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Family activities at Kelvingrove Park.
If you've got an empty day ahead of you, but you don't want to lock the family into a airtight activity or day trip, we suggest popping to Kelvingrove Park for fresh air, to stretch the legs and maybe even enjoy a picnic or cafe lunch.
is a public park located on the River Kelvin in the West End Glasgow, containing
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum
Credit: Kelvin Grove Facebook page
Kelvingrove is one of the city's best loved historic parks, an enduring legacy of Victorian urban parks, which has a special place in the hearts and minds of the people of the West End.
There are a wide variety of facilities to suit kids and families, including:
3 children's play areas
3 cafes - Museum and Art Galleries,
An Clachan Cafe
and Eldon Street entrance
Riverside walk: A peaceful natural haven to spot wildlife
4 tennis courts
Stewart Memorial Fountain. Credit: Kelvin Grove Facebook page
There are also public toilet facilities available, and the park is open at all times.
Kelvingrove Park, 6 Professors' Square, Glasgow G12 8QQ
For more information about Kelvingrove Park,
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Glasgow Parks and Gardens
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