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Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum

Kelvingrove Art Galleries Argyle Street, Glasgow G3 8AG, Scotland
+44 141 276 9599
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Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Mu​seum is Scotland's most visited free attraction.​ With 22 themed, state-of-the-art galleries displaying an astonishing 8000 objects, the collections are extensive, wide-ranging and internationally-significant.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Kelvingrove Art Galleries Argyle Street, Glasgow G3 8AG, Scotland
+44 141 276 9599
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Reviewed yesterday

so much to see in so little time. you can easily spend a day here but then, i was only for 2 days in the city, so just spent an hour there and another half around it in parks..beautiful collection. must watch.

Thank nuts_medico
Reviewed yesterday

Wished we had more time here, unfortunately the were closing early for a private function. Very interesting , something for everyone.

Thank Janice O
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great place, free, nice lunch, interesting, educational, amazing, lovely setting, immaculate, well kept, amazing ceiling, never get fed up of going, my daughter loves the Egyptian area, well organised and plenty to see, gift shop really nice, easy to park, next to kelvingrove park which...More

Thank CarolineMcCandlish
Reviewed yesterday

Varied and interesting exhibits - there really is something for everyone here, no matter your interest. Really cool building and the huge park outside is a beautiful, fun place to explore as well.

Thank allymckill
Reviewed yesterday

The museum has a truly eclectic collection of stuff that spans multiple disciplines. Runs the gamut from stuffed animals to science, to architecture to art.

Thank JohntheLast
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Lovely museum with so much to see. Didn't manage to see everything, so will return again. Enjoyed the organ recital at 1pm.

Thank Branston48az
Reviewed yesterday

This museum covers a large range of subjects from a WWII Spitfire suspended from the ceiling to Dalis' Christ on the Cross and all in between by far the most impressive museum in Glasgow. Plus it's located in one of Glasgow's best parks perfect for...More

Thank Scott W
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I live in the city and everytime I go I'm amazed!,young kid's love it,got loads for them to see,big park outside when they get bored!

Thank mandypee
Reviewed 2 days ago

After a stroll in the nearby park I walked in this beautiful museum full of Scottish history/ paintings, artworks etc. You can also see some animals & dinosaurs and some modern art with a beautiful gallery with an organ. I also visited the temporary 'Art...More

Thank Dimidbru
Reviewed 3 days ago

Lovely building with lovely exhibits and could spend allday here if i had the time. Will be back next time in Glasgow.

Thank hoodygibson79
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10 August 2017|
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Response from KelvingroveGlasgow | Property representative |
Kelvingrove is free to enter withh access to 22 themed galleries and displays. Temoraray exhibitions which are housed in a seperate area within the buiding may be chargeable. The current Exhibition is Frank QuitelyThe Art of... More
22 July 2017|
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Response from KelvingroveGlasgow | Property representative |
Traveline Scotland has all the information and alternatives on their website.
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6 March 2017|
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Response from Emma K | Reviewed this property |
It depends if you like to read all the info attached to the exhibits or just browse? You can definitely spend 1/2 day here, especially if you stop for a cup of tea in the cafe. It's set in beautiful grounds so combine with a... More