Riverside Museum

The Riverside Museum is the location of the Glasgow Museum of Transport, at Pointhouse Quay in the Glasgow Harbour regeneration district of Glasgow, Scotland. The building opened in June 2011. The museum won the 2013 European Museum of the Year Award. The Riverside Art Museum strives to integrate art into the lives of people in a way that engages, inspires, and builds community by presenting thought-provoking exhibits and providing quality art classes that instill a lifelong love of the arts. Located in the historic Mission Inn district of downtown Riverside, our architecturally significant 1929 building is a former YWCA facility

Our current opening hours are Monday-Sunday, 11am-4pm. A ticket is required to enter the museum. Tickets are FREE and available to book at the link below. You need to pre-book, at least 24 hours in advance, for a specific date and time.
Tickets can be booked for a maximum of 6 people. We are unable to accommodate group bookings at this time. Before booking, check the protection level guidance for your local area and any travel restrictions that may be in place. More
Please do not book tickets or visit the museum, if you, or any members of your household, has any symptoms of Coronavirus. Follow up to date medical guidance. More

If you should be isolating as part of travel or medical advice please do not visit the museum. Wear a face covering to stay safe and protect others. Wash your hands and use hand sanitiser during your visit. Tickets will be released in two week blocks – tickets go live every two weeks on a Thursday, for the two week period beginning the following Monday. Please note tickets are non-transferable. If the ticket holder can no longer visit the museum please release tickets by contacting the Glasgow Life Box Office at [email protected]

Glasgow Multi-Entry Multi-Directional Visitors Guide © Simon Newbound

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  • Saturday11:00 - 16:00
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  • Monday11:00 - 16:00
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  • Thursday11:00 - 16:00
  • Friday11:00 - 16:00
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