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Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts

260 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19102-5021
+1 215-790-5800
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260 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19102-5021
+1 215-790-5800
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The orchestra did an absolutely amazing job with the score. The performers, it was staged not as a play but rather with minimal acting but great singing by the cast. The Kimmel Center does not have a bad seat either for visual or for sound,...More

Thank David G
Reviewed yesterday

Hans Christian Anderson said it best. There are moments when you need to lose yourself in something greater and profound. A visit to the Kimmel Center to hear the Philadelphia Orchestra perform under the musical direction of Yannick Nézet-Séguin is a must. The orchestra has...More

Thank pookala
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is one of my most favorite places in Philadelphia and is PERFECT to experience live performances by fine artists. Went to watch "Nutcracker" during Christmas times and was awestruck!!!

Reviewed 5 days ago

My favorite group of all time, Yes, played this venue last week. It was such a great experience. I loved the seating, no matter where you sat, you had a great seat. The sound was superb. The venue was very clean and just overall a...More

Thank casjosh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Kimmel Center puts on great stage shows. I saw the Wiz there. The workers there were so helpful and friendly. The performers were so professional. The lighting, costumes, and sound was perfect. I was sitting in the back and had no trouble seeing the...More

Thank Franny3653
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The theatre is absolutely beautiful. The spaces were very well modulated. The dome skylight brings a lot of light to the center

Thank RSW1965
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Saw the Philadelphia Symphony Orchestra perform here recently. Wonderful performance in a wonderful, attractive space with a courteous staff.

Thank Sami L
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Almost every day the Kimmel Center runs free guided tours at 1:00 p.m. This past Saturday, I finally took one of those tours. The first thing I learned was that acrostics was the main reason this center was built, and why the Philadelphia Orchestra and...More

Thank Dotty K
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Absolutely beautiful theater, fantastic performance of Wicked. If you love the performing arts and architectural beauty, this is a must visit

Thank Lora E
Reviewed 13 August 2017

I have never had a bad experience at the Kimmel Center. Wherever you sit the view is always good. Staff is always helpful and they have some Amazing concerts and shows comparable to New York City.

Thank wicket3
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7 April 2017|
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Response from Randy G | Reviewed this property |
To be honest...with a show like WICKED, you would want a full view of the stage. Not sure what areas of the stage you won't be able to see. Go online, view seating chart to see which areas are blocked. Good luck... More
25 December 2016|
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Response from lanxtonwashington | Reviewed this property |
The Kimmel Center Campus is an all inclusive venue that offers numerous cultural activities. Tickets can be purchased at many sites, but I suggest getting them directly from the Center. It is quite easy. Go on-line and see... More
4 November 2016|
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Response from robert d | Reviewed this property |
The pit is closer