Mackintosh House Admission Charge

Mackintosh House Admission Charge

From 18 March 2016 there will be a charge for entry to The Mackintosh House, the Glasgow home of Scottish architect, designer and artist Charles Rennie Mackintosh.

Income generated from the charge will contribute to the costs of running The House and will allow investment in the service we provide for our visitors.

Admission will still be by guided tour. Tours run every 30 minutes from 10.00am (11.00am on Sunday). Last tour 4.00pm (3.00pm Sunday). Access is on a first come basis. For conservation reasons, the maximum number per tour is 12.

Admission £5.00 (£3.00 concession)

Free Entry:
Children and young people under 18
University of Glasgow staff and students*
Hunterian Friends*
National Art Pass holders
ASVA members*
ICOM members*
UK Museums Association members*

Concessionary rate:
Senior Citizens (60 and over)

*With a valid membership/staff/matriculation card.

The Mackintosh House
Hunterian Art Gallery
University of Glasgow
82 Hillhead Street
Glasgow G12 8QQ

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

Find out more about The Hunterian at Kelvin Hall.