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Kelvingrove Park

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“west end”(59 reviews)
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The River Kelvin runs through the West End's large and attractive park which hosts festivals and events throughout the year.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Otago Street, Glasgow, Scotland
West End
+44 141 334 6363
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Very classically beautiful building in a very large city park. Wonderful animal exhibits, and in a different wing a serious art collection..

Thank easytoplease61
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I are from the US, and were staying in Glasgow for two nights. We discovered this park by accident after walking through the University on a beautiful sunny day. We arrived right after school was dismissed, and it was fun to see...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was here with my son and grandson (aged 3). We parked at the art gallery (£1.60 per hour) and walked thru to the kids play park (next to a big skateboard park) which was quite small but ok for smaller kids. We walked to...More

Thank BigMerk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome playground for kids, stunning in every way lots of thinks to look at and then kelvingrove museum is right there too we took biscuits and nuts 🥜 with us to feed the pigeons and the squirrels and had a 3 hour walk

Thank Jona G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Raining morning had been to hunterian museum day before got shuttle bus from George square 100 bus .massive museum was very full of people so much to see one thing Glasgow does well museums hearing organ music well worth a visit

Thank Martin G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Its a lovely to space to have a stroll and take some pictures and a nice place to chill out if the weather is kind

Thank Eastendyid
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went jogging here on my visit to Glasgow and park looks fantastic. Lots of people out having a good time. Very scenic along the river. Nice and clean as well!

Thank Voyager0021
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

great seeing this lovely place. so quiet and peaceful, you can find some squirrels to feed nuts to. i 100 percent reccomend visiting this lovely park

Thank Guðbjörg M
Reviewed September 7, 2018

Walking through the park was a walk away from the crowds and the noise of the city. I decided to visit Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum and after leaving the tube wandered up the street then into the Park. The street noise disappeared. I thought...More

Thank bkolstoe24
Reviewed September 2, 2018

beautiful grounds well kept hard to belief you are in the middle of a very busy city very handy for kelvingrove art gallery bonus free entry.

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June 28, 2018|
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Response from Cernunnas | Reviewed this property |
Yep, it is.
Tina S
April 2, 2017|
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Response from dezsanspecial | Reviewed this property |
Hi Tina s, I am pretty sure there is parking area because I see a lot of cars parked near by to kelvingrove. Not too sure bout car park in area however if you were to park car near park and display disability card in the... More
lisa f
July 2, 2015|
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Response from Jaxter24 | Reviewed this property |
There is not free parking as such as you have to park in the surrounding streets which is always tight. There are a couple of car park which I have used but can't remember how much they were but they must have been about £2... More