The Tall Ship Glenlee is Closed


The Tall Ship Glenlee will reopen in Spring 2023. We are currently undergoing exciting maintenance projects that will safeguard the future of the Glenlee and improve the visitor experience. We are very grateful to Museums Galleries Scotland and the Friends of Glasgow Museums for their ongoing support.

The Tall Ship Glenlee will be closed to the public on Mondays and Tuesdays from the week commencing 5th September.

The ship will be available on these days for pre-arranged groups and school visits. School groups can book here and group visits can get in contact here.

Last admission is 30 minutes before closing time.

This may change if there are events or functions.  Information on this will be in the News Section, and on the day on this page.

Glenlee is free to visit and there is no requirement to book to visit The Tall Ship Glenlee, however for Groups of more than eight we recommend booking.  See the Group booking page for more information.

For school groups, nurseries, after school groups or holiday groups, please visit the learning programme page

In summer (British Summer Time) we are open 10 am to 5 pm,  In winter (Greenwich Mean Time) we are open until 3:30 pm.

How to Find Us


As well as the opportunity to set foot on a square-rigged steel cargo ship and view the exhibitions, visitors will find the following on board:

  • Our café serves hot and cold drinks and refreshments.  Hot food service finishes 60 minutes before closing time. 
  • Our shop sells a range of nautical gifts and Glenlee souvenirs.
  • Toilets are available including disabled and baby changing facilities.

We host themed days and a number of special events. More information in the News and What's On Sections.

There is a lift for disabled access.  Please see the Accessibility page for more information

Thank you for your support. Please contact us if you require additional information

0141-357-3699 or