Italian Centre, Glasgow Store, Photo, Merchant City Shops, Architect, Scotland, Building

Italian Centre Glasgow

Shopping on Ingram Street : Shops & Cafes

24 Mar 2014

Italian Centre : Merchant City Shops

Address: 7 John St (Ingram Street), Glasgow G1 1HP, Scotland

Contact: 0141 552 6099

Architects: Page Park

A new picture of this successful urban development:
Italian Centre Glasgow
photo © Tom Manley Photography

Location: north part of Merchant City, near George Square

Italian Centre
Italian Centre – photo © Adrian Welch

The Italian Centre is five minutes walk from Argyle Street and caters for exclusive & designer label shoppers.

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Italian Centre – photographs © Adrian Welch

Many famous brands are here – Versace Collections (the UK’s first Versace store) and Emporio Armani – as well as a number of European style pavement cafes.

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Italian Centre – images © Adrian Welch

The Italian Centre is designed by Page & Park Architects who are fond of including art in their architecture. Here the Art is integral to the facdes, but also features in the courtyard including a sculpture, ‘Thinking of Bella’ (1994) by Shona Kinloch.

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Italian Centre – photos © Adrian Welch

Nearest metro: Buchanan Street

Opening Times – check with owners:
Mon-Wed, Fri, Sat: 10am-6pm
Thu 10am-7pm
Sun 12pm-5pm

179-180 Ingram Street, on edge of Merchant City

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image from Page & Park Architects

Page Park Architects were located in the northwest corner of the Italian Centre

The project was created from derelict early 19th century tenements by Classical House Ltd who in 2004 were reported to be attempting to redevelop the Cardross Seminary site

Italian Centre Glasgow : Phone 0141 552 6099

Building adjacent to the Italian Centre
Jigsaw Shop Glasgow

Glasgow Shopping Centres
Braehead Shopping Centre
Buchanan Galleries
Glasgow Fort
Italian Centre
Princes Square
St Enoch Centre

Glasgow Shops

Page & Park Architects have completed other key projects in west Scotland:
Museum of Scottish Country Life
Lomond Shores Imax

Historic Glasgow Buildings

Glasgow Transport Museum
Museum of Transport Glasgow
photograph : Alan McAteer

Buildings / photos for the Italian Centre Glasgow page welcome

Italian Centre Building – page