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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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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

Stayed in Glasgow for 3.5 years, and never made it in until now. Fab place to visit on a rainy Sunday, lots to see, and cheap. Particularly loved the Egyptian exhibit!

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Took the kids while on holiday from Canada and my mum and dad came to. Lots to see and it is all in a great setting in Kelvin Grove Park. Parking is only a £1 for 4 hours and entry to the museum is FREE....More

1  Thank Mark D
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Generally I liked it but some points need some improvements. Like musicians should be play classic music... rock'n'roll does not feet to 17th century paintings... And it was extremely loud. Hard to enjoy the art when u cannot hear anything but sound of the thunder....More

1  Thank ya m
Reviewed yesterday

We visit the Kelvingrove every time we're in Scotland and it never disappoints. Excellent art gallery and museum!

1  Thank Barbara G
Reviewed yesterday

Worth going to hear organ in main hall which is played at 1 o' clock every day. Building amazing and displays clear. Nice little area of museum set out for children under 5 to look at things. We walked from the town centre in about...More

1  Thank troglette
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had a good morning out and really enjoyed our visit. Something to suit all tastes and ages. Cafe for coffee and cakes was really good and not too expensive..

1  Thank aberdeenbigeater
Reviewed 2 days ago

Would highly recommend a visit to Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum. Superb art collection in particular by the Glasgow boys. Highlights for me were Dali's painting of Christ on the cross, Charles & Margaret Rennie Mackintosh, and Dante Gabriel Rossetti - Regina Cordium - Alexa...More

1  Thank DonaldChump
Reviewed 2 days ago

this is a seriously interesting museum in particular the design and art sections. it gives a great insight into the Glasgow boys and their impact as well as a fascinating view of furniture design and the influence of Macintosh. The history of Glasgow is well...More

1  Thank MikeRadley
Reviewed 2 days ago

A superb place. Do get there for the organ recital. The restaurant was welcoming. One day is too short a visit so plan to return as soon as possible!

1  Thank jeannie717
Reviewed 2 days ago

It was a very wet Saturday, and I have always wanted to visit. After 57 years, since my last visit, I can honestly say that it has improved. There was a real buzz in the place,music playing, lots of families enjoying the various exhibits. I...More

1  Thank AntoniaTrip
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Katya I
Hi everyone =) I am planning a visit early April and wanted to see if anyone can give me even a rough guide as to how long could we spend in Kelvingrove? I want to plan ahead and was wondering if I could visit another place also or would this be an almost full day visit? Thank you!
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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Maureen G
what and where do icatch a bus to the museum from train station
16 November 2016|
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Response from KelvingroveGlasgow | Property representative |
Hi the numbers 2 0r 3 from Hope Street signposted within Central station.
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Mary B
Does the no 2 bus from Coatbridge go to Glasgow's central station
28 October 2016|
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Response from KelvingroveGlasgow | Property representative |
The First bus no2 goes through the city centre at Central station end not Buchanan st however if visiting Kelvingrove stay on the bus until Partick Station Interchange and then either walk back or change on to a number 2,3... More
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