Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum
Kelvingrove Museum opened in 1901 and is a firm favourite with local people and visitors, due to its stunning architecture and a family friendly atmosphere.
The closest train stations are Partick (PTK), Charing Cross (CHC) and Exhibition Centre (EXG). These stations are roughly a 20 minute walk away from Kelvingrove Art Gallery.
The lines for these stations run through the low-level platforms, at Glasgow Central (GLC) for Partick and Exhibition Centre and Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) for Partick and Charing Cross.
The closest Subway station is Kelvinhall, which is roughly a 10 minute walk
The bus stops at the front of Kelvingrove, on Argyle Street, have regular services from both directions. Services include:
- First Bus services 2, 3 & 77 - visit firstgroup.com for more info
- McGill’s service 17 - visit mcgillsbuses.co.uk for more info
- The City Sightseeing buses - visit citysightseeingglasgow.co.uk for more info
Please note: If you are coming into Glasgow by train and planning to use a PlusBus ticket, the 100 bus and the City Sightseeing buses are not covered.
The Next Bike bicycle hire scheme is also in operation around Glasgow, with locations to pick up and drop off around the city. Visit nextbike.co.uk to find out more.
Please note: the A814 Clydeside Expressway Westbound will be closed due to major roadworks from Monday 26 October for 6 weeks. Diversions will be in place, if you would travel via this route please allow a little extra time for your journey.
The accessible toilet is located on the right past the enquiries desk.
There is wheelchair and pram access to all public areas using the lifts. There are free wheelchairs available to hire at reception.
Guide and assistance dogs are welcome.
Find full access information for Kelvingrove Art Gallery at AccessAble.
Under 14s should be accompanied by an adult over 18 years.
695 Argyle Street