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Symphony Hall

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Fantastic

We visited this venue for the first time to attend a concert on Remembrance Sunday. We were very... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
JamboDerbyshire
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Peak District National Park, United Kingdom
Sarah Milligan

First time I’ve ever been to the symphony hall. It really is a lovely venue! The place was rammed... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
mariek861
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Bromsgrove, England, United Kingdom
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Birmingham's world-famous acoustically refined 2262 capacity concert hall presents a diverse programme of jazz, world, folk, rock, pop and classical music concerts, organ recitals, spoken word, dance, family, educational and community performances...more
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Broad Street, Birmingham B1 2EA, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We visited this venue for the first time to attend a concert on Remembrance Sunday. We were very impressed with the facilities and staff. Everyone was friendly and helpful; all wanting to ensure we had the very best time possible. We must give a particularly...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

First time I’ve ever been to the symphony hall. It really is a lovely venue! The place was rammed busy but staff are very friendly and give you good directions to your seats. Plenty of leg room and I didn’t get that squashed in like...More

Thank mariek861
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Wow! What a place, beautiful building and great ambience on of the nicest theatres outside of London I have been to

Thank johnnie07
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Just been to Spectacular Classics by CBSO and City if Birmingham Choir. Fantastic performance full of fun (courtesy of conductor Anthony Inglis) and outstanding performance by both the orchestra & choir. The programme was full of classic favourites e.g. Ravel's Bolero, Pomp & Circumstance, Rule...More

Thank Dawn A
Reviewed 6 days ago

It is a fab venue but the seats need updating. Disability is not all about legs. Spine, hips, and arms are important too. Moveable seat arms, which lift up, would be better for easy access and wider seats for comfort. I could NOT take my...More

Thank LizzieMurphy
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are going to a talking gig do not sit on the ledges near the stage. The sound quality (when a microphone and speakers are used) is atrocious from these seats. The sound quality in the stalls is fine. The difference is stunning. You...More

Thank Celiaday
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Brilliant venue for everything from classical to hard rock Acoustics flawless and hall is designed so the view is great wherever you are Major downside is location for an evening concert and poor parking

Thank alanratcliffe43
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here to see Joanna Lumley do her one woman show "It's all about me". The show was brilliant and Joanna was superb both comedic, reflective and inspiring. The venue is a great place to come with an air of grandeur due to its...More

Thank AJCopson
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent seating. Much more comfortable than most theatres. Excellent sound quality and great view from all seats. A very well designed concert hall.

Thank Luella K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Attended the venue for a graduation, what a lovely building and lovely friendly staff. Easy to find and security were great in telling us which exit we wanted afterwards.

Thank S J
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Paul D
2 September 2018|
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Response from shotgun433 | Reviewed this property |
been loads of time never found a problem with view
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Gov89
5 August 2018|
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Response from Ginny M | Reviewed this property |
To be honest I don’t think there would be a bad seat. The way the seats are positioned you can see the stage. We were opposite the stage and could see everything. I hope this helps - enjoy
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