Fast Facts – Galleries & Community Spaces

Over the next few months, we will share fast facts about the reimagined Museum. This week’s theme is galleries and community spaces.

Once Paisley Museum reopens in 2024, there will be:

  • A 26% increase in gallery space
  • 100% more objects on display and more digital displays than ever before
  • More learning spaces
  • New community-making spaces

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