Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum
Photo credits to Ian Dick via Flickr (CC BY 2.0)
Opening hours and admission fees
- Open daily from 10.00 am to 5.00pm, except Friday and Sunday: from 11.00am to 5.00pm.
Closed 25, 26 December, 31 December afternoon and 1 and 2 January.
- Free admission to the permanent collections.
- For temporary exhibitions entry fees may be applied, check on the official website or ask at Museum’s Information Desk.
Free guided tours
The Kelvingrove Guides offer two free tours every day at 11am and 2.30pm, leaving from the museum’s Centre Hall. There’s no need to book places in advance.
On foot: Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum is situated in Kelvingrove Park on Argyle Street and is easily accessible on foot. It is around 20 minutes walk from the city centre along Sauchiehall Street.
By bike: bicycle parking available at the venue.
By subway: Kelvinhall subway station is within a five minutes’ walk, Kelvinbridge subway is a 15 minutes’ walk through the park.
By bus: lines 2,3,7,19,19A,23,747 stop outside the museum.
By car: Kelvingrove Museum is around 6 minute ride from the M8. There is a pay and display carpark at the rear of the Museum.
By train: the museum is around 20 minutes walk from Patrick station.