More Than a Game: How Scotland Shaped World Football

Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum

27 March – 18 August 2013

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £5)

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Explore the hidden history of Scottish football in a story 600 years in the making.

With the top divisions in both England and Scotland dominated by Scottish managers, the country's contribution to the beautiful game is an ongoing phenomenon. This show looks at the country's historical obsession with football and its crucial role in the game's development, in a story that takes visitors from Shanghai to Sao Paulo.

On show will be team strips, memorabilia and original footage, alongside rare items that give an insight to Scottish legends of the game including James McFadden, Denis Law, Bill Shankly and Sir Alex Ferguson.

Venue information

Opening times

Mon – Thu and Sat, 10am – 5pm
Fri and Sun, 11 – am – 5pm

Closed 25 – 26 Dec, 1 – 2 Jan and from 12.30pm on 31 Dec

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