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Kelvingrove Park

Otago Street, Glasgow, Scotland
+44 141 334 6363
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The River Kelvin runs through the West End's large and attractive park which hosts festivals and events throughout the year.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good33%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“duck pond” (21 reviews)
“west end” (58 reviews)
“sunny day” (40 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Otago Street, Glasgow, Scotland
West End
+44 141 334 6363
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Reviewed 13 July 2017

This was the last place we went to on our stay. We had a lovely pic nic here to end off a fantastic holiday in Scotland. We were exhausted and just wanted to linger somewhere and we were a little tired of restaurant food. This...More

1  Thank MariaLetizia2015
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This garden is beautifully laid out with wandering paths and a stream that runs through the middle. It is good place to take a break from seeing things and just let your mind wander. Also, if you've bought your take away steak bake from the...More

Thank David D
Reviewed 9 July 2017

We visited the park every day during our stay in Glasgow. A perfect green lung, with amazing old trees, the river Kelvin, nice walking paths, statues of distinguished personalities, plenty of benches to rest and some wildlife. We met some very friendly squirrels and birds...More

Thank Paco_Suarez187529
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

It's a 5* park when everybody's getting MWI on a sunny weekend day, but it's a 3* park otherwise. So it's a 4* review fro me troops

Thank dominofive
Reviewed 6 July 2017

We really enjoyed our two visits to Kelvingrove Park. The hop-on hop-off bus has a stop here, making access easy. The River Kelvin runs through the park, and it also has an amphitheatre. It makes a great break from the bustle of the city (not...More

Thank LakeMonster
Reviewed 5 July 2017

We moved to Glasgow end February this year and sadly, have visited this park only twice but will be doing it more often as long as the weather is fine. It's a beautiful vast expanse and haven't yet completed a round of the entire place....More

Thank Devikka M
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Review by Dr Sim. The Hop On Hop Off Bus goes to this area. Nice park. Good for a tourist to walk if he/she has the time. The park is dark in the evening during the winter. Summer is fine when there is bright lights...More

Thank drsim001
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Love this park, on the bus route and easy to get to from different areas plus ample parking surrounding it but mind buy a ticket, 2 play parks for kids plus a large skate park and if your just there for wander with kids then...More

Thank colin s
Reviewed 2 July 2017

So lucky to be able to walk through this little lovely park on my way to work. I love watching the park change through the seasons.

Thank Katrina M
Reviewed 1 July 2017

This is the place for a picnic or looking to get examples of perfect lawn bowling greens. These gardens great a beautiful foreground for the Kelvingrove Museum.

Thank Andrew F
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Tina S
3 April 2017|
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Response from dezsanspecial | Reviewed this property |
Hi Tina s, I am pretty sure there is parking area because I see a lot of cars parked near by to kelvingrove. Not too sure bout car park in area however if you were to park car near park and display disability card in the... More
lisa f
3 July 2015|
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Response from Jaxter24 | Reviewed this property |
There is not free parking as such as you have to park in the surrounding streets which is always tight. There are a couple of car park which I have used but can't remember how much they were but they must have been about £2... More
6 April 2015|
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Response from greggster72 | Reviewed this property |
Open everyday of the year