Platform Building Tour Video
Video by Geraldine Heaney
Platform is the arts centre located at the heart of The Bridge located in Easterhouse, offering a year round programme of performance, music, visual arts and participation.
There is step free access to every level of the building. Box office can be found at The Bridge reception desk which is of medium height and has a lower level section for wheelchair users. There are induction loops in some parts of the building.
Motorised Scooters and Guide Dogs are welcome, All of our staff are friendly and welcoming and would be happy to help with any questions or requests you might have.
Where and when possible we look to programme accessible events, as our programme changes regularly please contact the venue for the latest information on our accessible events.
We have five accessible toilets all of which are wide enough for wheelchair users, have step free access and easy turn locks. All toilets on the first floor are gender neutral.
Assistance dog facilities
Water bowls for Assistance Dogs are available upon request. There is a large green area around 100m from the venue between Wardie Road and Aberdalgie Road suitable for exercising dogs off lead.
Water bowls for Assistance Dogs are available upon request.
How to find us by train:
Travelling from Glasgow, Queen Street Station take the east bound lower level trains. The stop for the Bridge is Easterhouse Train Station and both the Airdrie & Edinburgh bound trains stop at Easterhouse.
From Edinburgh Waverly take the Helensburgh Central train. The walk from the train station is approximately 15mins.
Please check the latest travel information from Scotrail website due to the ongoing improvement works at Glasgow Queen Street.
How to find us by bus:
Stagecoach X19 is the fastest way from the City Centre to Platform.
First Buses that also pass by Platform are 38/A/B/C/E 41 43 46 60/60A/M60
How to find us by car:
From the East or West please take J10 of the M8, turn left at the traffic lights and continue straight along Westerhouse Road. After passing McDonalds on your right hand side you will see a wind turbine. Please turn right at the wind turbine into the Bridge car park. The entrance to the Bridge is on the right beside Glasgow Kelvin College.
G34 9HZ – 1200 Westerhouse Road