We publish books about our museums, the collections, exhibitions, and about Glasgow. Our latest books are featured through the links on the left hand side of this page. Some of our recent publications and bestsellers are listed below.
Wildlife Around Glasgow: 50 remarkable sites to explore
This accessible guidebook will help you discover more about wildlife in and around Glasgow. It describes a wide variety of scenic places to explore and has something for everyone, from the committed naturalist to those planning a family day out. 176 pages, fully illustrated, £9.99.
Pioneering Painters: The Glasgow Boys
The catalogue for the record-breaking exhibition held at Kelvingrove in 2010 Pioneering Painters: The Glasgow Boys 1880–1900. 172 pages with in-depth essays and a colour image of each artwork in the exhibition, £15.
Introducing the Glasgow Boys
A short, highly illustrated introduction to the work of the Glasgow Boys. 72 pages, £5.
Glasgow 1955: Through the Lens
Wonderful photographs of Glasgow in the summer of 1955, taken by Glasgow's camera clubs. 120 pages, £9.99.
Archaeology Around Glasgow: 50 remarkable sites to visit
Discover an amazing range of archaeological sites around Glasgow. And you can visit them all – Roman bathhouses, castles and ancient cairns. 144 pages, £9.99.
The Real Fighting Stuff: Arms and Armour at Glasgow Museums
Lavishly illustrated, this book explores our European Arms and Armour collection. It is suitable for enthusiasts, people new to the subject and older children. 104 pages, £9.99.
Hands On: Learning from objects and paintings – a teacher's guide
This resource is linked to the Curriculum for Excellence and co-written by our Museum Education Officer, who has many years of teaching experience. 66 pages, £12.