Find in
United Kingdom > Scotland > Glasgow (Glaschu) > Attractions in Glasgow > Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum

Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum

Category: Arts + Monuments + Museums

Argyle Street, Glasgow, G3 8AG


Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum - Reviews from across the web

Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum, Glasgow - Reviews of Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum - IgoUgo
Kelvingrove Gallery was built to house the 1901 International Exhibition. This red sandstone building still provokes strong reactions today and most people in Glasgow either decidedly love it or loathe it. According to local legend, the gallery was built back to front by mistake, but this is just a ...

Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum - Glasgow - Reviews of Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum - TripAdvisor
The fact that Kelvingrove Museum and Gallery has recently been attracting more visitors than any other museum in the country, including the best in London, does not surprise me, and wha...

Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum (Glasgow) - Review - Glasgow appreciates the old and the new
For once, we somehow managed to escape a museum without having to empty our wallets in the shop. The reason for this I think is that they are discretely placed throughout the venue instead of smacking you over the head as you try to leave the building. There are three shops (The Kelvin, The Mungo an...

Reviews on Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum (Glasgow) Look at tests, reports and read reviews: dooyoo.co.uk
Location: Glasgow Opening Times: Cost: Free +++History of the gallery+++ Kelvingrove first opened its doors to the public on 2 May 1901having previously been home to the City Industrial Museum since 1870. Kelvingrove was a major part of the International Exhibition of 1888 and it was from this that ...

Glasgow Guide: Tourist Attractions: Kelvingrove Museum and Art Gallery
The distinctive building that houses the collections is located in the beautiful surroundings of Kelvingrove Park in Glasgow’s West End. It was opened in its present form in 1902 and remains the greatest achievement in the UK of the Victorian Municipal Museum Movement. The Kelvingrove Art Gallery an...

Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum, Glasgow - Glasgow venue review - Itchy Glasgow Guide
The busiest free attraction in Scotland. It's worth a visit, if only to look at the imposing building. Kelvingrove houses fine pieces of art as well as many relics of Scotland's past. Watch out for...

iExplore Community: Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum - Glasgow, Scotland
Kids are welcome. The ground floor contains a Mini Museum, which gives them a chance to enjoy hands-on experience. The Environment Discover Centre also offers educational interactive displays. Other galleries on the ground floor include Creatures of the Past, Ancient Egypt, Glasgow Stories which cou...

Glasgow Guide: Reviews For: Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum
One of the finest civic collections in Europe is housed within this Glasgow landmark. Here you can explore collections that include everything from fine and decorative arts to archaeology and the natural world. The number of individual items in the natural history department alone is vast. You can a...

Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum - places2visit.co.uk - BROWSE.
From the glens of Loch Lomand to the lively Edinburgh festival, the 'Rough Guide to Scotland' tells you all there is to know about this stunning and varied country. The 24-page, full-colour section introduces all of the Scotland's highlights, from the spectacular wildlife of the Hebrides to the dese...

Kelvingrove Art Gallery And Museum on 43 Places
re-opening soon a after major re-furbishment,miss this wonderful building at your peril!stunning art!amazing collections and even a ww2 spitfire hanging from the roof!plus like all of glasgow’s museums its free!its in the heart of the westend,in the grounds of the beautiful kelvingrove park.a ...

Kelingrove Art Gallery and Museum - Glasgow - Reviews of Kelingrove Art Gallery and Museum - TripAdvisor
I loved this place as a child and went regularly on family trips. I still visit occasionally with my neice, it is great fun but the lower level is more interesting than the upper levels....

Kelvingrove Museum and Art Gallery | Dumbarton Road | Glasgow | G3 8AG
Following the Glasgow tradition of red sandstone buildings, it was built in a Spanish Baroque style and its main entrance faces onto the River Kelvin Valley while the most used is on Sauchiehall Street, which has given rise to the mistaken belief that the building was built the wrong way round. Orig...

Craig Armstrong • Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum
Commissioned by Glasgow Museums on behalf of Glasgow City Council to commemorate the reopening of Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum in 2006, ONCE is a unique collaboration between Glaswegian composer Craig Armstrong and...

You might also consider

> Attractions nearby

Fossil Grove Victoria Park

Linn Park Golf Course

North Woodside Baths

Gallery of Modern Art

Glasgow Climbing Centre

Show more attractions

> Hotels nearby

Hilton Glasgow

One Devonshire Gardens

Mar Hall

City Apartments Glasgow

Menzies Glasgow Hotel

Show more hotels

Forgot your password?

member image
United States