Doors Open Days at GWL
16th September - 22nd September
We’re offering even more chances to get to know us, our space, and collections with tours every day of the week this Doors Open Days Festival!
Get to Know GWL tour (in English), Monday 16th, Tuesday 17th, Thursday 19th, Friday 20th September, 11am, Thursday 19th September, 6pm, Saturday 21st, Sunday 22nd September, 2pm and 3pm
Get to Know GWL tour (in Urdu), Wednesday 18th September, 11am
Opening the Doors to our Archive and Museum Stores (in English), Saturday 21st September, Sunday 22nd September, 1pm
Visit this beautiful Category B listed Carnegie Library home to the unique Glasgow Women’s Library since 2013. Find out about the library, archive and its year round events dedicated to women’s lives, histories and achievements.
“It was my first time at the Women’s Library and I was made too feel so welcome” – Previous tour attendee
We’ll be open 9.30am to 5pm on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday, and 9.30am to 7.30pm on Thursday. As well as from 12pm to 4pm on Saturday and Sunday.
We also have one of our very popular East End Women’s Heritage Walks on Sunday 22nd September.
These tours are open to all and booking is not required. Places are allocated on a first come first served basis at the start of each tour. Glasgow Doors Open Days Festival is coordinated locally by Glasgow Building Preservation Trust. For more information see www.
Glasgow Women’s Library is wheelchair accessible, with lifts to the first floor and the Mezzanine Floor. We have accessible toilets and all the bathrooms are individual closed stalls and are gender neutral. Our larger Events Space is fitted with an induction loop. A portable induction loop is also available. For paid events free companion tickets are available.