Riverside Museum

Visit the Riverside Museum for FREE and experience the wonder of Glasgow's industrial heritage in this striking building designed by internationally renowned architect Zaha Hadid.

Riverside Museum

About Riverside Museum

100 Pointhouse Place, Glasgow West End G3 8RS
01412872720
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The Tall Ship is berthed alongside the museum, creating a fantastic experience in this stunning setting on the banks of the River Clyde.

At Riverside Museum there are over 3,000 objects on display, compared with 1,300 objects at the previous Museum of Transport. These include some old favourites along with some new exhibits to the Collection. One of the new exhibits is the recently acquired South African locomotive, Glasgow Museums’ largest object.

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Upcoming Events at Riverside Museum

UK Bungee - Glasgow Riverside Museum

UK Bungee - Glasgow Riverside Museum

Selected dates between 7th May 2022 - 25th September 2022

The UK Bungee Club's 160ft jump in Glasgow takes place at the Riverside Museum and offers an extremely exciting day out!
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Off The Beatson Track

Off The Beatson Track

28th August 2022

This summer Beatson Cancer Charity's annual 10k walk 'Off The Beatson Track' will be returning for its 9th year taking place on 28th August!
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Clydebuilt Festival

Clydebuilt Festival

3rd September 2022 - 4th September 2022

Back for a fourth year, the Clydebuilt Festival will return to the Riverside Museum and The Tall Ship at Riverside on Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th of September 2022!
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SBH Scotland: Zip Slide the Clyde

SBH Scotland: Zip Slide the Clyde

16th September 2022 - 18th September 2022

Feel the rush of adrenaline as you zip slide 1000 feet over Glasgow's majestic River Clyde in aid of SBH Scotland!
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Strathcarron Hospice: Zip Slide The Clyde

Strathcarron Hospice: Zip Slide The Clyde

17th September 2022

Join Strathcarron Hospice for this thrill-seeking challenge - a truly unique way to see the sights of Glasgow as you launch off from a crane next to the stunning Glasgow Riverside Museum!
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Glasgow’s Golden Generation: Zip Slide the Clyde

Glasgow’s Golden Generation: Zip Slide the Clyde

17th September 2022

Glasgow's Golden Generation is inviting brave septuagenarians, tenacious teenagers and everyone in between to take to the skies and zip slide the Clyde!
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