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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Took my grandson to the symphony. Very beautiful hall, great seats (with a Phoenix Library Cultural Pass)good sound but seats are not very comfortable.All in all it was a great experience!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Mary B
Reviewed June 13, 2018 via mobile

I was given two tickets to a show recently as a birthday present. A friend found out about the show day of and wanted to join us. I called and was told I needed to speak to the third party the tickets were purchased through....More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Audrey M
Reviewed April 26, 2018

Had the good fortune of hearing the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra perform, with Gustavo Dudamel conducting. We were in the first balcony and the acoustics were perfect. The side balconies are shallow so there is no trapped sound. A truly majestic building. Glad we had...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank AdventureDiva
Reviewed February 21, 2018

Went to hear Itzchak Perlman and Pinchas Zuckerman for a concert. Acoustics are terrific and the building itself is a marvel. Excellent in every respect.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank AbrahamLincolnCPA
Reviewed February 4, 2018

A Pops Concert at Symphony Hall is special. The rows of seats are replaced with small cocktail tables and chairs and you may order drinks (including wine) and snacks to enjoy during the concert. The Hall is lovely and makes it a special type of...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank ckw911
Reviewed December 24, 2017

The Pops Christmas Matinee for Children is great. Symphony Hall is festively decorated. The performance is great, including a book set to music, a visit from Santa Claus, and a sing along. It kept the interest of the three boys ages 10, 6, and 3....More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed October 31, 2017 via mobile

If you haven’t seen the Boston Pops perform... what are you waiting for?! Symphony Hall is beautiful, but wow- the Pops take the cake! 2nd balcony seats near the stage are amazing. There’s really not a bad seat in the house though.

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed October 12, 2017 via mobile

The music is sublime. The lecture series is interesting and challenging Don't pass up any chance to attend.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Kelsner
Reviewed October 11, 2017

Our retirement group visited the open rehearsal for the BSO last week and were so enthralled with the music and the acoustics of the hall. When we were there we were so pleased to be able to listen and watch Gil Shaham, an internationally renown...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Sha-Sha47
Reviewed June 14, 2017

We visited Symphony Hall to attend a Boston Pops concert. The repertoire included a substantial amount of Beatles music adapted for orchestra. A version of Queen's Bohemian Rhapsody was also performed. This concert was especially meaningful to me. The first concert I ever attended was...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Eric D
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within Kenmore Square, the old gas station Citgo sign
is another Boston skyline classic seen throughout the
city. In addition to a hectic and diehard sports
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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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