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Wolverhampton Civic Hall

Civic Hall North Street, Wolverhampton WV1 1RQ, England
+44 1902 552122
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Balcony rip-off - check before you buy, no view at all......

Went here a week ago to see Black Country Communion, expected a decent view as I had Row A seat 8... read more

Reviewed 9 January 2018
John B
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London, United Kingdom
Showing it’s age

Time for a refurb I think, several lights cable tied to the ceiling and I think they still have the... read more

Reviewed 29 December 2017
Chelt H
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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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Purpose built in 1938, Wolverhampton Civic Halls are Wolverhampton’s centre for entertainment, constituting the Civic Hall (3000 standing capacity), Wulfrun Hall (1138 st. cap.) and Slade Rooms (500 st. cap.)The three venues host a wide spectrum of live entertainment including music, comedy, sport, theatre. Although best known for a long tradition of hosting rock concerts, household names in pop and comedy now appear regularly at these much-loved venues.Available for conferences, meetings and weddings.
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  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible15%
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Civic Hall North Street, Wolverhampton WV1 1RQ, England
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Reviewed 9 January 2018

Went here a week ago to see Black Country Communion, expected a decent view as I had Row A seat 8. Sadly 50% of the stage blocked by the PA which was so close I could touch it - anyone want their hearing ruined for...More

Thank John B
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Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Time for a refurb I think, several lights cable tied to the ceiling and I think they still have the original seats!! The standard over pricing in play at the bars in places like this, £7 for 2 bottles of water and a small hot...More

Thank Chelt H
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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Did two Thunder Christmas shows here. Great venue. Well organised entry with good security checks. Short wall from city centre well signposted.

Thank Wayne B
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Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

As a venue parking is good. Most of the staff were helpful and friendly. View from balcony seating was excellent but as people started standing in front of you you had to stand to see anything so a waste of money to buy a seat....More

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Reviewed 20 December 2017

I adore this venue. Yes, it's dated but what do people honestly expect from something built in the 1930s? I've only ever had a great time at this venue and it's definitely one of my favourites in the country. My only criticism is the heat....More

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Reviewed 10 December 2017

Went to see Marilyn Manson a few nights ago, had to move to actually see him, as he was behind the speakers. Got a good view, second song in. Security wasn't the greatest, as there was a young man who kept standing in front of...More

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Reviewed 7 December 2017

Went to see Marilyn manson but was escorted out before the performance as they accused me of doing something i never did, shocking attitude of security staff, very unprofessional and no manners appalling to say the least

Thank Vaughnii
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Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

This is the third time I've been to the civic hall to see the mighty Quo and just love the venue . Not large , but big enough for an intimate concert with great view and great sound . Plenty of bars and friendly staff

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Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

For anyone who is unsure, Wulfrun Hall is located within the Civic Hall. To locate it, facing the Civic main door, follow the road to the right heading towards the rear of the Civic Hall. There you will find a side entrance door into Wulfrun...More

Thank M1ssRousey
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Reviewed 2 December 2017

We went to see the Charlatans who were outstanding. My first visit to the Civic Hall . The venue was surprisingly good to watch a band and i thought the sound was good. The beer is expensive and not great but that is the same...More

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Marionjane B
30 December 2017|
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Response from CherylP82 | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately, the Civic is going to close down for a couple of years due to structural works that need doing.
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Mark L
9 September 2017|
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Response from TheKaptain | Reviewed this property |
Doesn't go to ridiculous O'clock in my experience but I would say around 11pm would be an average curtail in play.
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