Getting Here

Reopening our Venues

As restrictions continue to ease, we are reopening our venues in phases and look forward to welcoming you back safely! Admission remains free and by pre-booked timed ticket.

The Hunterian Museum and some areas of the Hunterian Art Gallery are now open from 10am–5pm Tue–Sat and 11am–4pm Sun (closed Mon).

In the Hunterian Art Gallery you can see the new exhibition Jimmy Robert: Tobacco Flower in Gallery 2 and Edwin Morgan: An Eardley On My Wall in Gallery 1.

The new Mackintosh House Interpretation Gallery will open from 19 June. 

From 9 July, our permanent displays in Gallery 1 will reopen alongside our major new exhibition Whistler: Art and Legacy.

The Mackintosh House remains closed due to physical distancing guidelines.

Admission free. Timed tickets are required for entry and are available to book now.

Visitors should be aware that we are required to collect minimal contact details to support NHS Scotland’s Test and Protect service.

Further updates will be posted here on our website and on our social media channels: 

Twitter @hunterian
Facebook @HunterianGlasgow 
Instagram hunterianglasgow 


The Hunterian
The Hunterian is part of the University of Glasgow. Our Museums, Art Gallery and The Mackintosh House are located on the Gilmorehill campus, 3km west of Glasgow city centre. 

By Subway 
Hillhead station

By Bus
4 and 4A from the city centre to University Avenue

By Car
The University is signposted locally. Limited pay-and-display parking on University Avenue and adjoining streets on weekdays. Free parking on campus at weekends - enter main University campus via University Avenue.

Hunterian Venues Map

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Glasgow Map
Campus Map

Kelvin Hall
The Hunterian Collections Study Centre and Kelvin Hall Showcase display are located at Kelvin Hall, a 9 minute walk from the Gilmorehill campus.

By Subway
Kelvin Hall station

By Bus
2, 3 and 77 from the City Centre to Argyle Street

By Car
Pay-and-display parking on Bunhouse Road and surrounding streets.

The Hunterian in the South
The Hunterian in the South is located in the Rutherford/McCowan building on the University of Glasgow Dumfries Campus, approximately 2 hours South of Glasgow and less than an hour from Carlisle.

How to get here

Dumfries Campus Map
Dumfries Town Map