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Hunterian Art Gallery

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Incredible Collection

I was astonished by the quality of the art in this gallery, exhibiting local artists and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
NikoliGogol
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Edmonton, Canada
Interesting Place

Had a good look around the museum. It is a bit hidden within Glasgow College grounds and up a hill... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
OwenTho
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Huntingdon, United Kingdom
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This gallery houses the largest collection of Whistlers in the world.
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University of Glasgow | 82 Hillhead St., Glasgow G12 8QE, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

After the wonders of the Kelvingrove we found this a little disappointing. I thought the subject to Dr William Hunter was just to esoteric. I am sure he made a major contribution to medicine but but the subject was just to specialist for me.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was astonished by the quality of the art in this gallery, exhibiting local artists and internationally famous ones as well.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a good look around the museum. It is a bit hidden within Glasgow College grounds and up a hill but worth it for a look at the exhibits. We combined a visit here with the Kelvingrove museum. It is located in an old building...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We happened to get to the gallery just in time for a free tour (every Wednesday at 1pm). This week it was of the new Hunter gallery/exhibit by one of the curators. He led us through the area pointing out some highlights as we went...More

Thank Erin B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited the wonderful Hunterian Museum first and then crossed the road to the University Library as the Hunterian Art Gallery is next door. The Whistlers 'hiv gane awae' and the Glasgow Boys 'ir oot tae play' (at least until next Spring). Upset ? Don't be...More

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Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed visit but nothing else to see as not open at this time also no photos allowed so think £6 admission is a bit steep.

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Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Initially it was difficult to find but it was good once I had arrived. Unfortunately I was unable to visit Mackintosh House due to it closing, and I was not informed of this when I arrived at the gallery. Overall good experience though.

1  Thank Catrina H
Reviewed 3 August 2018

We went to the Hunterian art Gallery specifically to see the Whistler paintings (there is a good collection of them), but was disappointed compared to what we have seen in Boston. Didn't have time to see the MacIntosh house. The Hunterian Museum - directly across...More

Thank Ready2Go2008
Reviewed 30 July 2018

The permanent collection of the Hunterian Art Gallery is closed through September 28, 2018. The Mackintosh House remains open. You might not discover this closure by visiting the Art Gallery's web site or their Facebook page. They knew about this closure well in advance and...More

1  Thank David M
Reviewed 26 July 2018

We have been meaning to visit the Hunterian for ages and found time to do so today. And we are glad that we did . An ecclectic and fascinating collection , with a large number of works by Whistler . We were lucky to arrive...More

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Response from stelaw | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't know the answer. I was only in Glasgow 2 days last month on a short break. I do not live there and so do not keep up to date on what's on.
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lisa m
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Not sure since we didn't actually go to the show but it should be worth it as Scottish comics are great eg the Beano and the Dandy,
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