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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

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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 1 week ago
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Finnieston Street, Glasgow G3 8YW, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday 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

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Reviewed 5 days ago 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

1  Thank John B
Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank Stuart R
Reviewed 1 week ago

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

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Reviewed 1 week ago 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

Thank Lottelli
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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

Thank scumbellina
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Spoke to a member of staff about how well we’d be able to see the BSL interpreter at the Sarah Millican show. The staff member was brilliant. She spoke clearly, faced me while talking, spoke directly to me rather than going through my partner. So...More

2  Thank jaynehatkat
Reviewed 10 June 2018

Like the venue and here to see Sarah Millican. Queues for the bar were massive, nearly missed out on getting served in time so more bar staff in busier areas. Some of the ushers are older and when asked specifically what door to two separate...More

Thank Evievi123139
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Great venue with good views. Can be a bit distracting when security staff keep walking up and down in front of you however, but realise security is tight nowadays. Concert was sponsored by Barrs and I found my drink was completely undrinkable with the cola,...More

Thank tokyScotland
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

If you live in central or south Glasgow then fine. If you don’t then be prepared for a long commute. It takes forever to get away from the place - car, taxi, train.

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8 July 2018|
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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
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
5 January 2018|
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Response from Dawn M | Reviewed this property |
Think you’re allowed any size within reason but you may have a longer wait if you have a large bag, while security check it