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Glasgow Gallery of Modern Art


Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art is the second most visited contemporary art gallery outside London, offering a thought-provoking programme of temporary exhibitions and workshops, and displaying work by local and international artists.

Opened in 1996, the Gallery is housed in an elegant, neo-classical building in the heart of Glasgow city centre. Refurbished to house the city’s contemporary art collection, the building is an appealing combination of old and new architecture, incorporating a number of artists’ commissions.

There's an impressive library in the basement, complete with its café, free Internet access terminals, multimedia, art, and book-lending facilities.
 
An Education and Access studio on the rooftop facilitates workshops and artists talks for all ages.

Glasgow Gallery of Modern Art Address:
Gallery of Modern Art
Royal Exchange Square
Glasgow
G1 3AH
Scotland, UK

Glasgow Gallery of Modern Art Opening Times:
Seasonal closing
The Gallery of Modern Art is be closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and 1 and 2 January. On Hogmanay, 31 December, the museum will close to the public at 1pm. The Gallery is open at all other times of the year, and bank holidays.

Glasgow Gallery of Modern Art Admission:
Free

T 0141 229 1996

F 0141 204 5316

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