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The Tenement House

An authentic time capsule of life in early 20th-century Glasgow

Upcoming Events

Where's Wally - an exhibition by the Garnethill children

3 Aug 2019 - 30 Sep 2019
Free event | Book online

Inspired by love for their local property, and with the help of the National Trust for Scotland, Zigzag Arts and the Glasgow School of Art, the children of Garnethill have created their own art exhibition of wally dugs. This FREE exhibition can be seen until the end of September 2019 at the Tenement House during normal oppening hours  

Doors Open Day at Tenement House

21 Sep 2019 - 22 Sep 2019
Free event | Book online

Visit Glasgow’s most loved tenement for FREE on Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 September as part of the Glasgow Doors Open Day Festival. Travel back in time as you listen for the gentle hiss of the working gas lights, admire the original fixtures and fittings, and learn all about women’s history and Glasgow’s past. 

Photography Exhibition: Refuge Garnethill

1 Oct 2019
Free event | Book online

Come along to a FREE exhibition by St Aloysius Church, exploring the rich heritage of Garnethill through the eyes of refugees and asylum seekers.  

*SOLD OUT* Spirits of the Tenements

23 Oct 2019 - 24 Oct 2019
Paid Event | Book online

Are you brave enough to enter the close, climb the stairs and find yourself back in the company of late-Victorian fortune tellers and mediums? Enjoy an exclusive after-hours tour of the Tenement House as you get in the mood for Halloween! 

Victorian Halloween Evening Tours SOLD OUT

25 Oct 2019 - 26 Oct 2019
Paid Event | Book online

Join us for a special Halloween edition of our after-hours tours on Friday 25 and Saturday 26 October at 6pm. 

Halloween Crafts for Children

26 Oct 2019
Free event | Book online

Join us for some Halloween-themed children’s crafts!

Pass It On podcast recording

5 Dec 2019
Free event | Book online

Come along to this recording session and learn why 1950s housewives became so obsessed with this column of the Sunday Post newspaper!

Victorian Christmas Crafts

7 Dec 2019 - 14 Dec 2019
Paid Event | Book online

Take part in one of our special after-hours tours and create your own fabric Christmas garland and Victorian silhouette portrait. The perfect crafternoon, just in time for Christmas!

Exhibition Tenements: An Architectural History

10 Dec 2019
Free event | Book online

This free exhibition presents research into the history of the tenement in Scotland, examining its development from the 1700s to the current time.

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