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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
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+44 141 287 2000
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"city chambers"
in 92 reviews
"ice rink"
in 36 reviews
"nice square"
in 28 reviews
"sir walter scott"
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"war memorial"
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"christmas market"
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"queen street station"
in 27 reviews
"big wheel"
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"james watt"
in 14 reviews
"counting house"
in 11 reviews
"interesting statues"
in 11 reviews
"surrounding buildings"
in 11 reviews
"christmas lights"
in 21 reviews
"king george iii"
in 10 reviews
"robert burns"
in 16 reviews
"pretty square"
in 9 reviews
"focal point"
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Reviewed today

We visited George Square while taking the Hop On - Hop Off bus tour of Glasgow. It is a great place to sit and watch the people go by and think about the history of Glasgow. Beautiful location.

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Reviewed yesterday

Very clean, lovely landscaped areas. War memorial moving. Nice place to sit and watch the world go by as well as get your bearing.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We came from Edinburgh to Glasgow with train, to Queen Street Station and George Sqaure is right outside of that. Beautiful old buildings around this spacious and nice Sqaure. Short walk to all major sights in City Center and also starting point for Hop on...More

Thank Halkidis
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely area just even for sitting and watching the world go by!! Full of statues there is one of Queen Victoria on a horse which i believe is the only one of it's kind!!

Thank Tracey R
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I think this is one of the most beautiful squares in Europe. It is big in size and has many statues and small gardens. It is surrounded by the City Chambers and some medium size buildings. There is about one dozen of statues of important...More

Thank Marco C
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Easy to walk to from most hotels and both train stations. Our 2 day tours started from this square. Make sure you have time for the buildings that surround the Square.

Thank susanbC1836ZK
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a large square with multiple statues to see, lovely flower beds and some great buildings in the area to be amazed by.

Thank Linda K
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Large outdoor expanse across from the City Chambers. Also #1 stop for the Hop On Hop Off bus.Buchanan St.notfar, lots of restaurants.

Thank Judy T
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This beautiful square sits right in the middle of the city and is the first thing you see when alighting from a train at Queen Street station. Lots of gorgeous statues, lovely architecture and interesting stores and restaurants either right on the square or close...More

Thank Michael W
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are some great statues in the square, and it's worth going to look at them and to learn about their roles in Scottish history and include Robert Burns and James Watt. The square is handy if you want to rest somewhere and have a...More

Thank RSC
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lynford
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.
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sonia806
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
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Talent321
23 November 2016|
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Response from LVagabond2014 | Reviewed this property |
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