Museums and galleries across the UK are subject to temporary closures. Those that remain open have safety measures in place, please remember to check venue guidelines before visiting.

An exhibition of nostalgic Christmas's past through the prism of girls' bedrooms showing toys and fashion from the 1970s, 80s and 90s.

A look back at Christmas through the prism of girl's bedrooms from the 1970s, 80s and 90s, including pierot bedding, My Little Ponies, questionable fashion and lots to be nostalgic about. All generations can immerse themselves in hundreds of iconic objects that have defined British girlhood in recent times.


Summerlee Museum of Scottish Industrial Life

Heritage Way, Coatbridge, North Lanarkshire, ML5 1QD

01236 638460


Opening times

Temporarily closed

We welcome back all our visitors but have made some changes for your safety.

  • Face coverings must be worn at all times indoors, this includes the shops, cafe and tram.
  • Trace and Protect in place. You must provide a name and contact number for your visit.
  • The museum has Visit Scotland Good to Go acreditation.
  • A one way system in operation in exhibition spaces, please follow the signs.
  • The mine is currently closed.
  • Tramway is operational but limited tickets.
  • Cafe is open for take away, out door seating available.
  • Open Wednesday to Sunday.
  • Changing place and toilets in Exhibition Hall open with regular cleaning.
  • Entry tickets are valid for date and times listed only. No re-entry.
  • From 14 September 2020 the Scottish Government has stated only up to six people aged 12 + from two households may meet outdoors/indoors. Please adhere to this when booking and meeting at the museum.

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