The Glasgow School of Art

The northern facade of the Mackintosh building at The Glasgow School of Art
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The Glasgow School of Art holds a changing programme of contemporary and historic art, design and architecture exhibitions in the Mackintosh Gallery which are free to the public. The School's Archives and Collections Centre is accessible by appointment and the interiors of the Mackintosh building can be viewed by guided tour 7 days a week.

Venue Type:

Archive, Gallery

Opening hours

GSA Visitor Centre and Shop: Open 7 days, 10am - 5pm, extended hours Mar - Nov
Exhibitions: 11am - 5pm 7 days
Mackintosh building tours: 7 days, please see website for seasonal timetables.

Admission charges

Mackintosh building tour: Adult £9.75, Senior £8.00, Student £8.00, Under 18's £4.75
Exhibitions: Free entry

Items from this collection

Collection details

Architecture, Decorative and Applied Art, Fine Art

Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.

Mackintosh at the GSA Tour

  • 13 May 2016 11am-12pm, 1-2pm, 3-4pm
  • 14 May 2016 11am-12pm, 1-2pm, 3-4pm
  • 15 May 2016 11am-12pm, 1-2pm, 3-4pm

Join an hour-long tour to uncover Charles Rennie Mackintosh’s story at The Glasgow School of Art, from student to visionary architect.

Examine the exterior of his greatest architectural achievement, its magnificent ironwork and symbolic stone detailing, with GSA’s knowledgeable student guides.

Explore GSA’s Recognised Collection of National Significance, the unique, original Mackintosh furniture, and view rare artworks by his wife and long-term collaborator Margaret Macdonald Mackintosh.

Admission

Adult £9.75, Senior £8.00, Student £8.00, Under 18 £4.75, Under 5 free.

Website

http://www.festivalofmuseums.co.uk/mackintosh-at-the-gsa-tour/

Mackintosh's Glasgow

  • 13 — 14 May 2016 11:30am-1:45pm
  • 15 May 2016

Get to grips with Glasgow’s distinctive architectural styles on a 2.25hr walking tour with GSA's talented student guides.

Immerse yourself in the life and times of innovative architect Charles Rennie Mackintosh and encounter his contemporaries working in the ‘Glasgow Style’ Art Nouveau at the turn of the century.

Admission

Adult £19.50, Senior £16.00, Student £16.00, Under 18 £9.75, Under 5 free

Website

http://www.festivalofmuseums.co.uk/mackintoshs-glasgsow/

Creative Glasgow

  • 14 May 2016 11:30am-1:45pm

Explore Glasgow’s booming creative regeneration on a 2.25hr walking tour with GSA's talented student guides.

Delve in to the city’s thriving contemporary arts scene, find hidden public artworks and uncover the story of Glasgow’s remarkable creative transformation in art, architecture and design from the 1970s to the present day.

Admission

Adult £19.50, Senior £16.00, Student £16.00, Under 18 £9.75, Under 5 free

Website

http://www.festivalofmuseums.co.uk/creative-glasgow/

The Glasgow School of Art
167 Renfrew Street
Glasgow
Strathclyde
G3 6RQ
Scotland

Website

www.gsa.ac.uk

E-mail

General Enquiries

info@gsa.ac.uk

Tour Enquiries

tours@gsa.ac.uk

Telephone

0141 353 4500

All information is drawn from or provided by the venues themselves and every effort is made to ensure it is correct. Please remember to double check opening hours with the venue concerned before making a special visit.
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