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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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  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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“organ recital” (712 reviews)
“glasgow boys” (594 reviews)
“natural history” (326 reviews)
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Hours Today: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Kelvingrove Art Galleries Argyle Street, Glasgow G3 8AG, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday

incredible building with a very comprehensive offering of shows, expositions and exhibitions. Great for both children and adults.

Thank Guillermo M
Reviewed 3 days ago

Went here with the ball and chain and the kids. Im not that interested in art but I enjoyed the exhibits, the museum is great its reasonably compact and the kids loved it, I was really impressed with the Spitfire hanging up. We spent about...More

Thank ChuffyandTufty
Reviewed 3 days ago

Well worth a visit spent a couple of hours in here so moch to see,you could spend longer ,a good variety of things from paintings modern art to stuffed animals which children would like

Thank alemstaley
Reviewed 5 days ago

Amazing artifacts situated in a monumental building surrounded by beautiful greenery! Free entry and a fantastic gift shop!

Thank bethwilson0
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Really great place with a big variation with different things to see. Free to visit and don't miss the wild Haggis! 😂

Thank Anette K
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Took my kids here many times over the years. Never boring and there's always something you've missed so always good to go a few times.

Thank masterchef1872
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great day out for families, friends, and single people. There are so many exhibits to see, two cafes, a gift shop and sometimes recitals. There's something for everyone, and even just the atmosphere makes for a great day out. It's free, which...More

Thank Globetrotters478
Reviewed 1 week ago

Located close to city - fantastic building and exhibition. Daily recitals on pipe organ. Free admission to gallery.

Thank Margaret W
Reviewed 1 week ago

This feels as a museum should. It is a grand building., the items are well presented and fascinating . A beautiful,place and you will learn a lot.

Thank 900Lancasterfamily
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum is pretty cool museum in Glasgow and worth a stop if you like general and natural history. The art gallery has paintings from Van Gogh, Monet, Renoir, Rembrandt, and many other great artists.

Thank Sy N
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K S
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
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vicdal
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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Katya I
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
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