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Glasgow Music City Tours offer lively and informative guided walks exploring the fascinating places, people and performances which have shaped Glasgow's musical landscape. We bring alive tales of the Glasgow music venues that have played host to...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is hands down one of the most informative and brilliant walking tours I've ever been on. Didn't think I'd learn a lot given I've been to many a gig in many a different venue, boy was I wrong. Saw venues I've only heard of...More

Thank Laura M
Jonathan_GCMT, Manager at Glasgow Music City Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Laura, We're so pleased to hear how much you got out of the tour, and that you found out more about our fab venues past and present. We look forward to seeing you again. Thanks for taking the time to send us your feedback...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our tour. Lisa was great. Interesting and fun too. Something different to try. We plan to do the other one. Everyone seemed comfortable about sharing their stories about music venues with her which which added an extra dimension to the tou too....More

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Thank Sherpa711068
Jonathan_GCMT, Manager at Glasgow Music City Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello Sherpa711068. We're really happy to hear how much you enjoyed the tour. People sharing their stories has become a favourite part of both tours and we always look forward to hearing them, as you say it adds another dimension to the stories we tell....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

A thoroughly enjoyable trip around Glasgow’s music venues. Loads of interesting facts that I’ve enjoyed sharing with friends. I would highly recommend this tour.

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Thank LesleyMc88
Jonathan_GCMT, General Manager at Glasgow Music City Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Lesley, Thanks so much for your feedback, we're really pleased to hear how much you enjoyed the tour. We'll pass on your comments to Fiona, thanks for coming out with us.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cannot recommend this tour enough. Our guide(Fiona) was so knowledgeable and enthusiastic. Highlight for me was the Britannia Panopticon theatre so interesting. Will definitely recommend to friends.

Thank tonyFalkirk
Jonathan_GCMT, General Manager at Glasgow Music City Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello Tony, Delighted to hear how much you enjoyed the tour. We love the Panopticon too, it's a treasure. We'll pass on your comments to Fiona. Thanks for taking the time to leave feedback and for coming out with us.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We've now done both tours with Glasgow Music City Tours and they are both excellent. Latest was last weekend we did the Music Mile (and a bit!) tour and it as fantastic.Fiona is so knowledgeable and full of facts, information and funny stories. She is...More

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Thank Gail K
Jonathan_GCMT, Manager at Glasgow Music City Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Gail, We're really chuffed to hear you've enjoyed both tours so much, and that you brought your brother along too. Your comments have been passed to Fiona, our fab guide. Thanks for coming out on both tours and taking the time to review us,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very interesting tour guide with lots of anecdotes of Glasgow. Amazing talent and history on our doorsteps.

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Thank O1845FPheathers
Jonathan_GCMT, Manager at Glasgow Music City Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello FPheathers, We're really pleased to hear you enjoyed the tour, thanks for taking the time to leave feedback and a review, we appreciate it. We'll pass on your comments to our guide.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I have now been on both morning and afternoon Glasgow tours hosted by Fiona and Phil. Absolutely loved both..guides both fantastic, funny and very knowledgeable. From well known stories to secret tales, it is a must for any real music fan. Well...More

1  Thank Brian M
Jonathan_GCMT, Manager at Glasgow Music City Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Brian, We're really chuffed to hear how much you've enjoyed the tours, we'll pass your comments on to Fiona and Phil. Thanks for taking the time to review and for coming out with us.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fiona was a great guide, who knows a lot about the venues, concerts and artists that have been in Glasgow. She told many great stories and gave good recomendations of venues to visit while in Glasgow. This is especially fun for people who are interested...More

1  Thank Daniela F
Jonathan_GCMT, Manager at Glasgow Music City Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Daniela, Thanks so much for leaving this feedback and for coming out with us. We're really happy you enjoyed it and will pass your comments to Fiona.

Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Great way to spend Saturday afternoon with our guide Phil!! Very knowledgeable, great manner and "patter". Well worth it and we are going to try the past and present tour next we enjoyed it that much!More

2  Thank Lynnr1204
Jonathan_GCMT, Manager at Glasgow Music City Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2018

Hello Lynn. Thanks for your review, we really appreciate it. Delighted to know you had a great time with Phil, he certainly does have the patter and we'll pass on your feedback to him. Look forward to seeing you on the other tour! Thanks for...More

Reviewed 7 September 2018

I took my 24 year old son who is a musician and a music arts industry grad on this tour to learn about Edinburgh’s music scene. Jonathon and Kyle did not let us down. They talked about the past and present and explained the Venues....More

1  Thank seeingspots
Jonathan_GCMT, Manager at Glasgow Music City Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2018

Hello seeingspots. Thanks for such a lovely review although I suspect you meant to leave this on the TripAdvisor site for our sister tour in Edinburgh. It was a pleasure to meet you and your son. We hope he enjoys his time in the country....More

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