Collection Highlights

Christ of St John of the Cross

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Dali’s iconic painting has become one of the best-loved in the entire collection

 

The Dutch Gallery

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featuring Old Masters including the powerful A Man in Armour by Rembrandt van Rijn

 

The French Gallery

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Featuring Impressionist works

 

Mackintosh and the Glasgow Style Gallery

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Featuring furniture, decorative panels and light fittings designed by Mackintosh

 

The Glasgow Boys Gallery

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Features the world’s premier holding of works by the Boys

 

The Scottish Colourist Gallery

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Featuring paintings of international significance including works by Peploe and Cadell

 

Arms and Armour

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One of the finest collections of European arms and armour in the world

 

The Bees

The Kelvingrove hive has become one of the most popular exhibits in the museum

 

Fulton's Orrery

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An early 19th Century 3D model of our solar system

 

The Kelvingrove Organ

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The original organ from the opening of Kelvingrove in 1902

 

Spitfire LA198

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A Mark 21 Spitfire built in 1944 with a Rolls Royce Griffon 61 engine

 

Medieval Satchel

Oldest remains ever found in Scotland of an early medieval satchel

 

Nakht coffin and skeleton

The coffin dates from the Middle Kingdom 12th dynasty

 

Sir Roger the Asian Elephant

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One of Kelvingrove’s oldest and also one of its most popular exhibits

 

Scroll-butt Pistol

One of only three Glasgow-made pistols known to exist

 
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