Kelvin Hall History

Kelvin Hall has a rich history and is held closely to the hearts of the people from Glasgow.

It was built in 1927 to house large-scale national and international exhibitions and has had a varied past. It has been home to many sporting, musical and circus events throughout its years, including the Transport Museum.


National Library of Scotland at Kelvin Hall

1445 Argyle St

Glasgow G3 8AW


Open Hours

  • Monday: Closed
  • Tuesday: 10am - 4pm
  • Wednesday: Closed
  • Thursday: 10am - 4pm
  • Friday: Closed
  • Saturday: 10am - 4pm
  • Sunday: Closed

Access Info

  • Entry: Free
  • Wheelchair access: Yes
  • Disabled toilet facilities: Yes
  • 1445 Argyle Street Glasgow G3 8AW Scotland
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