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Dewan Filharmonik Petronas

Persiaran Petronas | Ground Floor, Tower 2, Petronas Twin Towers, Kuala Lumpur 50088, Malaysia
+60 3-2331 7007
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Classical Music in the Tropics

The MPO was founded towards the end of the last millennium and is one of the most recent... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2015
Richard M
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
a venue of international standards

Have been there for concerts on numerous occasions throughout the years. For a concert hall, it is... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2015
Malaysiantraveller68
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kuala lumpur
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Dewan Filharmonik PETRONAS, located in the middle of the PETRONAS Twin Towers, is a concert hall dedicated to classical music. Home to the Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra. Follow us: Facebook & Instagram (Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra)
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Persiaran Petronas | Ground Floor, Tower 2, Petronas Twin Towers, Kuala Lumpur 50088, Malaysia
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+60 3-2331 7007
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Reviewed 7 January 2015

The MPO was founded towards the end of the last millennium and is one of the most recent philharmonic orchestras to have been formed. 107 musicians came together under the sponsorship of PETRONAS, mainly westerners but with a significant number of Asians including a smattering...More

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 4 January 2015

Have been there for concerts on numerous occasions throughout the years. For a concert hall, it is relatively small and cosy but I think that the venue, acoustics and facilities cannot be faulted and the staff are quite professional. The resident orchestra / the Malaysian...More

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Reviewed 28 December 2014

MPO orchestra playing the score from the home alone movie.chamber concerts are exceptionally good value

Thank Happytraveller662
Reviewed 25 December 2014

Great repertoire, excellent sound, recommended listening. Concerts at Petronas Towers Auditorium, KLCC, Kuala Lumpur and other venues.

Thank 2seagem
Reviewed 18 December 2014

Lovely modern hall set in the base of the Petronas towers. Front row tickets were just £10 GBP. A pleasant activity when in town.

Thank Barry B
Reviewed 17 December 2014

Everyone must at least go experience an orchestral performance once in their life. Although expensive (by Malaysian standards), it is an unforgettable one.

Thank tony12cu
Reviewed 14 December 2014

We went to the Mozart/Mendelsohn concert. I am not really an expert in classical music, but this concert did not grab me as much as other classical concerts I have been to. Maybe it was the acoustics, which are fine but not special, or maybe...More

Thank Watermeloenhoofdje
Reviewed 11 December 2014

Visiting the MPO is an experience that never gets old, more so when there are visiting talents playing the classics and broadway musicals

Thank rxseven
Reviewed 7 December 2014

Lovely auditorium great acoustics, nice bar.you can shop go to a concert. Lovely eateries on the lower ground floor. You can spend a nice day and enjoy a meal afterwords

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Reviewed 6 December 2014

How can you have such a cold venue in this climate! Even when asked to turn air con up it was Baltic. Really distracted from the performance. What a shame as it's a lovely venue.

Thank 0505Kate
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dohaelleithy
3 April 2017|
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Response from jmptrips | Reviewed this property |
Yes the tower has an inside shopping mall and science center level 4 and ticketed tours. I am not sure about tours of the music hall.
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Jimjil B
16 December 2016|
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Response from HSFOO | Reviewed this property |
Best to check on their website. You can book tickets online
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hanniesword
13 June 2016|
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Response from Kees C | Reviewed this property |
Normally the concert season starts in September and ends in May. So I don't expect any performance in July.
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