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George Square

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

This is a big square with many statutes and fine buildings. Glasgow just oozes Civic Pride and splendour. Glasgow is a world class city which can hold its own against any European capital

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Stunning place, rich of history and with statues of the most influential people of Scotland. Like Robert Burns the poet, James watt the inventor, Thomas graham the chemist etc etc If you ever in Glasgow you can’t miss it plus this square is just outside...More

Thank Crispizzalover
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a very elegant square which is being disrupted by the current works to Queen Street station.

Thank wingate
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've visited the square many times over the last few months and there always seems to be something going on. It is the focal point of the city. Definitely worth a look.

Thank OwenTho
Reviewed 1 week ago

Civic architecture on a grand scale - statues, columns, memorials, with classic buildings all around. On a good day, it is a nice stroll - allow 1/2 an hour - with a certain amount of looking up the histories of the "great and the good"...More

Thank OssianLtd
Reviewed 1 week ago

George square is a great place to take 5 if you have been shopping or doing sites my wife and myself tend to cram in as much as we can in a day if its a nice day we have a sandwich bite to eat...More

Thank Martin G
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived late one Friday morning in Glasgow after a stressful drive from Fort William, dropped off our bags in the near by Premier Inn and wandered rather aimlessly around George Square. It was relaxing and fun to walk from statue to statue seeing how...More

Thank schark
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As often happens with a visit to a modern city, it is easy to forget years of history and thousands of people that have stood on this very footprint. George Square is a well manicured place to sit and ponder that very thing. If you...More

Thank Sfrenchhabermann
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Big square in town - they were setting up for Christmas whilst we were there but could deffo see the potential that would grab the tourism

Thank Eastendyid
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

George Square is in the heart of Glasgow's shopping district and many statues of Scotland's finest line the walks. Many good restaurants line the borders of the square and so the square is a good meeting place after a heavy day of shopping. If the...More

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10 April 2018|
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Response from Azurewaters14 | Reviewed this property |
It’s any easy walk and great way to see surrounding area.
27 November 2017|
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Response from O9426KNdavidm | 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 |
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