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The Riverside Museum of Transport and Travel

Riverside Museum 100 Pointhouse Place, Glasgow G3 8RS, Scotland
+44 141 287 2720
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2013 Winner of the European Museum of the Year. Highlights include steam trains, Glasgow trams and trolley buses, vintage cars, motorbikes and cycles including possibly the worlds oldest bicycle. There is also a Glasgow street with shops, subway station and pub. Guided tours available.
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  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Riverside Museum 100 Pointhouse Place, Glasgow G3 8RS, Scotland
+44 141 287 2720
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Reviewed yesterday

The museum is great for everyone... there is something for young And old, couples and families and indeed someone on their own! Only problem was the restaurant... service was appalling .. so very slow.. food was fine! Free entry

Thank Annie L
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Thus museum is not really my thing but it was pretty interesting and free to enter too! Loved the beautiful sailing ship outside.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed yesterday

Will bring back memories. Lovely to walk on the cobbled road and see the old trams buses and cars. Free car parking and easily accessible by public transport

Thank Anne C
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited here with my 3 year old daughter who loved it. Very family friendly and just enough buses/trams for her to get on...nor just look at. Cafe service was poor but food was good when it arrived.

Thank Lynzers51
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Obviously enjoyed the architecture immensely, the museum had one terrific old Bentley which was worth the trip alone. Brilliant gift shop also, got some great family presents.

Thank Jamie M
Reviewed yesterday

This is a fantastic museum of transportation located on the bank of the Clyde. We walked from Central Station and it took around 50 minutes. It is a lovely walk along the Clyde. The museum is free, but has donation boxes which recommend £5 per...More

Thank BNik2014
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The riverside museum is a great day out for family, especially kids. It hosts many old cars, engines, model boats and also has a tall ship out on the quay which you can board and is very interactive for the kids. The museum is completely...More

Thank Calum M
Reviewed 2 days ago

Good place to see lots of transport history, good venue easy to access. Plenty of parking on site. No charge either

Thank Eric P
Reviewed 2 days ago

Attraction is about a 10 minute walk from Partick Rail and Subway Stations and is clearly signposted. Upon arrival was given a floor plan, entry is free but you can give a donation, Some fantastic exhibits including old cars, some mounted on plinths on a...More

Thank Graham H
Reviewed 3 days ago

When I visited the Museum I thoroughly enjoyed looking at all the vehicles from years gone bye. It brought back a lot of boyhood memories. It is worth a visit. What wasn't so good was the catering.....fine if you only want a tea or a...More

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