Peoples Palace And Winter Gardens

The People’s Palace, set in historic Glasgow Green, tells the story of the people and city of Glasgow from 1750 to the end of the 20th century.

Peoples Palace And Winter Gardens

About Peoples Palace And Winter Gardens

People's Palace and Winter Gardens Glasgow Green, Glasgow City Centre G40 1AT
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Explore the city’s social history through a wealth of historic artefacts, paintings, prints and photographs, film and interactive computer displays. Get a wonderful insight into how Glaswegians lived, worked and played in years gone by.

Winter Gardens​​
In the adjacent Winter Gardens you can wander among the exotic palms and plants or enjoy a coffee or lunch at the café. Outside, you can admire the restored Doulton Fountain and relax in the attractive surroundings of Glasgow Green, the oldest public space in Glasgow.

Upcoming Events at Peoples Palace And Winter Gardens

Experience 120 years of the Palace

Experience 120 years of the Palace

22nd June 2018
2018 marks the 120th Birthday at the People's Palace, come along in June for one of these special talks and get a glimpse into Glasgow's past!
Glasgow Fair at the People’s Palace

Glasgow Fair at the People’s Palace

12th July 2018
Taking inspiration from John Knox's Glasgow Fair painting on display at the People's Palace, join in with some traditional fair-themed workshops during the Summer holidays!
Glasgow Fair at the People’s Palace

Glasgow Fair at the People’s Palace

14th July 2018
Taking inspiration from John Knox's Glasgow Fair painting on display at the People's Palace, join in with some traditional fair-themed workshops during the Summer holidays!
Hands On at the Palace

Hands On at the Palace

15th July 2018
Come along to the People's Palace for one of their regular 'hands on' sessions where you can view pieces up close and learn more about the fascinating collections!
Object Handling

Object Handling

15th July 2018
Twice a month on Sundays the People's Palace hold Object Handling sessions where you can get up close to some of the artefacts and learn about their history!
Glasgow Fair at the People’s Palace

Glasgow Fair at the People’s Palace

19th July 2018
Taking inspiration from John Knox's Glasgow Fair painting on display at the People's Palace, join in with some traditional fair-themed workshops during the Summer holidays!
Glasgow Fair at the People’s Palace

Glasgow Fair at the People’s Palace

26th July 2018
Taking inspiration from John Knox's Glasgow Fair painting on display at the People's Palace, join in with some traditional fair-themed workshops during the Summer holidays!
Glasgow Fair at the People’s Palace

Glasgow Fair at the People’s Palace

29th July 2018
Taking inspiration from John Knox's Glasgow Fair painting on display at the People's Palace, join in with some traditional fair-themed workshops during the Summer holidays!
Glasgow Fair at the People’s Palace

Glasgow Fair at the People’s Palace

2nd August 2018
Taking inspiration from John Knox's Glasgow Fair painting on display at the People's Palace, join in with some traditional fair-themed workshops during the Summer holidays!
Glasgow Fair at the People’s Palace

Glasgow Fair at the People’s Palace

3rd August 2018
Taking inspiration from John Knox's Glasgow Fair painting on display at the People's Palace, join in with some traditional fair-themed workshops during the Summer holidays!
Glasgow Fair at the People’s Palace

Glasgow Fair at the People’s Palace

6th August 2018
Taking inspiration from John Knox's Glasgow Fair painting on display at the People's Palace, join in with some traditional fair-themed workshops during the Summer holidays!
Glasgow Fair at the People’s Palace

Glasgow Fair at the People’s Palace

7th August 2018
Taking inspiration from John Knox's Glasgow Fair painting on display at the People's Palace, join in with some traditional fair-themed workshops during the Summer holidays!
Glasgow Fair at the People’s Palace

Glasgow Fair at the People’s Palace

8th August 2018
Taking inspiration from John Knox's Glasgow Fair painting on display at the People's Palace, join in with some traditional fair-themed workshops during the Summer holidays!
Glasgow Fair at the People’s Palace

Glasgow Fair at the People’s Palace

9th August 2018
Taking inspiration from John Knox's Glasgow Fair painting on display at the People's Palace, join in with some traditional fair-themed workshops during the Summer holidays!
Glasgow Fair at the People’s Palace

Glasgow Fair at the People’s Palace

10th August 2018
Taking inspiration from John Knox's Glasgow Fair painting on display at the People's Palace, join in with some traditional fair-themed workshops during the Summer holidays!
Glasgow Fair at the People’s Palace

Glasgow Fair at the People’s Palace

11th August 2018
Taking inspiration from John Knox's Glasgow Fair painting on display at the People's Palace, join in with some traditional fair-themed workshops during the Summer holidays!
Hands On at the Palace

Hands On at the Palace

12th August 2018
Come along to the People's Palace for one of their regular 'hands on' sessions where you can view pieces up close and learn more about the fascinating collections!
Hands On at the Palace

Hands On at the Palace

9th September 2018
Come along to the People's Palace for one of their regular 'hands on' sessions where you can view pieces up close and learn more about the fascinating collections!

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