Generally. our pianos are available during normal opening hours at each venue ~ unless there are events taking place. The map below lists the locations of our Pianos in Public Places shown in PURPLE and usually available for you to play. Over the last four years we have redistributed around 100 piano donations around Glasgow with the long term aim of helping to embed greater permission to play into the fabric of the city. So far so good.
from July 2018 and gives details of host venues for our Piano in Public Places scheme . . . currently around 14 pianos. Click on the photos to visit host venue websites and click on the venue name or zoom in on the map ~ for directions.
King Tut's Wah Wah Hut . . . . . 272a St Vincent Street, Glasgow G2 5RL
Jean is available to play in the downstairs bar ( though may be locked at the Bar's discretion ! )
Generally 10.30am to 4am every day ~ Closed Monday.
0141 221 5279
Riverside Museum . . . . . 100 Pointhouse Place, Glasgow, G3 8RS Penny is generally located underneath the bikes above your head ! Mon to Sat 10.00am to 5.00pm / Fri & Sun 11.00am 0141 287 2720
Waterstones . . . . . 153-157 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow, G2 3EW
Ed is available to play in the 2nd floor bar ( though events may mean the piano is closed )
Generally 9am to 8pm Mon to Fri ~ Sat 9am to 7pm / Sun 10am - 6pm.
0141 332 9105
Scully is available to play: 9am - 10pm Mon / Fri.
This is our latest installation ( July 2018 ) with a very dinky white baby grand piano who had a previous life in the BBC Drama ' Ordeal By Innocence '.
The Project Cafe . . . . . 134 Renfrew Street, Garnethill, G3 6ST
Pincho is available to play: MON / SAT 10am to 5pm ( OPEN MIC ~ FRI ) CLOSED SUNDAY ! For more info call: 0141 332 9520 Food from 12pm
Glasgow Royal Concert Hall . . . . . 2 Sauchiehall St, G2 3NY
CALISIA is available to play: 10am to 6pm ( or later concerts are on ) Note: this piano is also often not available to play, at short notice, when removed for busy events. 0141 353 8000
The Lighthouse . . . . 11 Mitchell Lane, Glasgow, G1 3NU 0141 276 5365
Ming is up on the viewing platform, level 6, access by lift. Generally ~ Mon/Sat 10.30-5pm & Sun 12.30-5pm
Mackintosh Queens Cross . . . . 870 Garscube Road, Glasgow, G20 7EL ( 0141 946 6600 ) Beatrix-Rose is available to play when visiting MQC NOTE: admission charges apply! Adults are £4 & Concessions are £2 The building is only open: Mon, Wed & Fri 10am - 4.30pm ( Last admission 4.00pm ) Children are Free . . .with FREE ENTRY on Wednesday afternoons after 1pm.
The Theatre Royal . . . . 282 Hope Street, Glasgow, G2 3QA
Tam~popo is available to play: On the top floor of the entrance foyer . . . 10am - 6pm
The Queen Elizabeth University Hospital ( main Atrium ) . . . . 1345 Govan Rd, G51 4TF
Molly is located among the tables in the main atrium space and generally available to play. She is pictured ( on the right ) with her twin sister piano 'Mabel', at Glasgow Royal Infirmary.
Gal Gael . . . . . 15 Fairley Street, Govan, G51 2SN
WOODY is available to play: Tue to Fri 10.00am to 5.00pm ( Thur 6-8pm for music, poetry & blethers ) CLOSED WEEKENDS & Mondays! 0141 427 3070