Notices

Notices

Alternative Access Route to Hunterian Art Gallery and Mackintosh House

Alternative Access Route to Hunterian Art Gallery and Mackintosh House

From Monday 1 February, Hillhead Street will be closed between University Avenue and the Hunterian Art Gallery to allow for work to the University’s new heating system.

Visitor access to the Art Gallery and Mackintosh House will be via the Round Reading Room. Please see the map below. It is expected that this work will continue until the end of February 2016.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Campus map.

Current Opening Hours

Current Opening Hours

Click here for details of our current opening hours.

Limited Access to Collections

Limited Access to Collections

The Hunterian’s new storage, study and research facilities at Kelvin Hall are due to open in September 2016. To facilitate this we have a complex programme of assessment and packing for all of our 1.3 million objects and specimens. From September 2015 until the decant process is completed in 2017 there will be limited access to the collections and support available for teaching, loans and researchers for all parts of the collection. We will provide updates as collections become available for access.

Until September 2016 there will be:

1. No access to:

  • Art
  • Archaeology
  • Ethnography
  • Mineralogy/Petrology
  • Palaeontology
  • Scientific and Medical History
  • University Heritage Collections

2. Limited access to:

  • Zoology

3. Reduced access, depending on staff availability, to:

  • Anatomy
  • Entomology
  • Numismatics

We apologise in advance for any inconvenience this may cause.

If you have any enquiries regarding collections access during this period please contact The Hunterian’s Head of Collections Management, Malcolm Chapman malcolm.chapman@glasgow.ac.uk

Find out more about The Hunterian at Kelvin Hall.