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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
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Great buildings on all sides, statues to gaze at and ponder over. Close enough to shopping and restaurants to take a moment away from the madness on busy days.

Thank lollybird
Reviewed 5 days ago

Nice open spaces and interesting statues to gaze upon. Shopping and dining areas are in the inner lanes around this square.

Thank P M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Named after King George III, this is quite an impressive square which includes the palatial city chambers, the general post office and the Royal Exchange Square. There are a multitude of eateries and bars here. Definitely a must see.

Thank Azurewaters14
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a not very impressive square relatively centrally located in the city... Close to both trainstations and some of the main sites. We spent an hour here as my daughter insisted on going in some of the rides on the Christmas market. Comparable to...More

Thank Ronald_jelle
Reviewed 1 week ago

Awesome square in the middle of Glasgow has a lot of wonderful statues and was decorated quite nicely for the holidays.

Thank JimmyJackk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

George square is a lovely area in the city surrounded by attractive buildings. At Christmas it really is fabulous with the market, big wheel and spectacular Christmas lights. Even out-with this time it is a nice area to explore. Can also get on the city...More

Thank Kathryn M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was here the night of the vote, will live long in the memory. Place only needs a quick 1 minute visit. You will pass it no matter what you are doing in Glasgow. Right outside Queen Street Station.

Thank Mack806
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is right in the Centre next to the Queens Street Station, not far from Sauchiehall and Buchanan Streets. The square is surrounded by several interesting and impressive buildings –the City’s Chambers, the Merchants’ house but also the Tourist information centre. Personally I always think...More

Thank greekcypriot2009
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was an amazing place during Christmas time, so many colourful decorations and places for kids. You can enjoy the Christmas atmosphere and it is very close to the bus station.

Thank Ewa K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Christmas Market was open when i visited. Not as big as i was expecting but still, a nice atmosphere. Plenty of food stalls, nicely decorated and also had a large ferris wheel and chairoplanes. Would like to visit again when the market is gone...More

Thank 999cheekymonkey
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26 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
23 October 2016|
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Response from Donnie M | Reviewed this property |
How you doing it's the 20 th November this year they do a free ballot every year and you can win upto 6 tickets per address all the best 👍👍