The RSPB at Kelvingrove

You'll find RSPB Scotland holding family friendly events most weekends and during the school holidays at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum!

The RSPB at Kelvingrove

About The RSPB at Kelvingrove

Kelvingrove is a hub for the RSPBs’ ‘Giving Nature a Home in Glasgow’ project. Family events are held every weekend in the Wildlife Galleries. Explore various wildlife themes and join in craft activities and trails.

Saturday 26 January and Sunday 27 January: The Dinosaurs in your back Garden - Big Garden Birdwatch
1pm - 4pm
Price: Suggested Donation: £1
Is it a bird or a tiny dinosaur?! Join RSPB Scotland to explore how birds and dinosaurs are linked and take part in the RSPB's Big Garden Birdwatch. Contact Anna Pattison for more information.

Saturday 9 February to Wednesday 13 February: Nesting Birds
1pm - 4pm
Price: Suggested Donation: £1
Join RSPB Scotland to celebrate National Nestbox Week. Learn all about the amazing ways birds make homes for their young families.

Saturday 9 March and Sunday 10 March: British Science Week - Studying Skeletons
1pm - 4pm
Price: Suggested Donation: £1
The animal world is a diverse and beautiful thing; and an animal's bones can tell you a lot about how it lives its life. Join us and become a bone detective, using the clues to discover some amazing creatures!

Saturday 23 March and Sunday 24 March: The Dinosaurs in your Back Garden
1pm - 4pm
Price: Suggested Donation: £1
Is it a bird or a tiny dinosaur? Join RSPB Scotland to explore how birds and dinosaurs are linked. We'll be looking at extinct birds and how we can stop more birds from vanishing forever!

Monday 1 April to Sunday 14 April: Eggstravaganza!
1pm - 4pm
Price: Suggested Donation: £1
There are lots of different eggs in the animal kingdom, hatching all sorts of weird and wonderful creatures, from a Diplodocus to a Dipper. Join RSPB Scotland to learn more about them and take part in our activities.

Friday 19 April to Monday 22 April: Wildlife Explorers
1pm - 4pm
Price: Suggested Donation: £1
Discover our local nature from birds to butterflies and see how you can help them where you live.

Sunday 28 April: Dippy: Nature Discovery Day
1pm - 4pm
Price: Donations Welcome for Activities
As part of City Nature Challenge 2019, join Glasgow Museums, RSPB Scotland and a range of other partners to discover and record the amazing local wildlife and see how it has changed over time. There will be walks and talks and fun activities to take part on the day looking back at how the area has changed over time, as we race against the clock to record all the wildlife we can.

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for The RSPB at Kelvingrove are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

Other Events at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum or Glasgow Museums

Benny Lynch: The Little King of the Gorbals

Benny Lynch: The Little King of the Gorbals

16th August 2018 - 30th June 2020
The People’s Palace is hosting a community display which gathers together never seen before objects from Benny Lynch’s life and career.
Kelvingrove Organ Recitals

Kelvingrove Organ Recitals

1st January 2019 - 31st December 2019
Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum holds delightful daily recitals by eminent local organists and visiting players!
Domestic Bliss

Domestic Bliss

8th March 2019 - 31st December 2020
Domestic Bliss is a new exhibition that brings together works from Glasgow Museums' collection to reflect on GoMA's building history as a former house, Royal Exchange and civic space!
Linda McCartney Retrospective

Linda McCartney Retrospective

5th July 2019 - 12th January 2020
A major retrospective of photography by Linda McCartney will be shown in the UK for the first time at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, Glasgow from 5th July 2019 to 12th January 2020!
Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

27th September 2019
Come along to Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum for their regular Toddler Time sessions on Fridays!
Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

4th October 2019
Come along to Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum for their regular Toddler Time sessions on Fridays!
Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

11th October 2019
Come along to Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum for their regular Toddler Time sessions on Fridays!
Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

18th October 2019
Come along to Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum for their regular Toddler Time sessions on Fridays!
Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

25th October 2019
Come along to Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum for their regular Toddler Time sessions on Fridays!
Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

1st November 2019
Come along to Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum for their regular Toddler Time sessions on Fridays!
Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

8th November 2019
Come along to Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum for their regular Toddler Time sessions on Fridays!
Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

15th November 2019
Come along to Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum for their regular Toddler Time sessions on Fridays!
Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

22nd November 2019
Come along to Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum for their regular Toddler Time sessions on Fridays!
Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

29th November 2019
Come along to Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum for their regular Toddler Time sessions on Fridays!
Elfingrove

Elfingrove

5th December 2019 - 23rd December 2019
The world class team behind GlasGLOW is turning Kelvingrove into Elfingrove, with a spellbinding night time tour of Glasgow's best-loved museum, where the magic of Christmas is brought to life!
Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

6th December 2019
Come along to Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum for their regular Toddler Time sessions on Fridays!
Riverside Christmas Festival

Riverside Christmas Festival

7th December 2019 - 8th December 2019
Welcome in the festive season at the annual Riverside Christmas Festival being held on Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th December!
Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

13th December 2019
Come along to Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum for their regular Toddler Time sessions on Fridays!
Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

20th December 2019
Come along to Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum for their regular Toddler Time sessions on Fridays!

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