Bridgeton Garage Open Sundays 2020

The Glasgow Vintage Vehicle Trust will be opening its Bridgeton Bus Garage to the public on a number of Sundays during 2020. 

The garage will be open from  11.00 am until 4.00 pm on 2nd August and 6th September. The Open Sundays originally planned in April till August have been cancelled.

On each of these Sundays visitors will have access to wander round and look at what goes on, seeing vehicle restoration work at all stages.  This will include our large display of restored vehicles.  Information about each vehicle is displayed on them.  GVVT volunteers will also be on hand around the building to help visitors with queries and answer questions

To let visitors experience travel 1960’s style, one of our preserved Glasgow Corporation buses will operate a free hourly service between the garage and George Square in the city centre.  The service will depart Killermont Street (outside Buchanan Bus Station) at 1053, 1153, 1253, 1353 and 1453 and George Square (at the bus stop between North Hanover Street and North Frederick Street) at 1100, 1200, 1300, 1400 and 1500.

We will have a number of displays from our Archives which chart aspects of Glasgow’s transport history going back over 100 years.  There will also be a display from our Back on the Road programme as well as the ever-popular model bus displays from the Model Bus Federation.

Our much-celebrated Clippie’s Café will be open serving a range of refreshments and snacks.

Activities for kids include various treasure hunt games, including find a lego man or wee coloured buses and another where the eagle-eyed need to spot different details on some of the vehicles in the garage.

Entrance Prices remain unchanged at Adult £5.00, Child/OAP £3.00, Family £12.00.

Entrance to Bridgeton Bus Garage via Broad Street door.  Here visitors will be met by one of our GVVT Volunteers.

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