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Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum

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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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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 today

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 today via mobile

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

Thank windowm
Reviewed yesterday 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 yesterday

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 yesterday

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 yesterday

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
Reviewed 2 days ago

Finally managed to visit The Art Gallery again after many years. I had a couple of hours to spare and had a good wander about, taking my time to admire the many beautiful pieces of art on display, amongst them works by The Glasgow Boys...More

Thank Petunia2130
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited with a 2 year old and he was mesmerised with everything!! Every room we weny in to was "Wow - look at that!!!" reaction!! Hands on things for kids to do well worth visiting. Never tire of visiting Kelvingrove Museum and Art Gallery

Thank Isabel W
Reviewed 2 days ago

We managed to get to Glasgow on the final day of the exhibition. Well worth the effort. The rest of the complex was also very good and well worth the visit.

Thank Dave R
Reviewed 2 days ago

A beautiful museum with a plethora of fascinating things to look at both natural history (clothing worn from the past) as well as sculptures and paintings. The architecture is beautiful as well. Worth a visit.

Thank Debbie F
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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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