Kelvingrove still top attraction

  • The List
  • 13 March 2008
Kelvingrove

Venue is top in Scotland

The Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum remains Scotland’s most visited attraction following its £35m refurbishment.

A new global survey of museums and galleries placed the Kelvingrove 14th in the world, putting it just behind the State Hermitage Museum in St Petersburg, but ahead of the Museum of Modern Art in New York and the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam.

Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum

Argyle Street, Glasgow, G3 8AG

Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, an exuberant piece of Edwardian architecture, was built in 1901 to house both an art collection and Glasgow's old industrial museum, and its eclecticism is part of its appeal; few other museums can offer a stuffed…

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