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Riverside Museum (Glasgow Museum of Transport)

100 Pointhouse Rd, Partick, Glasgow G3 8RS, UK

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About Riverside Museum (Glasgow Museum of Transport)

Location of the Glasgow Museum of Transport. It was the European Museum of the Year Award winner in 2013. The notable collections of the museum includes the oldest surviving pedal cycle, and the worlds largest collection of Scottish built cars and trucks.



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Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum1.05km from Riverside Museum (Glasgow Museum of Transport)

Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum is one of the most popular attractions in Scotland. The museum has 22 galleries that showcases a range of exhibits including Renaissance art, taxidermy and artifacts from ancient Egypt. It has one of the most notable collection of arms and armour in the world.

Glasgow Science Centre1.06km from Riverside Museum (Glasgow Museum of Transport)

Glasgow Science Centre displays interactive exhibits that demonstrate scientific principles. It also consists of a Science Show Theatre and a Planetarium. Glasgow Science Centre is one of the most popular paid visitor attractions in Scotland.

Hunterian Museum and Art Gallery1.38km from Riverside Museum (Glasgow Museum of Transport)

Hunterian Museum and Art Gallery is the oldest museum in Scotland. The museum is owned by the University of Glasgow, and is named after William Hunter, an anatomist and collector. The museum and the gallery currently houses Hunterian Museum, Zoology Museum, Hunterian Art Gallery, and the Mackintosh House- a modern concrete building, part of the gallery-library complex.

Glasgow Botanic Gardens1.87km from Riverside Museum (Glasgow Museum of Transport)

Glasgow Botanic Gardens features several glassouses, the most notable of which is the Kibble Palace- a 19th-century wrought iron-framed glasshouse, covering 2137 m2. Some of the ferns living in the Kibble Palace are over 120 years old. The gardens notable has a veriety of temperate and tropical flora, a herb garden, UK's national collection of tree ferns, a rose garden among many other gardens and plants.

House for an Art Lover2.03km from Riverside Museum (Glasgow Museum of Transport)

House for an Art Lover is a venue for art exhibitions and events, as well as being itself a visitor attraction. The building is situated in Bellahouston Park in Glasgow.

The Tenement House2.39km from Riverside Museum (Glasgow Museum of Transport)

The Tenement House is a historic house museum. The house is a flat in 1892 preserved in its condition from the early 20th century.

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Most populous city in Scotland. It is the fifth most visited city in United Kingdom.