Riverside Museum, Glasgow, United Kingdom


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July 22, 2019


November 21, 2017

General information

Riverside Museum is Glasgow’s award-winning Transport Museum. Over 3,000 objects on display, from skateboards to locomotives, paintings to prams and cars to a Stormtrooper.

Interactive displays. Walk through Glasgow streets and visit the shops, bar and subway. Climb aboard a train, tram or bus.

Also discover Glasgow’s rich shipbuilding history. Explore the car and motorbike walls and help put out a fire with their interactive fire engine.

Large touch screens panels full of images, memories and films that tell the fascinating stories behind the objects.

Photo by Mark Harkin (loco003) [CC BY 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons

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Number of exhibited items

Cars & Automotive: 1-25, Car Inventory link
Motorcycles & Bikes: 26-50, Inventory link
Trains: 1-10

Items Exhibited at the Museum






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Museum Contact Info

Contact Email: museums@glasgowlife.org.uk
Contact Form: No information available
Phone number(s): 0141 287 2720

Getting to the Museum

Address: Pointhouse Place, G3 8RS, Glasgow, United Kingdom, Europe
Coordinates: 55.8651338, -4.3063185

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Usually only for private use. Always check for latest info on the home page!
Photography permitted: Not known
Tripod permitted: Not known
Flash permitted: Not known


Note: This information was accurate July, 2019 when it was published/updated, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.

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