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Clyde Auditorium - The Armadillo

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A Good Night Out

Spent last night watching Dionne Warwick at the Clyde Auditorium (Armadillo for us locals ) Place... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2018
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Comfy seats

I actually really liked it here! To start the architecture is immense! You can’t miss it and has... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2018
Lottelli
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Wirral, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fab night at the Armadillo to see Jools Holland and his Rhythm and Blues Orcestra absolutely brilliant venue is great with good views

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and my partner attended here last night to see The Human League however the temperature up in the gallery was ridiculous. They obviously had problems with the air con. It was so uncomfortable warm that we left early missing the songs that we were...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love this venue. It’s so much more relaxing and comfortable than the bigger venues. Great night. Staff are also very helpful.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank edina900
Reviewed 26 October 2018

Saw Rick Astley in October 2018. The venue has comfortable seating and there is not a bad seat in the house. It has a much more intimate feel than the much larger Hydro.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Spent last night watching Dionne Warwick at the Clyde Auditorium (Armadillo for us locals ) Place is very clean. Staff are so lovely chatty and helpful. Looks like no interrupted view from any seat (we were in row C in the Circle) However it would...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

Hi again this time I'm giving you the low down on the Clyde Auditorium, effectionately known as the Armadillo because of its shape. The real difference between this and the nearby SECC, or Hydro is luxury the inside is like one vast slope of lovely...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 14 September 2018

went to evanescence concert here and absolutely loved the place.We were in seats near front which were roomy with loads of legroom and fantastic view of stage.The lighting and sound gives a great atmosphere and artist can interact with audience.their is a bar where you...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 12 September 2018

Several sessions of a conference I attended were held in the Armadillo (which is next door to the Scottish Exhibition Center (SEC)

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

I actually really liked it here! To start the architecture is immense! You can’t miss it and has such a unique shape. The main Clyde auditorium is big. You can sit just about anywhere and still see the stage. I thought the seats were very...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Lottelli
Reviewed 1 September 2018

Enjoyed great views of The League of Gentlemen: Live Again there sitting in the circle. Recommend getting there early as venue can be confusing and toilets were hard to find. Only thing wear light clothing as it was boiling there and it wasn't even a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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A1684NKmandym
4 December 2018|
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Response from John B | Reviewed this property |
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Response from stevetheskier | Reviewed this property |
You could try parking in the side streets around Finnieston but it would depend on what time you arrived at. We have parked there before (free street parking) and then gone to a local pub for something to eat before going to... More
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rogankeira
23 February 2018|
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Response from DavidC856 | Reviewed this property |
I've been up in the gallery, and we had a good view. The whole place is not too big
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