23rd July 2018
Take a trip through history at the Riverside Museum on a guided tour with Tram Man, don't be late or he'll leave without you!
Tram Man Tours

Tram Man Tours

20th August 2018
Take a trip through history at the Riverside Museum on a guided tour with Tram Man, don't be late or he'll leave without you!

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