FAQs

Do you have parking

Yes! There is free on-street parking right outside the venue on Lochburn Rd, but these spaces can fill up fast, especially during the week.  We would suggest parking on nearby streets such as Kelvindale Rd or beside the Maryhill Burgh Halls around Gairbraid Ave.

Where's the nearest public transport?

The closest bus stops are only a two-minute walk around the corner.  Maryhill train station is also nearby with only a fifteeen-minute walk away.

Can I have my wedding ceremony here?

Of course! You can choose to have your ceremony in the main Engine Room, The Outhouse or even in The Garden.

Do you have a good place for photos?

Yes! The interior of the Engine Works creates an incredible post industrial backdrop for you photos. From there you can move to the gardens and then on to the stunning canal with lush green land and the serene canal walkways.

How many day and evening guests can I have?

It’s up to you! We can cater for up to 250 day guests. It’s your wedding and we’ll work with you on all sizes of weddings!

Do you provide Catering?

Yes. We can provide catering via one of our partner caterers. We have menu options and styles to suit your budget and theme. If you wish to provide your own catering, we will happily discuss the options here also.

Can we bring our own caterers?

Yes. We only ask they are recognised caterers and we can meet with them first to discuss the logistics and operations necessary to run a function at The Engine Works

What are your access times?

8am 'till 5pm, Monday - Thursday and 8am 'till late Friday to Sunday.  We can always make allowances for extraordinary requests, just speak to the team to help!

What time would our function have to finish?

Usually around midnight. We can arrange transport and bar/club access into Glasgow City Centre or the West End upon request.

Can I set up the day before?

Depending on the date and function, yes it’s an option. Just let us know before what access you require and we’ll do our best to accommodate.

Where are the nearest hotels?

With so many transport options into Glasgow City Centre from The Engine Works any hotels in that vicinity would be ideal for overnight accommodation.  Alternatively, if you do not want to stay in the centre then accommodation in Glasgow's West End around The Glasgow Botanic Gardens would also be a great choice. 

Do you have a supplier list?

Yes. For (literally) everything! Speak to a member of the team to get the all the contacts you need!

Do you have an event coordinator?

Yes.  Our dedicated team are on hand seven days a week with a wealth of experience to support your event, no matter how big or small!  We can also recomment some great Event Planners.

Is there disabled access?

Yes, to the ground floor only for now. As a listed building unfortunately we cannot install access to the higher floors at this stage.

Can I brand the space entirely?

Yes! Its Your Space, Your Vision.

Do you have sound and lighting options?

Yes. We can accomodate all kinds of sound and lighting ideas. We work with the best in the business to make sure your event is perfect in every way!

Is my event going to be exclusive?

Yes. Speak to a member of the team about our exclusive hire options.  When you hire the whole venue, you will have exclusive access to The Engine Room, The Outhouse, The Garden & The Workshop.

What's included in the offices?

For a full list of office services please speak to a member of the team.  We can cater for all sizes of businesses.

How and when can I access the offices?

Access to the offices is via a secured entry on Lochburn Road. You’ll be able to access this from 8am – 6pm seven days a week, but you can always stay late upon request.

Can I get into my office at the weekends?

Yes. We're open seven days a week!

Do you have a reception?

Not yet.  We have a entry lobby that can act as a relaxed waiting area for your visitors.

Do you have a space I an hold meetings?

Yes. We have a great space, fully equipped with all the necessary AV requirements. This room can be booked in house. For more details on the office spaces talk to a member of the team.

Can I hire the space for half a day?

Yes of course. Contact us for our half day rates.  The Engine Works is Your Space, Your vision!