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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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Kelvingrove Art Galleries Argyle Street, Glasgow G3 8AG, Scotland
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"organ recital"
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Contains 2 of the finest artworks in the world - Rembrandt's 'A Man In Armour' & Dali's "Christ of St John of the Cross", recently (15th June) returned after being on loan for a while. Downstairs restaurant/cafe pretty good. And kids will love the stuffed...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Preffered the old fashioned layout but Salvador Dalis St.John of the cross is world class. McIntish exhibition a bit painful at the moment with his masterwork destroyed

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What a fantastic experience to see the exhibition with its genuine original material and artefacts. Top notch.

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Great place to visit you forget you've got great places like this to visit on your doorstep absolutely beautiful building with great pieces inside to view x

Thank Gillian H
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

As a Glaswegian, I have visited often and always want to go back. Excellent collection of famous artwork, as well as changing exhibitions. Restaurant also worth a visit. Not to be missed if you visit Glasgow.

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Reviewed yesterday

Really enjoyed my visit here. Although I went for a specific exhibition I stayed for a look around the rest of the collection and was pleasantly surprised by the diversity of the displays. I went on a rainy day so it was quieter than I...More

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Reviewed yesterday

We took our grandchildren for the day and they had a fab time with all the experiments as the museum of science was there with lots for the children to have a go at. And the sudents and staff were excellent taking time to explain...More

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One of me favourite places in the world. So quite and amazing art. Staff are so helpful if needed but usually just roam around at will.

Thank Louise R
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This museum was very interesting and amusing at times. The staff were very helpful .it was all very interesting

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Great way to spend some time in a new city and learn about the past of Glasgow in a relaxed enviroment.

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Seamus M
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Response from ShanzyHolm | Reviewed this property |
Yes I always take photos
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Response from KelvingroveGlasgow | Property representative |
Hi Entry is free and unrestricted apart from special exhibitions which are cahargeable.
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Drew S
25 May 2018|
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Response from KelvingroveGlasgow | Property representative |
Hi thank you for your enquiry, there is a Cloakroom with a charge of £1 per item which is located at the Lower Ground entrance (facing Glasgow University.)
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