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We are open all year round with doors opening at 10am daily.
Please note that opening times may vary due to events and functions.

Summer Opening
February- October 10am-5pm (last admission 4:30pm)
Winter Opening
November- January 10am-4pm (last admission 3:30pm)
Last admission 30 minutes before closing time.


From the M8 motorway, take Junction 19 and travel west bound along the Clydeside Expressway (A814) for about one mile to Pointhouse road. Then turn left into the Riverside Car Park area.
There is a Pay & Display car park at The Riverside Museum which we are positioned directly behind:

  • £1 for a 4 hour stay.
  • 12 spaces reserved for blue badge holders, free of charge with no time restrictions
  • Designated parent and child spaces

Disabled drop off point for the Riverside Museum – via the slipway road (to the right as you drive onto the Riverside site).  The Tall Ship disabled drop off point is the access road left of the museum.