October Holiday Fun at Glasgow Museums

Glasgow Museums are running a brilliant (and free) programme of events for families during the October school holidays!

October Holiday Fun at Glasgow Museums

About October Holiday Fun at Glasgow Museums

Saturday 13th October

Animal Carnival Masks
Kelvingrove / 1.30pm - 4pm / Age 5+ / Drop-in
Explore the animals in the museum, learn about festivals from around the world and create your very own animal carnival mask.

Boats of the Clyde
People's Palace / 1.30pm - 4pm / Age 5+ / Drop-in
With Glasgow's rich history of ship building, discover how the Clyde has changed through the years and then make your own origami boat.

Sunday 14th October

Animal Carnival Masks
Kelvingrove / 1.30pm - 4pm / Age 5+ / Drop-in
Explore the animals in the museum, learn about festivals from around the world and create your very own animal carnival mask.

Monday 15th October

Rainforest Prints
Kelvingrove / 1.30pm - 4pm / Age 5+ / Drop-in
The natural rainforest is home to millions of living things and has all the colours of the rainbow. Learn all about this tropical environment and create your own wildlife print.

Toys Tour
Kelvin Hall / 2pm - 3pm / Age 5+ / email: kelvinhalltours@glasgowlife.org.uk to book
The Glasgow Museums store at Kelvin Hall is home to many different toys from long ago - and not so long ago! Take a special trip into the store to see if the toys you played with are part of our collection!

Tuesday 16th October

100 years ago family trail
Riverside Museum / 1.30pm - 4pm / Drop-in
Life was very different 100 years ago. From tram volunteers to Razzle Dazzle ships, follow this paper trail to find out more.

Concrete Block
Gallery of Modern Art / 10.30am - 12.30pm / Age 5+ / Drop-in
Have fun while experimenting with different arts and crafts inspired by our Jack Knox exhibition! Every day there will be a different project for the whole family to be creative and messy.

Minxing It Up
Kelvin Hall / 1.30pm - 3.30pm / Age 5+ / Drop-in
Inspired by the antics of Dennis the Menace and Minnie the Minx, unleash you inner prankster in this mishchievious, crafty workshop!

Rainforest Prints
Kelvingrove / 1.30pm - 4pm / Age 5+ / Drop-in
The natural rainforest is home to millions of living things and has all the colours of the rainbow. Learn all about this tropical environment and create your own wildlife print.

Spooky Skulls
Glasgow Museums Resource Centre / 1.30pm - 4pm / Drop-in
Join us this October holiday week for some spooky Halloween inspired fun in our museum stores, hunt spiders, monsters and shadows.
Take part in our ghost tour then create your own monstrous model skull!

Wonders from the Water!
People's Palace / 1.30pm - 4pm / Age 5+ / Drop-in
Drop-in and find out about some of the weird and wonderful things that have been discovered in the waterways of Glasgow!

Wednesday 17th October

A Wizard's World
Kelvin Hall / 2pm - 3pm / Age 5+ / email: kelvinhalltours@glasgowlife.org.uk to book
Discover some weird and wonderful objects from a world of spells, potions and divination in this magic inspired tour!

Clyde Wildlife
People's Palace / 1.30pm - 4pm / Age 5+ / Drop-in
Discover how the Clyde has changed over the years and test your knowledge of the river and its wildlife in our special quiz!

Concrete Block
Gallery of Modern Art / 10.30am - 12.30pm / Age 5+ / Drop-in
Have fun while experimenting with different arts and crafts inspired by our Jack Knox exhibition! Every day there will be a different project for the whole family to be creative and messy!

Rainforest Prints
Kelvingrove / 1.30pm - 4pm / Age 5+ / Drop-in
The natural rainforest is home to millions of living things and has all the colours of the rainbow. Learn all about this tropical environment and create your own wildlife print.

Wartime on the trams
Riverside Museum / 1.30pm - 4pm / Drop-in
Who went to war and who worked on the home front? Meet the curator to hear the story of the WW1 Glasgow tram volunteers, women drivers and conductresses. Then, make your own memento to take home.

Witches and Warlocks
Glasgow Museums Resource Centre / 1.30pm - 4pm / Drop-in
Join us this October holiday week for some spooky Halloween inspired fun in our museum stores, hunt spiders, monsters and shadows.
Make your own magic paper hat and cape and learn some magic tricks after being on our spine tingling spooky stores tour.

Thursday 18th October

Concrete Block
Gallery of Modern Art / 10.30am - 12.30pm / Age 5+ / Drop-in
Have fun while experimenting with different arts and crafts inspired by our Jack Knox exhibition! Every day there will be a different project for the whole family to be creative and messy!

Ghostly Goo
Glasgow Museums Resource Centre / 1.30pm - 4pm / Drop-in
Join us this October holiday week for some spooky Halloween inspired fun in our museum stores, hunt spiders, monsters and shadows.
Go on a ghost hunt through our stores before having a chance to make your own ghost slime and other spook-tacular decorations to scare all your friends!

NEW! Wee adventurers on the move
Riverside Museum / 10.30am - 11.15am / 2 - 5 years / Book at museum reception on the day from 10am
Come along and join us in this new toddler session full of stories, songs and messy play.

Razzle Dazzle ships
Riverside Museum / 1.30pm - 4pm / Drop-in
Meet the curator and the archivist to learn about Razzle Dazzle ships and read the wartime diary entries of Thomas Livingstone. Get inspired by the colourful camouflage patterns to make your own mini ship model.

Rainforest Prints
Kelvingrove / 1.30pm - 4pm / Age 5+ / Drop-in
The natural rainforest is home to millions of living things and has all the colours of the rainbow. Learn all about this tropical environment and create your own wildlife print.

Whale of a Time
People's Palace / 1.30pm - 4pm / Age 5+ / Drop-in
Inspired by the whale's jawbones that arch above our staircase, come along and make your own crafty whale in our fun family workshop!

Friday 19th October

100 years ago family trail
Riverside Museum / 1.30pm - 4pm / Drop-in
Life was very different 100 years ago. From tram volunteers to Razzle Dazzle ships, follow this paper trail to find out more.

Wonders from the Water!
People's Palace / 1.30pm - 4pm / Age 5+ / Drop-in
Drop-in and find out about some of the weird and wonderful things that have been discovered in the waterways of Glasgow!

Saturday 20th October

Tiny Pinch pots and paint
Kelvingrove / 1.30pm - 4pm / Age 5+ / Drop-in
Model your own pinch pot and decorate with paint. It will reveal a story about place and time, form and function.

Up, up and away!
Riverside Museum / 1.30pm - 4pm / Drop-in
Invent your own hot air balloon to take away with you. In this workshop we will use a variety of materials to create our own fantasy hot air balloon, imagine where it could take you.

Sunday 21st October

Tiny Pinch pots and paint
Kelvingrove / 1.30pm - 4pm / Age 5+ / Drop-in
Model your own pinch pot and decorate with paint. It will reveal a story about place and time, form and function.

Up, up and away!
Riverside Museum / 1.30pm - 4pm / Drop-in
Invent your own hot air balloon to take away with you. In this workshop we will use a variety of materials to create our own fantasy hot air balloon, imagine where it could take you.

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for October Holiday Fun at Glasgow Museums are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

Other Events at Various Venues or Glasgow Museums

Benny Lynch: The Little King of the Gorbals

Benny Lynch: The Little King of the Gorbals

16th August 2018 - 30th June 2020
The People’s Palace is hosting a community display which gathers together never seen before objects from Benny Lynch’s life and career.
Brushes with War

Brushes with War

21st September 2018 - 6th January 2019
Brushes with War at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum is a powerful and emotive insight into the experience of soldiers from World War I through the drawings and paintings they created.
GMRC Themed Tours

GMRC Themed Tours

13th December 2018
Join staff at Glasgow Museums Resource Centre for a themed tour of the collections stored at this unique site!
Hands On at Riverside

Hands On at Riverside

13th December 2018
Riverside Museum hold regular 'Hands On' workshops for adults exploring some of the attractions exhibits up close!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

13th December 2018
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
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!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

14th December 2018
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Christmas Crafts

Christmas Crafts

15th December 2018 - 16th December 2018
The People's Palace hold regular workshops for kids, come along on December 15th or 16th and take part in some Christmas Crafts!
MidWinter Makeshift Puppets

MidWinter Makeshift Puppets

15th December 2018 - 16th December 2018
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum hold regular workshops for kids, come along on December 15th or 16th and make your own wintery puppet!
Mini Planes

Mini Planes

15th December 2018 - 16th December 2018
Riverside Museum hold regular arts and crafts workshops for kids, drop in on 15th or 16th December and create your own mini model airplane!
The RSPB at Kelvingrove

The RSPB at Kelvingrove

15th December 2018
You'll find RSPB Scotland holding events most weekends at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum between 1pm and 4pm!
Saturday Art Club

Saturday Art Club

15th December 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

15th December 2018
Don't miss the chance to get creative and have some family fun whilst exploring the fascinating museum stores at GMRC!
GoMA Guided Tours

GoMA Guided Tours

15th December 2018
Enjoy a free guided tour of Scotland's most visited modern art gallery, Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

15th December 2018
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

15th December 2018
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
The RSPB at Kelvingrove

The RSPB at Kelvingrove

16th December 2018
You'll find RSPB Scotland holding events most weekends at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum between 1pm and 4pm!
GoMA Guided Tours

GoMA Guided Tours

16th December 2018
Enjoy a free guided tour of Scotland's most visited modern art gallery, Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

16th December 2018
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

16th December 2018
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
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!
Staff Picks

Staff Picks

18th December 2018
Fancy spending your lunchtime break doing something different? Pop into GoMA for one of their weekly 10 minute talks and find out what are their staff’s favourite artworks!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

18th December 2018
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Wee Creatives

Wee Creatives

19th December 2018
Wee Creatives are regular playful sessions for under 2s at Glasgow Museum Resource Centre... Explore! Create! Play! Fun!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

19th December 2018
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
GMRC Themed Tours

GMRC Themed Tours

20th December 2018
Join staff at Glasgow Museums Resource Centre for a themed tour of the collections stored at this unique site!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

20th December 2018
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
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!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

21st December 2018
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Saturday Art Club

Saturday Art Club

22nd December 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

22nd December 2018
Don't miss the chance to get creative and have some family fun whilst exploring the fascinating museum stores at GMRC!
GoMA Guided Tours

GoMA Guided Tours

22nd December 2018
Enjoy a free guided tour of Scotland's most visited modern art gallery, Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

22nd December 2018
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

22nd December 2018
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
GoMA Guided Tours

GoMA Guided Tours

23rd December 2018
Enjoy a free guided tour of Scotland's most visited modern art gallery, Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

23rd December 2018
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

23rd December 2018
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

25th December 2018
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

26th December 2018
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

27th December 2018
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
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!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

28th December 2018
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Winter Vehicles

Winter Vehicles

29th December 2018 - 30th December 2018
Riverside Museum hold regular arts and crafts workshops for kids, drop in on 29th or 30th December and create your own winter vehicle!
GoMA Guided Tours

GoMA Guided Tours

29th December 2018
Enjoy a free guided tour of Scotland's most visited modern art gallery, Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

29th December 2018
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

29th December 2018
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Horrible Heedie Tours

Horrible Heedie Tours

30th December 2018
Join this interactive tour at Scotland Street School Museum and find out what school was like in the old days!
GoMA Guided Tours

GoMA Guided Tours

30th December 2018
Enjoy a free guided tour of Scotland's most visited modern art gallery, Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

30th December 2018
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

30th December 2018
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

1st January 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

2nd January 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

3rd January 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

4th January 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
GoMA Guided Tours

GoMA Guided Tours

5th January 2019
Enjoy a free guided tour of Scotland's most visited modern art gallery, Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

5th January 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

5th January 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
GoMA Guided Tours

GoMA Guided Tours

6th January 2019
Enjoy a free guided tour of Scotland's most visited modern art gallery, Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

6th January 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

6th January 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Staff Picks

Staff Picks

8th January 2019
Fancy spending your lunchtime break doing something different? Pop into GoMA for one of their weekly 10 minute talks and find out what are their staff’s favourite artworks!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

8th January 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

9th January 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
GMRC Themed Tours

GMRC Themed Tours

10th January 2019
Join staff at Glasgow Museums Resource Centre for a themed tour of the collections stored at this unique site!
Hands On at Riverside

Hands On at Riverside

10th January 2019
Riverside Museum hold regular 'Hands On' workshops for adults exploring some of the attractions exhibits up close!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

10th January 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

11th January 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
GoMA Guided Tours

GoMA Guided Tours

12th January 2019
Enjoy a free guided tour of Scotland's most visited modern art gallery, Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

12th January 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

12th January 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
GoMA Guided Tours

GoMA Guided Tours

13th January 2019
Enjoy a free guided tour of Scotland's most visited modern art gallery, Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

13th January 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

13th January 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Special Interest Tours

Special Interest Tours

15th January 2019
Meet the specialist staff at GMRC and learn about their area of the museum collection... come and discover something new!
Staff Picks

Staff Picks

15th January 2019
Fancy spending your lunchtime break doing something different? Pop into GoMA for one of their weekly 10 minute talks and find out what are their staff’s favourite artworks!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

15th January 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

16th January 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
GMRC Themed Tours

GMRC Themed Tours

17th January 2019
Join staff at Glasgow Museums Resource Centre for a themed tour of the collections stored at this unique site!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

17th January 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

18th January 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
GoMA Guided Tours

GoMA Guided Tours

19th January 2019
Enjoy a free guided tour of Scotland's most visited modern art gallery, Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

19th January 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

19th January 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
GoMA Guided Tours

GoMA Guided Tours

20th January 2019
Enjoy a free guided tour of Scotland's most visited modern art gallery, Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art!
Creative Sundays

Creative Sundays

20th January 2019
Creative Sundays are one-day craft workshops for adults held throughout the year at Glasgow Museums Resource Centre!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

20th January 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

20th January 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Dippy On Tour: Glasgow

Dippy On Tour: Glasgow

22nd January 2019 - 6th May 2019
Dippy, the Natural History Museum's iconic Diplodocus cast, is going on a natural history adventure across the UK, and will visit Glasgow between 22nd January - 6th May 2019!
Special Interest Tours

Special Interest Tours

22nd January 2019
Meet the specialist staff at GMRC and learn about their area of the museum collection... come and discover something new!
Staff Picks

Staff Picks

22nd January 2019
Fancy spending your lunchtime break doing something different? Pop into GoMA for one of their weekly 10 minute talks and find out what are their staff’s favourite artworks!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

22nd January 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

23rd January 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Hands On at Riverside

Hands On at Riverside

24th January 2019
Riverside Museum hold regular 'Hands On' workshops for adults exploring some of the attractions exhibits up close!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

24th January 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Manager’s Tour and Demonstration

Manager’s Tour and Demonstration

25th January 2019
Join the Programme Manager at Kelvin Hall for a look round Glasgow Museums' store as she highlights some of her favourite objects!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

25th January 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
GoMA Guided Tours

GoMA Guided Tours

26th January 2019
Enjoy a free guided tour of Scotland's most visited modern art gallery, Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

26th January 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

26th January 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Sketch & Destress

Sketch & Destress

27th January 2019
Looking for ways to feel calmer, happier? Join GMRC for one of their regular Sketch & Destress workshops!
GoMA Guided Tours

GoMA Guided Tours

27th January 2019
Enjoy a free guided tour of Scotland's most visited modern art gallery, Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art!
Let’s Talk About Art

Let’s Talk About Art

27th January 2019
Every last Sunday of the month, come along to GoMA to talk about different artworks, and reject some common misconceptions about contemporary art.
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

27th January 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

27th January 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Macmillan Arts & Craft Group

Macmillan Arts & Craft Group

28th January 2019
Get creative each month with Glasgow Museum Resource Centre's museum object-inspired art sessions for adults affected by cancer.
Special Interest Tours

Special Interest Tours

29th January 2019
Meet the specialist staff at GMRC and learn about their area of the museum collection... come and discover something new!
Staff Picks

Staff Picks

29th January 2019
Fancy spending your lunchtime break doing something different? Pop into GoMA for one of their weekly 10 minute talks and find out what are their staff’s favourite artworks!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

29th January 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

30th January 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
GMRC Themed Tours

GMRC Themed Tours

31st January 2019
Join staff at Glasgow Museums Resource Centre for a themed tour of the collections stored at this unique site!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

31st January 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Songwriters’ Session and Open Mic

Songwriters’ Session and Open Mic

31st January 2019
The Gallery of Modern Art hold a monthly Open Mic night for young songwriters to perform their original material!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

1st February 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
GoMA Guided Tours

GoMA Guided Tours

2nd February 2019
Enjoy a free guided tour of Scotland's most visited modern art gallery, Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

2nd February 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

2nd February 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
GoMA Guided Tours

GoMA Guided Tours

3rd February 2019
Enjoy a free guided tour of Scotland's most visited modern art gallery, Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

3rd February 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

3rd February 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Special Interest Tours

Special Interest Tours

5th February 2019
Meet the specialist staff at GMRC and learn about their area of the museum collection... come and discover something new!
Staff Picks

Staff Picks

5th February 2019
Fancy spending your lunchtime break doing something different? Pop into GoMA for one of their weekly 10 minute talks and find out what are their staff’s favourite artworks!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

5th February 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

6th February 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
GMRC Themed Tours

GMRC Themed Tours

7th February 2019
Join staff at Glasgow Museums Resource Centre for a themed tour of the collections stored at this unique site!
Hands On at Riverside

Hands On at Riverside

7th February 2019
Riverside Museum hold regular 'Hands On' workshops for adults exploring some of the attractions exhibits up close!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

7th February 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

8th February 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
GoMA Guided Tours

GoMA Guided Tours

9th February 2019
Enjoy a free guided tour of Scotland's most visited modern art gallery, Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

9th February 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

9th February 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
GoMA Guided Tours

GoMA Guided Tours

10th February 2019
Enjoy a free guided tour of Scotland's most visited modern art gallery, Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

10th February 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

10th February 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Special Interest Tours

Special Interest Tours

12th February 2019
Meet the specialist staff at GMRC and learn about their area of the museum collection... come and discover something new!
Staff Picks

Staff Picks

12th February 2019
Fancy spending your lunchtime break doing something different? Pop into GoMA for one of their weekly 10 minute talks and find out what are their staff’s favourite artworks!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

12th February 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

13th February 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
GMRC Themed Tours

GMRC Themed Tours

14th February 2019
Join staff at Glasgow Museums Resource Centre for a themed tour of the collections stored at this unique site!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

14th February 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

15th February 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
GoMA Guided Tours

GoMA Guided Tours

16th February 2019
Enjoy a free guided tour of Scotland's most visited modern art gallery, Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

16th February 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

16th February 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Sketch & Destress

Sketch & Destress

17th February 2019
Looking for ways to feel calmer, happier? Join GMRC for one of their regular Sketch & Destress workshops!
GoMA Guided Tours

GoMA Guided Tours

17th February 2019
Enjoy a free guided tour of Scotland's most visited modern art gallery, Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

17th February 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

17th February 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Special Interest Tours

Special Interest Tours

19th February 2019
Meet the specialist staff at GMRC and learn about their area of the museum collection... come and discover something new!
Staff Picks

Staff Picks

19th February 2019
Fancy spending your lunchtime break doing something different? Pop into GoMA for one of their weekly 10 minute talks and find out what are their staff’s favourite artworks!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

19th February 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

20th February 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Hands On at Riverside

Hands On at Riverside

21st February 2019
Riverside Museum hold regular 'Hands On' workshops for adults exploring some of the attractions exhibits up close!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

21st February 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Manager’s Tour and Demonstration

Manager’s Tour and Demonstration

22nd February 2019
Join the Programme Manager at Kelvin Hall for a look round Glasgow Museums' store as she highlights some of her favourite objects!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

22nd February 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
GoMA Guided Tours

GoMA Guided Tours

23rd February 2019
Enjoy a free guided tour of Scotland's most visited modern art gallery, Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

23rd February 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

23rd February 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
GoMA Guided Tours

GoMA Guided Tours

24th February 2019
Enjoy a free guided tour of Scotland's most visited modern art gallery, Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art!
Creative Sundays

Creative Sundays

24th February 2019
Creative Sundays are one-day craft workshops for adults held throughout the year at Glasgow Museums Resource Centre!
Let’s Talk About Art

Let’s Talk About Art

24th February 2019
Every last Sunday of the month, come along to GoMA to talk about different artworks, and reject some common misconceptions about contemporary art.
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

24th February 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

24th February 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Macmillan Arts & Craft Group

Macmillan Arts & Craft Group

25th February 2019
Get creative each month with Glasgow Museum Resource Centre's museum object-inspired art sessions for adults affected by cancer.
Special Interest Tours

Special Interest Tours

26th February 2019
Meet the specialist staff at GMRC and learn about their area of the museum collection... come and discover something new!
Staff Picks

Staff Picks

26th February 2019
Fancy spending your lunchtime break doing something different? Pop into GoMA for one of their weekly 10 minute talks and find out what are their staff’s favourite artworks!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

26th February 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

27th February 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

28th February 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Songwriters’ Session and Open Mic

Songwriters’ Session and Open Mic

28th February 2019
The Gallery of Modern Art hold a monthly Open Mic night for young songwriters to perform their original material!

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Dandelion Cafe’s Christmas Market
Dandelion Cafe’s Christmas Market
13th December 2018
Dandelion Cafe, Glasgow South Side
Dandelion Cafe are delighted to announce the return of their Christmas Market! Come along and peruse the gorgeous creations from some of the city's most talented makers and designers!
Christmas Carols at Wellington Church
Christmas Carols at Wellington Church
13th December 2018
Wellington Church, Glasgow West End
Join Feed The Minds at Wellington Church for a magical evening of classic singalong carols and beautiful performances by the Scottish Opera Community Choir!
Ducati Late Night Christmas Market
Ducati Late Night Christmas Market
13th December 2018
Ducati Glasgow, Glasgow South Side
Ducati Glasgow are holding two very special late night shopping events for customers and friends to find that very special gift this Christmas!
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Arts and Crafts Events you might like...

Dandelion Cafe’s Christmas Market
Dandelion Cafe’s Christmas Market
13th December 2018
Dandelion Cafe, Glasgow South Side
Dandelion Cafe are delighted to announce the return of their Christmas Market! Come along and peruse the gorgeous creations from some of the city's most talented makers and designers!
Futurist Printmaking
Futurist Printmaking
13th December 2018
The Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow City Centre
Join Mobile Print Studio for an exciting collaborative workshop with Still Not Quite on Futurist Printmaking!
Christmas Wreath Making Evening Class
Christmas Wreath Making Evening Class
13th December 2018
Sew Confident Glasgow, Glasgow West End
Sew Confident have teamed up Lauren from Pretty Little Petals to bring you this class which includes everything you need to make your own Christmas wreath!
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Days Out Events you might like...

Roller Disco
Roller Disco
14th December 2018
RollerStop Roller Rink, Glasgow South Side
Grab the kids, get your skates on and enjoy a family friendly disco at the Rollerstop Roller Rink!
Ginfall Festival Glasgow
Ginfall Festival Glasgow
15th December 2018
Pollokshields Burgh Hall, Glasgow South Side
Scotland's most popular Gin Festival, GinFall, returns to where it all began, the luxurious Pollokshields Burgh Hall, Glasgow, for an amazing Christmas Gin Festival on Sat 15th December!
Santa’s Inflatable Fun City
Santa’s Inflatable Fun City
15th December 2018
SoccerWorld Glasgow, Glasgow East End
Inflatable Fun City are back at Soccer World with their Christmas spectacular featuring a 30ft inflatable Father Christmas and magical illuminations!
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Exhibitions Events you might like...

M Gallery Winter Exhibition Launch
M Gallery Winter Exhibition Launch
14th December 2018
M Gallery Glasgow, Glasgow West End
M Gallery present a curated exhibition featuring work from Lynn Howarth, Karen Strang, Mhairi Muir, Rebecca Scott, Chelsea Dysart, Marta Adamowicz and more!
Exhibition: The Legacy of St Mungo
Exhibition: The Legacy of St Mungo
12th Jan 2019 - 19th Jan 2019
The Mitchell Library, Glasgow City Centre
An exhibition on The Legacy of St Mungo will be held at the Mitchell Library as part of this year's St Mungo Festival.
Dippy On Tour: Glasgow
Dippy On Tour: Glasgow
22nd Jan 2019 - 6th May 2019
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, Glasgow West End
Dippy, the Natural History Museum's iconic Diplodocus cast, is going on a natural history adventure across the UK, and will visit Glasgow between 22nd January - 6th May 2019!
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Nature Events you might like...

The RSPB at Kelvingrove
The RSPB at Kelvingrove
15th December 2018
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, Glasgow West End
You'll find RSPB Scotland holding events most weekends at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum between 1pm and 4pm!
The RSPB at Kelvingrove
The RSPB at Kelvingrove
16th December 2018
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, Glasgow West End
You'll find RSPB Scotland holding events most weekends at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum between 1pm and 4pm!
Tweeting Toddlers with the RSPB
Tweeting Toddlers with the RSPB
18th December 2018
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, Glasgow West End
Join RSPB Glasgow's exciting group for toddlers and carers with animal-themed songs, stories and activities!
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October Half Term Events you might like...

Saturday Art Club
Saturday Art Club
15th December 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!
Weekly Store Hunters Family Programme
Weekly Store Hunters Family Programme
15th December 2018
Glasgow Museums Resource Centre, Glasgow South Side
Don't miss the chance to get creative and have some family fun whilst exploring the fascinating museum stores at GMRC!
Saturday Art Club
Saturday Art Club
22nd December 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!
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Tour Events you might like...

Tours of The Mackintosh House
Tours of The Mackintosh House
13th December 2018
Hunterian Museum and Art Gallery, Glasgow West End
Enjoy a 30 minute guided tour of The Mackintosh House, a meticulous re-assemblage of the principal interiors of Charles Rennie Mackintosh and his wife's Glasgow home.
GMRC Themed Tours
GMRC Themed Tours
13th December 2018
Glasgow Museums Resource Centre, Glasgow South Side
Join staff at Glasgow Museums Resource Centre for a themed tour of the collections stored at this unique site!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours
Kelvin Hall Building Tours
13th December 2018
Kelvin Hall, Glasgow West End
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
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Workshops Events you might like...

Futurist Printmaking
Futurist Printmaking
13th December 2018
The Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow City Centre
Join Mobile Print Studio for an exciting collaborative workshop with Still Not Quite on Futurist Printmaking!
Christmas Wreath Making Evening Class
Christmas Wreath Making Evening Class
13th December 2018
Sew Confident Glasgow, Glasgow West End
Sew Confident have teamed up Lauren from Pretty Little Petals to bring you this class which includes everything you need to make your own Christmas wreath!
Make your own Christmas PJ Bottoms!
Make your own Christmas PJ Bottoms!
13th December 2018
Barras Art And Design Centre, Glasgow East End
Looking for something fun to do this December? Or do you want to have the BEST present for someone? Join Bearly Ginger for this fun 3 hours class and take home your very own Christmas PJ bottoms!
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The Bodyguard
The Theatre Royal Glasgow are delighted to announce that the international smash hit musical, The Bodyguard will open its UK tour at Theatre Royal, Glasgow this Christmas!
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What’s Love Got To Do With It - A Tribute to Tina Turner
What's Love Got To Do With It? is the ultimate tribute concert to one of the most iconic and loved musical artists of our generation, catch the tour when it comes to King's Theatre in February!
Christmas Drive-In Movies
Join Glasgow Children's Hospital Charity for their annual Christmas Drive-in Movies at Glasgow’s Riverside Museum!
Glasgow Christmas Markets
The Glasgow Christmas Markets return to George Square & St Enoch Square again for 2018 offering a wide selection of festive delights!

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