Tours at GMRC

Join staff at Glasgow Museums Resource Centre for a tour of the collections stored at this unique site!

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Tours at GMRC
About Tours at GMRC

Introduction Tours of Glasgow Museums Resource Centre


This tour gives an overview of the collections stored at this unique site and introduces GMRC’s wide and varied public programme. Call for details.
Most Sundays and some Wednesdays and Fridays, 2.30pm - 3.30pm.
Free but please book in advance.

Behind the Scenes Tours


Discover what lies behding the scenes in these facinating store tours, exploring a vast collection of art and museum objects. tours last approximately 1 hour.
Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays 2.30pm. Saturday and Sundays 11.30am
Free but please book in advance.

Themed Tours


These popular weekly tours take a closer look at particular collections at Glasgow Museums Resource Centre!
The tours are free but must be booked in advance.
2.30pm - 3.30pm

Tuesday 2nd March: A Trip around the World in 10 Objects
Tuesday 9th March: A Glimpse into Nature
Tuesday 16th March: A Trip around the World in 10 Objects
Tuesday 23rd March: Art Highlights
Tuesday 30th March: A Glimpse into Nature
Tuesday 6th April: A Trip around the World in 10 Objects
Tuesday 13th April: A Glimpse into Nature
Tuesday 20th April: Art Highlights
Tuesday 27th April: A Trip around the World in 10 Objects


Specialist Tours


Specialist tours taking a closer look at particular collections and are a great way to discover the treasures at Glasgow Museums Resource Centre!
Tours are free but booking in advance is essential.
2.30pm - 3.30pm

Tuesday 28th February: Looking at Locomotives
Tuesday 7th March: Ships of World War 1
Tuesday 14th March: Georgian Glasgow
Tuesday 21st March: The People Who Donated Our Paintings
Tuesday 28th March: African Style: Dress, Print and Fashion
Tuesday 4th April: Wheels in Motion: 200 Years of the Bicycle
Tuesday 11th April: Behind the Scenes, paintings and frames conservation
Tuesday 18th April: Joan Eardley’s
drawings of the children of Townhead’
Tuesday 25th April: Alexander Greek Thomson

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

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