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Reviewed yesterday

amazing insightful and really interesting look at social history of this brilliant station, great value for money

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Najnaws
Reviewed 2 days ago

Paul conducted us on tour of the unexpected spaces beneath GSC and regaled us with anecdotes regarding the history of this remarkable 3 story space. He is a generous and appreciative individual with wealth of knowledge of the history of the railways in Scotland as...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Exweegie
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Paul is a passionate, honest and committed individual. This is what history is all about! This project needs help to get off the ground properly so the more people do the tour the more likely we’ll have a world class tourist attraction in the centre...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Brafur
Reviewed 2 days ago

Anyone who has used Central Station in Glasgow should take in this tour. The history of the place is most interesting. The guide, Paul, has a profound knowledge of the place. It is amazing to see what is actually below all the passenger's feet as...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank BerkshireScottie
Reviewed 2 days ago

I've used Glasgow Central frequently over the years but never imagined the labyrinth that lay below its concourse. The guide ,Paul Lyons, is excellent as he reveals the stations secret. His individual stlye , humourous while informative and passionate , made the tour thoroughly captivating....More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank alasdairreid
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

For many people Glasgow Central Station is just that - a railway station where people travel to meet friends, family and others, to go shopping or to use to commute to work. However, underneath the train tracks and concourse is a whole world of passage...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank scottjamesh
Reviewed 3 days ago

Well, I certainly echo the wonderful comments re this tour. It was so good that we are going to return next year! Can't thank Paul Lyons enough. He was so knowledgeable, passionate and together with his Glasgow banter, made this a memorable tour. Keep going...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went on this trip with the hubby who is a train fanatic. To be honest I wasn’t that excited about it as trains aren’t my thing. Our tour guide, Paul, was fantastic, the tour isn’t about trains, it’s about the people who built, travelled, worked...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Rowgill
Reviewed 4 days ago

If there's a more passionate, knowledgeable guide/historian/host then I've yet to see him, let alone meet him. Paul Lyons is a credit not only to Network Rail, but Scotland, Glasgow & the history of the railway station, and its "role" in the war(s). He is...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Martin V
Reviewed 4 days ago

Having read the excellent reviews for this tour, we were not disappointed. Our guide was entertaining with lots of stories about the station's history and a good measure of Glasgow patter.😊 We thoroughly enjoyed it....excellent value for money.

Date of experience: December 2018
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I8452XGjohnm
27 October 2018|
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Response from Drewby47 | Reviewed this property |
A few stairs would not advise doing tour on crutches
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Billy C
14 September 2018|
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Response from ckellyrox | Reviewed this property |
Hi there the cost of the tours are £13 per person and you can book them on line .I would highly recommend the tour the guide Paul is so enthusiastic about it all hope this helps Cathy
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Teenyfraetroon
31 August 2018|
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The tour lasts about 90 minutes
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