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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%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Kelvingrove Art Galleries Argyle Street, Glasgow G3 8AG, Scotland
Kelvingrove Art Galleries Argyle Street, Glasgow G3 8AG, Scotland
+44 141 276 9599
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Reviewed today

Absolutely fantastic place. So interesting, could have spent all day there!! Guides on hand to answer any questions, they seem really passionate about their jobs.

Thank Lynne C
Reviewed yesterday

Lovely attraction, Kelvingrove. Beautiful building, cordial staff, really great galleries. Not too big and not too small and very, very well organized art galleries (an A for curators). The very best is the Glasgow Boys exhibition. Wonderful painters - each with a very distinctive style....More

1  Thank 331Claudia
Reviewed yesterday

This is an amazing place with a bit of everything for everybody. If you have the time - you have to see this...

2  Thank aWandererandSoulmate
Reviewed yesterday

Beautiful building with excellent exhibits, covering a range from internationally renowned art to the history of Glasgow.

1  Thank LondonHelena
Reviewed yesterday

An interesting and interactive destination full of character. My little one loved the animals section and was moving from area to area with excitment

1  Thank Martyn T
Reviewed 2 days ago

Had a wide range of fascinating artefacts and I loved having a look around! Have lived in Glasgow for a while and never been! Fantastic!

1  Thank j123452013
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

So much to see love the mk23 hanging from the ceiling so many different rooms with so much in love the aa exhibit

Thank Adrian W
Reviewed 2 days ago

We visited mid-week in mid January and the museum was quietly busy. We specifically wanted to see the Glasgow Boys (excellent) and Rennie Mackintosh exhibits but had a great time exploring the whole museum which is divided into 'bite-size' sections. It definitely has something for...More

Thank SageNYorkshire
Reviewed 3 days ago

Interesting museum with endless displays of paintings, artifacts and for children there is an interesting section with stuffed birds and animals. Lots and lots to see and do! A must for kids and families..also a good peek into Scottish history..

Thank P M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Immaterial of your preference of old art, modern, exhibitions, children’s exhibits or just good old mixed up cultural pieces to look at. This is the place to go.

Thank lindae259
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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