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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 3 days ago

We walked through the square and were disappointed to see the restaurant on a crane. Totally spoils the look of the square. Lots of historical monuments and even a piper to entertain us.

Thank Margaret D
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great place. Always something going on. Central location. This weekend they had a 'dine in the sky' event with people sitting around what looked like a table and strapped into their seats. They were then lifted into the air by a huge crane and suspended...More

Thank elainematty
Reviewed 5 days ago

George Square is a beautiful location. Where you are surrounded by amazing architecture and have the opportunity to sit and relax and watch's the world go bye.

1  Thank fiona11197
Reviewed 6 days ago

I was in Glasgow on a business trip and had time to kill, found George's Square and found it a really nice place to watch the world go by. The area is clean and well maintained, it was a nice June afternoon (about 19 degrees),...More

Thank Keith D
Reviewed 6 days ago

George Square is a beautiful wide open area where there are benches and very nice places to stroll. The gardens are well maintained and there are many pubs and shops to see. You will often find students here and folks gathering to socialize. Close to...More

Thank Deb S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a pretty square with lots of shade and many historic monuments. I enjoyed walking around and reading the plaques as my husband sat in the shade on a bench.

Thank Rebecca R
Reviewed 1 week ago

George Square is great to walk around, check out a cafe, pop into a few shops, or just sit and people watch. It's pretty centrally located and has charming streets in every direction. There is a river walk not far and the GOMA is a...More

Thank Katie F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful Square surrounded with some of the most notable buildings in Glasgow. Great architecture and interesting statues etc. Well located, clean and a very pleasant part of the city.

Thank Ian J
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a great place to visit been several times best time was when there was a YES to independence meeting the place had a good ambiance and made feel proud to be scottish and to have been in the area at the time. Highly...More

Thank Alastair E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely open space in the centre of the city where you can relax away from the hustle and bustle. It is unfortunately surrounded by busy roads on all sides, and could do with some cafe facilities to make it truly European.

Thank David H
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Hi we want today sight seeking bus. Is it gerorge square open today..or at what time sessions start for tour of 110mins?? reply me soon thanx
23 November 2016|
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Response from LVagabond2014 | Reviewed this property |
Try this on your search bar: citysightseeingglasgow
When does the Xmas tree and lights go on in Georges Square.
23 October 2016|
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Response from ROBYN C | Reviewed this property |
Hello , l visited George Square but l don't know anything about the light's
Is there a statue or memorial to George in St Georges' Square?
10 July 2015|
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Response from 90Gulliver90 | Reviewed this property |
No There was originally planned to be but due to mixed feelings towards him (in response to his increasing bouts of madness) it was thought more apt to commemorate Sir Walter Scott and is home to his first memorial George... More