- Telephone 0141 287 2550
- Opening times Mon–Thu & Sat 10am–5pm; Fri & Sun 11am–5pm.
- Admission Free
- Website www.glasgowlife.org.uk/museums/…
In the heart of Pollok Country Park is this collection of art, including work by Degas, Rodin and Cézanne as well as ancient and medieval artefacts. It is named after shipping tycoon Sir William Burrell who amassed much of its collection of over 8000 objects in his own lifetime.
There are 5 events at this location
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Burrell For Families
Regular family drop-in session featuring fun activities including storytelling, tours, arts and crafts based on the Burrell's fascinating collections. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Burrell Walking Tours
Get fit and get learning at these themed walks. Under 16s must be accompanied by an adult. Call to book.
Regular talks on museum staff's favourite objects from the collection.
Wed 19 Jun
Gilt and Silk: Early Seventeenth Century Costume
The Burrell's collection of 17th century garb is given the spotlight, including a rare embroidered skirt panel that Anne of Denmark might have once donned.
Wed 19 Jun
Fri 21 Jun
Sat 22 Jun
Themed tours of the collections, on a different subject each time.
Thu 20 Jun
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