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Symphony Hall

301 Massachusetts Ave, Boston, MA 02115-4511
+1 617-266-1492
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“holiday pops” (9 reviews)
“boston pops” (15 reviews)
“balcony seats” (4 reviews)
LOCATION
301 Massachusetts Ave, Boston, MA 02115-4511
Fenway / Kenmore
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+1 617-266-1492
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Reviewed 27 September 2016

We love to hear The Handel and Haydn Society perform here. Symphony Hall opened on October 15, 1900. From their website, "Symphony Hall is widely regarded as one of the top concert halls in the world. The walls of the stage slope inward to help...More

1  Thank Iintrepid
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

This is a wonderful venue. We have attended shows in several areas of the Hall - floor, balcony - and the sound has always been stellar. It's such a beautiful place as well and well organized. We enjoy the Holiday Pops shows when you can...More

1  Thank maxpaste
Reviewed 18 May 2016

We recently attended a Boston Pops concert at Symphony Hall. This is a great venue for music...easy to find...extremely helpful staff... excellent acoustics...and a lively, appreciative audience make this our favorite venue for all things musical !!! - One tip: Shop for parking ahead of...More

1  Thank Art R
Reviewed 26 April 2016

We have been fortunate enough to visit Symphony Hall on several occasions. It is an awesome experience for a concert in a majestic setting.

1  Thank Michael K
Reviewed 19 March 2016

Wonderful concert last night in this beautiful venue The acoustic is great and the public is young,enthusiastic and respectful ,appreciative of modern and classic The ushers were helpful and recommended a spot to better view the venue A great place if you love me sic

1  Thank zoe646
Reviewed 10 March 2016 via mobile

Amazing venue! Been here multiple times, most recently the Boston Pops Christmas Concert and Berlioz Te Deum. Both were amazing! The building has so much history and the interior architecture is breathtaking. A must see for any music-lover!

1  Thank axriyadi
Reviewed 22 February 2016

I've attended several events at Symphony Hall, from the symphony itself to the holiday pops, and most recently the Boston speaker series. It's a gorgeous venue with gilded ceilings and sculptures lining the balcony. Acoustics are great and the ushers are quick and efficient. My...More

1  Thank Kait_De
Reviewed 7 February 2016 via mobile

We were here to listen the Boston Youth Orchestra. And it is first an amazing place. Very good accoustic and there is no 'bad' seat. It was conducted by Benjamin Zander who is very well known and friendly. I highly recommend this place.

1  Thank FabriceM-06
Reviewed 16 December 2015

Enjoyed seeing the Pops with my college aged daughter and her out of town friend. Great holiday and Boston experience for visitors. Loved the table seating and champagne. We were a bit too close to the stage (last minute tickets) - but did enjoy interacting...More

1  Thank Where2gonexttime
Reviewed 16 December 2015

We buy the cheapest 2nd balcony seats - we try to get close to the stage, or, we sit way out in the back of 2nd balcony center. Very few bad seats, acoustics grand, and the Pops at Christmas are a fabulous experience. Sadly, a...More

1  Thank I_like_to_hoot
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Winner5959
19 December 2016|
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Response from LanSluderBelize | Reviewed this property |
Symphony Hall Gift Cards purchased from BSO are good for performances of the Boston Symphony, Boston Pops and Tanglewood. You can also buy "third party" gift cards from, say, giftrockee or giftly that can generally be used... More
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