Barrowland Ballroom

244 Gallowgate, Glasgow, G4 0TT
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19 September 2021

19 September 2021 (10, 10:45, 11:30, 12:15, 1, 1:45, 2:30, 3:15, 4) Glasgow
Doors Open Days Festival The original Barrowland Ballroom opened in 1934 in a
mercantile area east of Glasgow’s city centre and was built by “Barras Queen”
Maggie McIver. The front of the building is decorated with a distinctive
animated neon sign. The sign is believed to be the biggest of its kind in the
UK. In more recent years, the Ballroom has become a major concert venue with a
capacity of around 1950 people, known for its acoustics and its sprung dance
floor. You are invited for a digital backstage tour, get a look at the
dressing room which has hosted so many stars such as Bowie, Biffy Clyro,
Oasis, U2, The Stranglers, The Clash, The Smiths, Muse, Foo Fighters, Franz
Ferdinand and Texas. Booking is essential - check back on this page on 1
September for the booking link. Facilities WC Limited Access
Architect: Maggie McIver Building Date: 1934

244 Gallowgate, Glasgow, G4 0TT

55.855109, -4.2371639