Collections Focus

Collections Showscase and temporary displays are now open. Glasgow Museums Store will open Autumn 2017.

The City of Glasgow owns one of the finest civic museum collections in Europe with the entire collection being recognised as being of national significance under the Scottish Government’s Museum Recognition Scheme.

Kelvin Hall will provide secure, stable, publicly accessible storage for approximately 400,000 objects previously stored in Glasgow Museums' Maryhill facility which had v​ery limited public access. 

The following collections are being prepared for their move to Kelvin Hall:

The collections will mainly be in storage and access will be provided through a programme of tours, talks, collections study and learning activities. The public will also have the opportunity to view conservation work as it happens.​​



Glasgow Museums at Kelvin Hall

1445 Argyle St

Glasgow G3 8AW



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  • 1445 Argyle Street Glasgow G3 8AW Scotland
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