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George Square

George and St. Vincent Sts., Glasgow, Scotland
+44 141 287 2000
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George and St. Vincent Sts., Glasgow, Scotland
City Centre
+44 141 287 2000
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Reviewed yesterday

Named after King George III, George Square is the principle civic square in Glasgow. It features a collection of statues and monuments including those dedicated to Robert Burns (poet and lyricist), James Watt (inventor, mechanical engineer and chemist), Sir Robert Peel (PM and Home secretary)...More

Thank quinni_224
Reviewed 5 days ago

George Square, named after King George III is the principal civic square of Glasgow. It has statues of some of Scotlands finest sons and also the home to the Cenotaph of Glasgow to commemorate the war dead. Alway kept clean and right in the centre...More

Thank macedonboy
Reviewed 5 days ago

Drab looking for a city centre. The tall statue is turning green with mould. This square could be utilised better.

Thank macleod2017
Reviewed 5 days ago

Our coach dropped us off here, and I have to say the place is stunning. The architecture in Glasgow is on an epic scale!

Thank Lynn C
Reviewed 1 week ago

A Real nice little square in the centre of Glasgow with Statues dedicated to some of Glasgow's famous Sons ! From James Watt to William Gladstone & other lesser known it is a nice park and on our visit was set up for Remembrance Day...More

Thank Skeney57
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just in the center of the city, its a must go when in Glasgow. Full of great buildings and important statues, you will love it

Thank nonstopf
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The new costa at George Square has everything you would come to expect from a coffee shop in the city centre but it also boasts a large, comfortable seating area with a view of the the square. Pleasant, helpful staff and a wide range of...More

Thank Criz M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Compared to Edinburgh's markets its a lot smaller in scale, but there is lots of good little rides and some stalls you could visit. Its a great place to go to get into the Christmas spirit, especially with all the Christmas lights around the square....More

Thank travellingwithdana
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing architechture on all sides with a few cafes and bars. Sculptures of historical figures are dotted in each corner and the whole square takes on a different atmosphere at night when it's all lit up.

1  Thank Brufsters
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I like the feel of George Square and there is often something going on - ranging from a political rally to a Christmas market. On less busy days there are plenty of benches to sit on.

Thank Arl99
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27 November 2017|
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Response from david m | Reviewed this property |
The Christmas market is open 10am till 10 pm so assume wheel would be the same times hope this helps
23 November 2016|
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Response from LVagabond2014 | Reviewed this property |
Try this on your search bar: citysightseeingglasgow
24 October 2016|
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Response from Donnie M | Reviewed this property |
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