People’s Palace & Winter Gardens

Glasgow Green
G40 1AT


A B MacDonald, 1898

Category A Listed

The People’s Palace, set in historic Glasgow Green, is home to a collection of historical artefacts, photographs, prints and film, which gives an unrivalled insight into how Glaswegians lived, worked and played from the 18th to the 20th Century.

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.

Come on our highlights tour of the People’s Palace and discover how Glasgow has changed since the 1800s. From using the ‘Cludgie’ to going ‘Doon the Watter’

Part of the Childrens Programme: Palace Patter Newspaper, family trail of the building, self led, can be done at own pace 25 things to do before you are 5, self led trail, can be done at own pace. all trails can be pick up from ground floor at either reception desk or leaflet stand

Discover Green Glasgow: Winter gardens!

Number in Brochure: 43

Opening Times

Tue, Wed, Thur, Sat 10am 5pm

Fri, Sun 11am 5pm

Tours: Sat & Sun 1pm & 2.30pm; 45 mins

Meeting point: ground floor at reception desk


Full Disabled Access


Disabled Toilet
Hearing Loop
Refreshments Available

Getting Here

Nearest Train or Subway Station(s): Argyle Street, Bellgrove, High Street & Bridgeton

Parking: On Street Parking Available Free of Charge


0141 276 0789

[email protected]



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