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Glasgow Museums Resource Centre

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Remarkably, the Glasgow Museums Resource Centre, which houses about one million pieces of artwork... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
cmdevlin64
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Didn't know about this place until my son did one of the tours. Went a wee outing here for Fathers... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
lozzar10
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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200 Woodhead Road | South Nitshill Industrial Estate, Glasgow G53 7NN, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our guide was LISA, ably assisted by REBECA. We were also accompanied by eddie our security guard. Now you may wonder why a security guard, this is purely to make sure you don`t try to touch the exhibits. Apart from that you are given the...More

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gmresourcecentre, Manager at Glasgow Museums Resource Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the kind review, I will certainly pass on your thanks to the team. We can only display a fraction of the collection at any one time but because we are an accessible store people can still see the objects via the range of...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Remarkably, the Glasgow Museums Resource Centre, which houses about one million pieces of artwork and objects not current on display at the various fine museums around the city, is open to the public! There are a variety of behind-the-scenes tours (some require advance booking: check...More

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gmresourcecentre, Manager at Glasgow Museums Resource Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the lovely review! We are delighted that you enjoyed your tour and hope to see you again in the future!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Didn't know about this place until my son did one of the tours. Went a wee outing here for Fathers day with my elderly Dad.Staff could not have been more helpful. Lent us a wheelchair which was much needed as this place is HUGE.( Thanks...More

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gmresourcecentre, Manager at Glasgow Museums Resource Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the very kind review and I will certainly pass your comments on to Billy and Eric. I am glad you all enjoyed your visit and I hope we will see you again soon!

Reviewed 15 April 2018

Stopped here on route to West end as its quite a way out of town. No coffee shop which is a shame. Costa is 3 min drive away. Saturday tour at 11.30am just 6 of us so we choose which areas to visit. Art is...More

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gmresourcecentre, Manager at Glasgow Museums Resource Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

Thank you for the kind review, we are really glad you enjoyed your visit. Sorry about the lack of cafe but I hope it will not put you off visiting again in the future.

Reviewed 20 January 2018

Visited this on Glasgow ' s Doors open day, but I believe it is possible to book a visit. This building is the 'Store' for so many treasures of every kind. Glasgow is so very rich in cultural bequests, donations and purchases that not even...More

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gmresourcecentre, Manager at Glasgow Museums Resource Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 29 January 2018

Thank you for your kind review. We are very glad you enjoyed your visit. You can indeed come on a tour or take part in one of our family workshops, we have activities or tours on most days. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 13 February 2017

At GMRC for ''Mackintosh and the Four' ,one of their programmed talks. Anna, the art historian, was an excellent guide, informative, interesting and entertaining. The walk around the building itself was worth a visit itself! A very enjoyable afternoon.

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gmresourcecentre, Manager at Glasgow Museums Resource Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2017

Thank you for your review, I am glad you enjoyed your recent visit. I will pass on your comments to Anna. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 3 January 2017

This great resource only opens it's doors to the public once a year, but when it does occur, it is an opportunity not to be missed.

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gmresourcecentre, Manager at Glasgow Museums Resource Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2017

Thanks for the review, really glad you enjoyed your visit. We do in fact open most days throughout the year for various tours and workshops, there is plenty to see! Hope we will welcome you out at GMRC again in the near future.

Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

I have been to a number of one hour tours at the Glasgow Museums Resource Centre this year. Tours are varied - eg: you can go on a tour of the highlights of the art collection - where you will see paintings from different eras,...More

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Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

We have visited the resource centre several times but on my latest I took my grandson to an event for young children. He really enjoyed it, as did I. It was about the Roman Empire in Scotland. The centre is not like the traditional museum....More

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Reviewed 30 May 2016

I had a difficult time just trying to come up with a title for this review. It just shows you should always read the small print.This resource centre is mentioned repeatedly in the museum leaflets that are available when you go to visit the other...More

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