Access to our Collections

We can now offer in-person research and teaching appointments in The Hunterian Collections Study Centre. We are also able to offer appointments to view collections remotely, via remote visualiser and video-conferencing facilities. Please allow a minimum of 20 working days’ notice to allow us to schedule your visit.

Please email for further details.


Christmas and New Year Opening Hours

All Hunterian venues close at 5pm on Thursday 21 December 2023.

The Hunterian Museum, Hunterian Art Gallery and Mackintosh House are open over the festive period.

Opening hours can be found below.

Friday 22 December Closed
Saturday 23 December Closed
Sunday 24 December Closed
Monday 25 December Closed
Tuesday 26 December Closed
Wednesday 27 December Open 10am–5pm
Thursday 28 December Open 10am–5pm
Friday 29 December Open 10am–5pm
Saturday 30 December Open 10am–5pm
Sunday 31 December Closed
Monday 1 January Closed
Tuesday 2 January Closed
Wednesday 3 January Open 10am–5pm

All Hunterian venues will re-open at 10am on Wednesday 3 January 2024. 

Opening hours for Kelvin Hall can be found on the Kelvin Hall website.