Hunterian Museum

The Hunterian Museum

The Hunterian Museum features stunning permanent displays of archaeology, palaeontology, geology, zoology, entomology, ethnography and numismatics.

It is also home to highly acclaimed permanent galleries dedicated to our founder William Hunter Roman material from the Antonine Wall, the history of medicine in the West of Scotland and Lord Kelvin’s scientific instruments.

Collection Highlights

William Hunter: Man, Medic and Collector

The Antonine Wall: Rome's Final Frontier

A Healing Passion: Medicine in Glasgow Past and Present

Lord Kelvin: Revolutionary Scientist

Opening Hours

Early Closure of Hunterian Museum - 30 January 2020

The Hunterian Museum will close at 12.00 noon on Thursday 30 January 2020. This is to allow for essential staff training.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause. The Hunterian Art Gallery and Mackintosh House remain open as usual.