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Merchant's House

0/1 Merchants House 7 West George Street | 1st Floor - Grand Hall, Directors Room, Lord Dean's Room, Glasgow G2 1BA, Scotland
+44 141 221 8272
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A great place for an event

Recent renovation has highlighted the grand scale and classy decoration of this old building. 18th... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2017
MOUMAR09
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Winchester, United Kingdom
A Historical Gem

This place is right in the heart of the City, but the exterior gives no clue to what the inside... read more

Reviewed 10 December 2016
MIB-53
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Larkhall
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13 May 2017
“A great place for an event”
10 Dec 2016
“A Historical Gem”
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0/1 Merchants House 7 West George Street | 1st Floor - Grand Hall, Directors Room, Lord Dean's Room, Glasgow G2 1BA, Scotland
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Reviewed 13 May 2017

Recent renovation has highlighted the grand scale and classy decoration of this old building. 18th century charity boards and paintings line the walls of the great hall, while a smaller room has Georgian touches, and overall there is a feel of something very lovely available...More

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Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

This place is right in the heart of the City, but the exterior gives no clue to what the inside holds. Have been to a number of events here, the place hold years of the History of the Glasgow Merchants. I will have to arrange...More

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Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Architectural beauty. A beautiful building over looking the square. History dates back to 17th century. Didn't go inside because I couldn't find the entrance. I assume it is not open to the public, at least not today. Still lovely to see it abd read about...More

Thank Amin A
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Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Architecturally interesting merchants house from the golden age of glasgows expansion. Stunning interior reveals a darker history in slaves and tobacco trade. Interesting but slightly elitist. Not always open to the public but worth a visit. Open on yeh annual open doors day weekend.

Thank Sarah D
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Reviewed 5 October 2015 via mobile

I had a great tour from Ted as he was nice to showing me around. I have to go back to US tomorrow so he was able to accommodate me. I missed the open doors day when is when you usually see this merchant house....More

Thank Caroline H
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Reviewed 16 February 2015 via mobile

I visited this well kept and preserved period house/dwelling. It was amazing how the merchants of the past lived, a real good insight into how they lived

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Reviewed 5 January 2015

Fantastically presented house, gives a great insight into the lives of its inhabitants of the day. Information on site , well maintained and furnished , stimulates the imagination , easy to appreciate the lifestyle of a bygone day.

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