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Duke Energy Convention Center

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Address: 525 Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202
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Good location, clean facility

We were here over the weekend for a convention. The lay out the facility is really nice. Wide walk areas, good signage, ample bathrooms. Everything was nice and clean and in... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2017
Julie T
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Manteno, Illinois
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Vienna, Virginia
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568 reviews
138 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came her for the flying pig running expo on a extremely busy day. You will find a parking lot located right next to the convention center AND it's located in the city center area. A big plus when your staying in the hotels near by or don't want to take your car. It's a very big building so take... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very well located , found parking available nearby. Did walk all around very large place. Lots of freebies. Lived the set up and accessibility

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Thank Martha N
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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84 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Let me start by saying the venue is very nice - HUGE - but a nice place for a competition. The staff were friendly and the facilities were clean and well kept. That said, their "no outside food" policy is a serious problem for people with food allergies. The concessions only serve food laden with gluten. Even the nachos use... More 

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Thank Feisqueen
Cincinnati, Ohio
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274 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have been here several times this year for different events, including the Cavalcade of Customs and the Home School Convention. Great location, close to expressways, in the heart of downtown, easy access to many hotels in the downtown area, and there is ample parking facilities nearby also. Clean on the inside. Recent renovation well done. Restrooms are clean, plentiful and... More 

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Manteno, Illinois
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27 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2017

We were here over the weekend for a convention. The lay out the facility is really nice. Wide walk areas, good signage, ample bathrooms. Everything was nice and clean and in good repair as well. My only complaint would be temperature. One meeting room would be hot and the next would be FREEZING! There seemed to be no happy medium.... More 

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Thank Julie T
Ohio
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32 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017

The show was exciting at first but as we walked, it was a let down for a 12 year old boy. He was to big for the rides since he's 5'7" and weighs more that 100 lbs. The price is a little high for what's offered. I'm sorry that I'm being negative but I let unhappy and sorry. More dinosaurs... More 

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Thank funny12reddog
Cincinnati, Ohio
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18 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2017

It was an awesome experience for children to see dinosaurs and learn about them. We are enjoyed our visit!

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Thank Boris L
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94 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

We were there for volleyball tournament. It was super easy access from our downtown hotel as well as many parking garages. The layout, spacing and facilities were all above average. Enjoyed our visit!

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Thank Julie S
Cincinnati
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141 reviews
55 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Went to the Auto Show this Saturday and got there when it opened at 10am. The crowd was very light. We got our tickets at Kroger for $ 8.00 . Parking was pretty cheap too , only $6.00 at The Millennium Hotel. The show was on the first floor and was laid out by automaker. The aisles were very wide... More 

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Milton, Canada
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38 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017

I don't know where else to review this. We came into Cincinnati to see a football game and saw that Proof was on at the Energy Centre. What a fantastic time! So So So much fun! GO if you can!

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