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Reviewed 2 days ago

All of the reviews posted so far are bang on. I actually worked in Glasgow Central for many years during my Police service , despite this I still learned so much . Great tour with exceptional guide : go, and enjoy

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A very interesting tour taking you to many areas of the station that had been hidden away/undiscovered for many years. Tour guide Paul was excellent and his knowledge and passion for the station past, present and indeed future shone through while his humour and witty...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago

From beginning to end this tour is so interesting. Special mention for Paul who hosts the tour and is so passionate about what he does, he has put so much time and effort into producing this tour and has so many plans for the future....More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Fascinating insight into Central Stations past.Thorougly enjoyed the tour and would partake in it again.Paul Lyons was an excellent host and brilliant storyteller.Important that these stories are told and not lost forever.History is the past, present, and future.Must see tour for all Glaswegians and for...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank DinnyGee
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Excelent tour, Paul was funny, entertaining and knowledgable and told lots of great stories very well, well worth doing.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Sgrant9
Reviewed 3 days ago

Much like Winston Churchill himself, Paul was a masterful orator capable of reciting endless historical facts and anecdotes in order to set the tone of the tour. The sheer significance of the station itself is only truly recognised once one has been informed of the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Interesting, insightful and entertaining. The dark and light side of the history of one of Glasgow’s greatest landmarks, told with passion and enthusiasm. Paul is a tremendous tour guide! An absolute must for everyone, native or not!

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Travellin-Jock
Reviewed 3 days ago

Thank you to Paul for bringing so many stories regarding the people of Glasgow who lived and worked around Central station. A one man battle to preserve our history and develop things further, before it all disappears. Will defiantly return when the next stage of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank fhc1964
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great tour of what is beneath Glasgow Central Station. Tour guide Paul is an amazing guide who is knowledgeable and passionate about the subject and honestly brought the past to life. We learned so much and has left us wanting to know more! A great...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank mtk67
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Excellent tour and guide Would highly recommend it. Much more than a station tour. Lots about social history of Glasgow. Plans to expand tour sound exciting.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Julie C
18 January 2019|
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Response from Craig R | Reviewed this property |
The phone number is useless. They never respond to the contact us form on line. Are the vouchers still in date (12 momths validity) Your best bet is to go to the network rail reception in glasgow central and ask for paul... More
Carrie F
22 December 2018|
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Response from Peggy1401 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, there are some stairs on different levels so might be an issue for someone with mobility problems. Having said that there was a lady on my tour with crutches and she made it slowly. There are a couple of stops on the... More
27 October 2018|
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Response from Drewby47 | Reviewed this property |
A few stairs would not advise doing tour on crutches