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Winspear Centre

#4 Sir Winston Churchill Square | 102 Ave. & 99 St., Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
+1 780-428-1414
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Incredible Facility with Exceptional Sound

The Winspear Centre is an upscale yet comfortable facility that provides its audiences with an... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
tmyxa
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Edmonton, Canada
Facilty made for music.

My wife and I have been to the Winspear many times and have never been disappointed by sound... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Steven D
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The Francis Winspear Centre for Music is located in Edmonton's Arts District and is home to the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra.
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good13%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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#4 Sir Winston Churchill Square | 102 Ave. & 99 St., Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Winspear Centre is an upscale yet comfortable facility that provides its audiences with an excellent opportunity to experience orchestral and vocal productions with superior sound. The venue is centrally located in downtown Edmonton with plenty of access by public transportation or with underground, reasonably-priced...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I have been to the Winspear many times and have never been disappointed by sound quality and the comfort of the seats. If you can find something you like or even something new, go, you will not be disappointed.

Thank Steven D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've had the privilege of attending multiple Edmonton Symphony and music-related events at the Winspear and there are many pluses including: Great sound / acoustics Convenient access via underground pedways to and from parking under City Hall Elevators for folks who need them Large foyers...More

Thank Basile5
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been to the Winspear Centre several times and enjoyed myself every time. I recently saw a concert with the ESO playing the music of Queen. It was awesome. There was not an empty seat in the house.

Thank Sandra L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a delightful and truly uplifting event. The University of Alberta choral society make this presentation every year in early December. We also go there for concerts by the Edmonton Symphony.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The winspear is a great place to enjoy any event , entertainment, ceremonies, elegant and comfortable

Thank hillel g
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The sound is amazing, great view from any seat. tickets are usually reasonably priced.Great variety of choices for performances throughout the year. An elevator to the second balcony would be very beneficial for people with mobility issues. Escalator was not working after performance.

Thank Y643YJnicolee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to see the Messiah which was very good. Windspear center itself feels very dated though acoustics were good

Thank cathv250
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Everyone who can should make a visit to view the inside of this architectural masterpiece. I have been there for two HALL OF FAME inductions( Randy Gregg and Terry Danyluk) and an all city choir performance. The acoustics for which the theatre is renowned lived...More

Thank twy0ung
Reviewed 16 November 2017

The Winspear Centre is a great music venue. Excellent acoustics and good sight lines throughout the theatre. The atmosphere is comfortably casual for the shows I have attended, and I like the fact that you can take your glass of wine or beer right to...More

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shairlhoney
12 July 2017|
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Response from peterhN4599JM | Reviewed this property |
Nothing on at Winspear. Don't despair the Fringe is on from 17 to 27 August. Go to old Strathcona and enjoy. Tickets for all the venues will be available on line.
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Dametria H
7 November 2016|
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Response from Aileen M | Reviewed this property |
I believe that it depends on the organizers of the show. It varies.
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Nelsonkelly
12 April 2016|
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What date and times are ur shows
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