Basic Site Details

Name: Scottish Exhibition of National History, Art and Industry, 1911, Palace of Fine Arts
Town, district or village: Kelvingrove
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Fine Art GalleriesYes 

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Exhibition centre  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11911   


Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 3Robert James WalkerArchitectA1911 Mainly responsible
Item 2 of 3Thomas RamsayArchitectA1911  
Item 3 of 3Walker & RamsayArchitectural practiceA1911  


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Kinchin, Perilla and Kinchin, Juliet Glasgow's Great Exhibitions White Cockade Publishingpp95-125
Item 2 of 3Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts1914   124
Item 3 of 3Scottish Exhibition of National History, Art and Industry1911Scottish Exhibition of National History, Art and Industry, Kelvingrove Park , 1909-1911   

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Builder12 May 1911C  
Item 2 of 3Glasgow Herald2 May 1911   
Item 3 of 3Glasgow Herald9 May 1911