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Symphony Hall

Broad Street, Birmingham B1 2EA, England
+44 121 780 3333
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This venue is amazing first time I been there and was incredible. Great service from the staff and... read more

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Prezza P
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Sheryl crow concert

First time visiting and what a great venue. The acoustics were amazing. Every seat has a fantastic... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Ginny M
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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 each year, as well as conferences, graduation ceremonies, business meetings and major broadcasts.Symphony Hall is managed alongside sister venue Town Hall, by the registered charity Performances Birmingham Ltd, and is home to the Birmingham International Concert Season and the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra.
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“great acoustics” (84 reviews)
“classical music” (72 reviews)
“sound quality” (115 reviews)
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Broad Street, Birmingham B1 2EA, England
Ladywood
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This venue is amazing first time I been there and was incredible. Great service from the staff and the book wa stood

Thank Prezza P
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

First time visiting and what a great venue. The acoustics were amazing. Every seat has a fantastic view because of the layout. Definitely be back to see more music here.

Thank Ginny M
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I'd first come across the Symphony Hall on a walk through the ICC several years ago. My father in law managed to persuade a kind security guard to show us inside briefly while there was no show. The guard explained about the acoustic tools with...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

We went to a concert here and found it a really good venue. It is ideally placed in the centre of Birmingham within easy reach of various bus and train stations. The venue is big enough to get a great atmosphere however small enough that...More

Thank Mark P
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We were at the Hall for a comedian, the view was perfect, with great views from our seats. The bars were a little disorganised but we did manage to get a beer before the show

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went to see Gary Barlow. First time at the symphony Hall. From the outside you wouldn't know it was there. You go in through some plain looking doors within the centre and it opens up into a fantastic modern spacious theatre. Entry and exit was...More

Thank Tetley12345
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

First time visiting the Symphony Hall and it didn't disappoint.Looked like a good view of stage where ever you sat.Bar service excellent and plenty of restaurants nearby to make a fab evening. Oh and Marti was absolutely fab !!!

Thank Lisa S
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Really enjoyed the George Benson concert in this excellent venue. The acoustics were excellent and the stage was not too far away to get a good view of the performance. Only downside was that the chairs were tightly packed in and some what uncomfortable.

Thank Chris H
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great for concerts great acoustic great night out What more can be sead about this setting went to see the John Williams Orchestra fab

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great concert in a great place. Didn’t feel rammed in and had lots of floor room around us. Lots of staff and Security which make you feel safe and was welcomed by the staff when they where checking our tickets.

Thank emrichjen
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