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Glasgow Police Museum

30 Bell Street, Glasgow G1 1LG, Scotland
+44 141 552 1818
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If like me you have an interest in how the scottish police force has evolved and how they have... read more

Reviewed 9 December 2016
Simon D
Bellshill, Scotland, United Kingdom
A hidden gem

Firstly please pay attention to the winter opening hours as we didn't and had to go back the next... read more

Reviewed 8 December 2016
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30 Bell Street, Glasgow G1 1LG, Scotland
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+44 141 552 1818
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Reviewed 9 December 2016

If like me you have an interest in how the scottish police force has evolved and how they have improved on how the criminal over the years has always been one step behind and you will leave with more respect of the police than you...More

Thank Simon D
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Firstly please pay attention to the winter opening hours as we didn't and had to go back the next day! As civilians in the police back home we were very interested to see this museum. Lots of local history and also information about worldwide forces....More

Thank gingernut268
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

If you have a spare hour in Glasgow pop in past here. Lots of information and memorabilia. Wee quiz to keep the kids interested with a certificate at the end if they get them all correct. I would say this is predominantly for adults and...More

1  Thank Gogs74
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Really nice place to visit I would recommend this museum to everyone we took our chilren with us and they found it very interesting as well

1  Thank kathleen w
Reviewed 13 October 2016

I took my 10yr old son to this museum. I loved it (possibly as I also work in criminal justice) and would have spent much longer reading all the info if I had been on my own. There was a lot of reading which I...More

1  Thank jacqui21
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

After reading about this on Trip Advisor I paid a visit during my trip to Glasgow. If you're current or ex police you'll find it really interesting. Well worth a visit.

1  Thank anniej9798
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Could'nt get in because they were closed for relocation :-( If you are thinking of visiting it, check to see if they've finished moving and that its open again.

Thank GPS_Dude
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Really cute and quirky museum. Friendly staff and very interesting. I wish i had had more time since I only visited on my lunchbreak.

Thank FrankieCully
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Found by chance and so glad that we did. Very interesting together with patient, knowledgable volunteers.

Thank ukgr0up
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Interesting to see the history of how policing in Scotland developed and has changed over the years.

Thank Sam C
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2 August 2017|
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Response from jackgr | Reviewed this property |
I dont think what is on display would be of a lot of interest to young children. A lot of what is on display requires reading. It is a small exhibition and does not take very long to visit so I dont think thry would be there... More