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The Julio Prestes Cultural Center - Sala Sao Paulo

Praca Julio Prestes 16, Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo 01218-020, Brazil
+55 (11)3367-9500
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Perfect acoustic

Excellent music! Very good coffee shop! Easy to park as there is a parking lot! If you want to go... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
cristinaarieta
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Sao Paulo, SP
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One of the greatest places in the world to listen to great orchestras and classic... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Marcos A
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Sao Paulo, SP
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“concert hall” (42 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Praca Julio Prestes 16, Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo 01218-020, Brazil
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

Excellent music! Very good coffee shop! Easy to park as there is a parking lot! If you want to go by taxi there is a taxi stand right outside ! It is a pleasant experience if you like music and good coffee!

Thank cristinaarieta
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

One of the greatest places in the world to listen to great orchestras and classic music. Unfurtunately, the neighborhood is awful, big sample of the third world misery, in contrast with the beauty of art.

Thank Marcos A
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This place is an impressing temple for classic music , with an extraordinary program of artists from all over the world. The acoustic is perfect.

Thank Edgard C
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

It's a beautiful place in the center of São Paulo to visit , the sound is amazing and they have a great number of spectacles.

Thank SandraBezerra
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Beautiful place, great music but utterly disorganized. Staff is untrained and rude, and the place is poorly signed.

Thank Francisco R
Reviewed 14 February 2017

this auditorium is a jewel strangely placed in a really bad neighborhood. architecture is awesome, acoustics too. too bad the area looks like a dystopian movie

1  Thank rene d
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Classical music is not a top of mind subject in Brazil. Even though, the megalopolis Sao Paulo homes one of the best orchestra house in the world. If you are a music lover you will want to be there.

Thank Henrique C
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

If you really want to know all about this amazing place you need to take the guided tour. You must call at least 1 week or more before for reservations but it worth it, trust me!

Thank Niozetai
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Sala Sao Paulo is a beautiful venue with great acoustics. Get there early to explore the building before the performance. Or, check the website for a dress rehearsal ("ENSAIO ABERTO") during the day. After the evening shows, the crowd leaves the venue very quickly. You...More

Thank VinoDeAmor
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Sala São Paulo is one of the ten best acoustic concert spaces in the world. Its a perfect spot to watch classical music or any other presentation they offer. They have parking space, cafeteria and a bookstore to enjoy after the presentation. The bad thing...More

1  Thank Diana G
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It is asking for a number/code on your actual ticket stub. Since you are saying you are trying to buy tickets, you are on the wrong page. The tickets are purchased online and you must retrieve the actual tickets at one of... More
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