Opening Times & Admission Prices

Art Lover's Café & Art Lover's Shop

Both the Art Lover's Café and the Art Lover's Shop are open daily from 10am to 5pm. Below are the opening times for the Mackintosh Exhibition.

Mackintosh Exhibition

As we hold private events at the House throughout the year, our opening times vary. Below is our opening times for the coming week, however if you would like to check for a later date, please contact us on 0141 353 4770.

Date Time
Saturday 23rd June 10am - 2pm
Sunday 24th June 10am - 4pm
Monday 25th June 10am - 4pm
Tuesday 26th June 10am - 1.30pm
Wednesday 27th June 10am - 4pm
Thursday 28th June 10am - 4pm
Friday 29th June CLOSED
Saturday 30th June  10am - 1.30pm
Sunday 1st July CLOSED 

Please note that on very rare occasion, the above times may be required to change at short notice.

Admission Prices

Admission prices include the use of an audio handset guide and entry to our Heritage Centre.

Ticket Type Price
Adults £6.00
Children / Concessions / Students £4.50
Children Under 10 (Must be accompanied by an adult) Free
Family (2 Adults + 2 Children) £16.00
Groups (10+ Adults) £5.50 per person
School Groups Please visit the Arts section for more information our schools programme

Guided Tours

We are delighted to welcome tour groups to the House, please just telephone us in advance to arrange this on 0141 353 4770 or via email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Bookings can be made no earlier than 6 weeks prior to your date of visit. There is a minimum requirement of 10 people for a guided tour. Groups of fewer than 10 people will receive an audio handset guide.

Studio Pavilion and Project Space 

The Studio Pavilion at House for an Art Lover offers free contemporary art in a public park, presenting a robust and diverse year-round programme of exhibitions, events, residencies, courses and public engagement opportunities that span art, design and architecture.

Studio Pavilion is open Tuesday - Sunday, 11am - 4pm.

Entry is free.

Heritage Centre

Established by House for an Art Lover within the former stables and dovecote building, our Heritage Centre is an educational facility showcasing the rich and diverse history of Bellahouston and the surrounding area.

In our Heritage Centre  you can:

• Explore the history of Govan, from its early days right through to the expansion of industry and glory days of shipbuilding
• Enjoy a fascinating documentary exhibition presenting the diverse range of architecture, public art and sculpture in the local area.
• Learn about the British Empire Exhibition of 1938 in a dedicated showcase, featuring an animated “fly-through” designed by Glasgow School of Art’s digital design studios.