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Boston Symphony Orchestra

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The perfect place to visit! The history and the sound is an experience!

What an awesome place to hear a concert. Whether it be solo or with an orchestra. It is... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Bob Chaz B
Simply Remarkable

Hearing the Boston Symphony, conducted by Maestro Nelsons you can sense the great admiration each... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Dave W
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301 Massachusetts Ave, Boston, MA 02115-4557
Fenway / Kenmore
+1 617-266-1492
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Reviewed 2 days ago

What an awesome place to hear a concert. Whether it be solo or with an orchestra. It is absolutely the best! They removed the black covering on the windows along the top of the concert hall a few years ago and the view is amazing.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Bob Chaz B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hearing the Boston Symphony, conducted by Maestro Nelsons you can sense the great admiration each has for the other. Add Yuja Wang as piano soloist and the experience is priceless.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Dave W
Reviewed January 2, 2019 via mobile

Began to planning my New Year's eve in September, bought ticket in front row B, ordered and paid for a wine as well. At the end of the December got an email from Ronnie McKinley :"Good Morning – I am contacting you regarding your seat...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank MarMeLissa
Reviewed November 26, 2018

The rehearsal tickets are less expensive than regular performance tickets. At 9:30 a.m., somebody from the BSO comes out and delivers a knowledgeable talk about the pieces you are going to hear. Our lecturer played a few recorded snippets to enhance our understanding of the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 14, 2018 via mobile

Great architecture, plenty of seats to choose from. Amazing views from most seats. It is very clean and the staff are polite. It is very difficult to find parking.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank SLynnS03
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Experiencing this exquisite orchestra in person renews my spirit, stirs my imagination, and stretches my thoughts beyond the ordinary, day to day. Players experience the music in their unique ways engaging the audience in the dynamics and harmonies of this complex form of human expression....More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

Founded in the 1880s Boston Symphony is one of the main orchestra in the US.while having its concerts mostly in the city ,it moves to Tanglewood in summer months. Quite an experience in relaxation. The 2018-19 will commence on September 2.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Inam K
Reviewed January 26, 2018

Want something fun to do with your children of any age (that will sit in a chair and likes music). The BSO's Children performances are your ticket to a beautiful venue and early shows have the opportunity to meet musicians and touch and possibly play...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank xplorermom
Reviewed January 22, 2018

Each year we try to experience the wonderful Christmas celebration the BSO presents. This year, 2017 we were fortunate to have a new choral director from England who conducted our performance. James Burton was exuberant and dlightfulful and we enjoyed it so much we will...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Jean L
Reviewed January 2, 2018

Arriving 3 hours before the Friday afternoon concert we parked just across the street at the Westland Avenue Garage ($25@10hrs) and took the T-Line, one stop to Prudential Tower for early dinner. It was cold&rainy but we had pre-purchased our tickets missing last year’s presentation...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank 186NeptunusRex
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Fenway / Kenmore
The Curse of the Bambino may have ended years ago, but
loyal Red Sox fans will continue to infiltrate this
home to historic Fenway Park, where you can find
victory banners, people yelling in stereotypical
Boston accents, and lots of sports bars. Located
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 phu14 | Reviewed this property |
I am not familiar with tables at Boston symphony except for the Christmas pops performance. I prefer orchestra seat if available.