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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 today

When we're in Glasgow, we often go here just to sit and watch the people go by. From here you can enjoy many fine restaurants, hop a train from Central Station, or take a double-decker bus tour.

Thank Brett Elizabeth B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I was staying at the Millennium Hotel on George Square and I was surprised to wake up to find such a great deal of activity outside the hotel. It was the Glasgow Marathon or some such run. Newspaper reporters, cameras etc. I was certainly in...More

Thank Nigel G
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Nice place to just hang out or walk your dog. Lovely monuments but they offer little historical significance if you are not local.

Thank c c
Reviewed 1 week ago

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 1 week 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 1 week ago

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

Thank wingate
Reviewed 2 weeks 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 2 weeks 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 2 weeks 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 2 weeks 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

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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.
26 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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