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Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum

Open today: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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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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Hours Today: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Kelvingrove Art Galleries Argyle Street, Glasgow G3 8AG, Scotland
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+44 141 276 9599
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Nice place to visit,have a wander round the Museum,stop for a coffee and cake or sandwich in between floors,good way to spend a few hours.

Thank ScottishJock
Reviewed yesterday

So much variety! Wonderfully curated by themes with very accessible information on each item. Very hands on for children - and enthusiastic adults. Fantastic organ concert every day at 1pm (3 on Sundays).

Thank JBP2014
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

An eclectic mix of galleries from dinosaurs to Spitfires and Rennie Mackintosh to Monet. A beautiful building.

Thank lianebill
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Must visit on Glasgow trip....... if anyone not interested in going inside one can stroll outside the gallery in beautiful gardens around it

Thank Shehla S
Reviewed yesterday

Free to the public, historic, first class artist from across the globe and the passing of time, what more can you ask for?

Thank JOSEPH B
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Stunning building and art collections. Wish i had more time to visit moré galleries. Very nice folks work there!

Thank windowm
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I recently visited Kelvingrove and took the guided tour with Artie. It was a wonderful experience. The tour was insightful. Artie was very knowledgable. I would recommend the tour to any visitors

Thank DiddlyDodah
Reviewed 2 days ago

Visited the Charles Rennie Mackintosh and friends exhibition. Very informative and absorbing. Had a wander around some of the other parts of the art gallery and could spend days there rather than three hours.

Thank govan4me
Reviewed 2 days ago

Beautiful building in a lovely setting. It was my first time here, and I was not disappointed. It has such a variety of things on display, I really needed to give myself more time (alas it was a very short visit), but will endeavour to...More

Thank Philip A
Reviewed 2 days ago

This legacy of Glasgow's heyday has eclectic collections, and an active programme of exhibitions; and the staff make themselves visible and helpful (and they're knowledgeable too). The temporary exhibition of tapestries from the Burrell Collection (while the Burrell is closed), is superbly well-done.

Thank Mick J
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Hi the number 77 runs directly tand takes about 15 minutes please check at the bus station for a stance number.
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They use local eminent players and visiting ones. Give them a call maybe to see who's on today.
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