Art and Culture

Glasgow’s a melting pot of cultural activity, and unlike its European counter parts, the majority of its museums and art galleries are free. Try these for size.

Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum
Argyle Street
Glasgow, G3 8AG
0141 276 9599

Riverside Museum
100 Pointhouse Place
Glasgow, G3 8RS
0141 287 2720

Hunterian Museum & Art Gallery
University of Glasgow, University Avenue
Glasgow, G12 8QQ
0141 330 4221

Glasgow Botanic Gardens
730 Great Western Road
Glasgow, G12 0UE
0141 276 1614

Charles Rennie Mackintosh Society with plenty of useful info on Mackintosh buildings and art

Gallery of Modern Art
Royal Exchange Square
Glasgow, G1 3AH
0141 287 3050

CCA
350 Sauchiehall Street
Glasgow, G2 3JD
0141 352 4900

Burrell Collection
Pollok Country Park
2060 Pollokshaws Road
Glasgow, G43 1AT
0141 287 2550

People’s Palace and Winter Gardens
Glasgow Green
Glasgow, G40 1AT
0141 276 0788

Glasgow Cathedral
Cathedral Square, Castle Street
Glasgow, G4 0QZ
0141 552 8198

St. Mungo Museum of Religious Life and Art
2 Castle Street
Glasgow, G4 0RH
0141 276 1625

Tenement House
145 Buccleuch Street
Glasgow, G3 6QN
0844 493 2197

Glasgow Royal Concert Hall
2 Sauchiehall Street
Glasgow, G2 3NY
0141 353 8000

Tron Theatre
63 Trongate
Glasgow, G1 5HB
0141 552 4267 (Box Office)

King’s Theatre
297 Bath Street
Glasgow, G2 4JN
0844 871 7627

Pavilion Theatre
121 Renfield Street
Glasgow, G2 3AX
0141 332 1846

Theatre Royal
282 Hope Street
Glasgow, G2 3QA
0844 871 7647

The Arches
253 Argyle Street,
Glasgow, G2 8DL
0141 565 1000

Glasgow Film Theatre
12 Rose Street
Glasgow, G3 6RB
0141 332 6535

Grosvenor Cinema
24 Ashton Lane
Glasgow, G12 8SJ
0845 166 6002 (Cinema/Lane)