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Hunterian Art Gallery

Open Now: 10:00 - 17:00
Open today: 10:00 - 17:00
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People are strange

And their art is stranger When you're a tourist Here for the day Sorry bit of a detour into... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Andrew-Leakey
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Leigh, United Kingdom
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Incredible Collection

I was astonished by the quality of the art in this gallery, exhibiting local artists and... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2018
NikoliGogol
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Edmonton, Canada
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This gallery houses the largest collection of Whistlers in the world.
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University of Glasgow | 82 Hillhead St., Glasgow G12 8QE, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

And their art is stranger When you're a tourist Here for the day Sorry bit of a detour into musical history. Really enjoyed this museum. Some strange gynae exhibits. Some cool sculptures. And amazing Rembrandt !

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Having been to the museum in the morning we were expecting to be equally wowed by the art gallery. It feel short, very short. The gallery itself we would only have given 2 stars, however the exhibition on the ground floor made us reconsider. Currently...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There’s nothing wrong with this site, but it is NOT an art gallery-merely a continuation of the museum across the street. Both are, to get right down to it, simply a high quality Victorian Cabinet of Curiosities. The Art Gallery area at least has more...More

1  Thank marftrip
Reviewed 14 October 2018

After the wonders of the Kelvingrove we found this a little disappointing. I thought the subject to Dr William Hunter was just to esoteric. I am sure he made a major contribution to medicine but but the subject was just to specialist for me.

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Reviewed 8 October 2018

I was astonished by the quality of the art in this gallery, exhibiting local artists and internationally famous ones as well.

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Reviewed 7 October 2018

Had a good look around the museum. It is a bit hidden within Glasgow College grounds and up a hill but worth it for a look at the exhibits. We combined a visit here with the Kelvingrove museum. It is located in an old building...More

Thank OwenTho
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

We happened to get to the gallery just in time for a free tour (every Wednesday at 1pm). This week it was of the new Hunter gallery/exhibit by one of the curators. He led us through the area pointing out some highlights as we went...More

Thank Erin B
Reviewed 5 October 2018

Visited the wonderful Hunterian Museum first and then crossed the road to the University Library as the Hunterian Art Gallery is next door. The Whistlers 'hiv gane awae' and the Glasgow Boys 'ir oot tae play' (at least until next Spring). Upset ? Don't be...More

Thank vessi80
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed visit but nothing else to see as not open at this time also no photos allowed so think £6 admission is a bit steep.

1  Thank LouiseH562
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Initially it was difficult to find but it was good once I had arrived. Unfortunately I was unable to visit Mackintosh House due to it closing, and I was not informed of this when I arrived at the gallery. Overall good experience though.

1  Thank catrinah236
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Helen C
31 October 2016|
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Response from stelaw | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't know the answer. I was only in Glasgow 2 days last month on a short break. I do not live there and so do not keep up to date on what's on.
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lisa m
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Not sure since we didn't actually go to the show but it should be worth it as Scottish comics are great eg the Beano and the Dandy,
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