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James and Jeannie Riley

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James and Jeannie Riley

At People's Palace, during Museum opening hours

(Closed Mon; 10am - 5pm Tues - Thurs and Sat, 11am - 5pm Fri & Sun)

Come along to the People's Palace to follow the family trail to the first floor, and learn more about the James and Jeannie Riley story. This couple were ordinary Glaswegians, he was a soldier and she worked in munitions. Learn more about his remarkable survival and her life in the factory by looking more closely at their letters to each other, and by following our trail!

Image: The James and Jeannie Riley display on the first floor © CSG CIC Glasgow Museums Collection

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