Article Source: Glasgow Life
First Published: 9 April 2021 11:30
Updated: 9 April 2021 11:30
From Monday 26th April, we will reopen some of the city’s most iconic venues, including Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, Riverside Museum and the Emirates Arena. The Mitchell Library will reopen on Tuesday 27th April.
Much-loved community and sports facilities including Hillhead Library, Linn Park Adventure Playground, Glasgow BMX Centre and Tollcross International Swimming Centre will also open their doors in the coming weeks.
Click on this link to view the full list of venues we are planning to reopen and indicative dates.
As it has been throughout the pandemic, our priority will be to ensure that the return of our staff and the public is managed safely. Our reopening plans are subject to local infection rates and Glasgow being in, or below, level three of the Government’s Covid-19 protection levels. We will continue to follow the Government’s guidance and ensure that safety is at the heart of how we operate in the current environment.
Visitor numbers will be restricted at all Glasgow Life venues due to social distancing, and for some venues advance booking will be required. Full details on how to book, and further information on visiting venues safely will be published on this page soon.
We have already reopened 10 libraries across the city for computer and internet access, and 14 outdoor sports venues including pitches, tennis and bowls facilities, in line with ongoing Government guidance.
Support us: As one of Scotland’s largest charities, Glasgow Life is hugely grateful for the support it has received during the coronavirus pandemic, which has helped us to continue vital work in communities across the city during the most challenging of times. You can continue to help us by donating here.
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