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Clydebank Museum and Art Gallery

Dumbarton Road, Clydebank, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park G81 1UE, Scotland
+44 141 562 2400
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Local History

Great little local history museum which also displays work by local artists. It has a whole... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Robbo_Ilford
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Free attraction and very nostalgic

Well worth a visit and the exhibits take you back in time to the heyday of ship building. Buses... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2018
Anthony J
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Scotland, United Kingdom
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Dumbarton Road, Clydebank, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park G81 1UE, Scotland
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+44 141 562 2400
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great little local history museum which also displays work by local artists. It has a whole section on the Singer Sewing Machine factory which once dominated the town and employed tens of thousands of people. The other big influence on the area was John Browns...More

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Reviewed 30 April 2018

Well worth a visit and the exhibits take you back in time to the heyday of ship building. Buses stop at this attraction as they travel to Clydebank in the direction of Dumbarton.

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Reviewed 7 April 2018

My dad was from Clydebank and as a wee boy I used to spend my summer holidays staying with my gran in Briar Drive, and visiting Lock Lomond...so it was a rare opportunity to go back some 50 years later and see the place again.....so...More

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Reviewed 6 March 2018

This is a free attraction giving you an insight into Clydebank's history, They have different exhibitionson throughout the year. The museum is only small as it is situated within the town hall. There is a wee cafe as well. Something to do if you have...More

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Reviewed 22 November 2016

Exhibited in a narrow corridor beside the toilets & then a small display in the basement room. For such an important event in history, this exhibition is a disgrace. An embarrassment to Clydebank.

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Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Has time to kill in Clydebank and decided to go for a walk. The whole building has been refurbished and the staff were extremely helpful giving a brief history and tour. The coffee shop was ideal for a quick snack . Unfortunately exhibition was being...More

Thank Ian C
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Reviewed 4 August 2016

A little bit of the past of Clydebank. The lost days of shipbuilding and Singers sewing machine factory.

Thank Catherine A
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Reviewed 3 July 2016

changing exhibitions regulary. saw local Roman memorabilia. local artists. Clydebank shipbilding history.

Thank Mary G
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Reviewed 15 June 2016

This museum is quite small,its collection of sewing machines fits in one cabinet and there's only 20 of them. The museum has a few antique paintings of local aristocrats and some landscape paintings. But nothing really special. The cafe is very basic but cheap. The...More

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Reviewed 1 June 2016

Clydebank Museum and Art Gallery is situated within the Town Hall building, entrance in Hall Street around the corner from the main road. It is wheelchair friendly, with stair free access from the street and has interior ramp and a lift facilitating access for disabled...More

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