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Newark Symphony Hall

Closed Now: 12:00 - 17:00
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A Good Show in a Very Average Theater

This Theater is NJ’s oldest, and largest, showcase for the Arts. It was built in 1925 as the Salaam... read more

Reviewed 16 May 2017
TheExplorerFamily
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Somerset, New Jersey
Beautiful building, needs a bit of love

I spent two days in the Newark Symphony Hall on a work project. I was able to spend time on three... read more

Reviewed 19 December 2015
gocats89
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New York City, New York
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22 May 2017
“Great venue for concerts, etc.”
16 May 2017
“A Good Show in a Very Average Theater”
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Newark Symphony Hall enjoys a long and rich cultural history as New Jersey's oldest and largest showcase for the arts, education and entertainment programming. Our multi-facility edifice was built by the Shriners, a Masonic order, in 1925 and known...more
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1030 Broad St, Newark, NJ 07102-2489
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Reviewed 22 May 2017

Have seen many musical concerts here as well as graduation. Great sound. Clean restrooms and good eats.

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed 16 May 2017

This Theater is NJ’s oldest, and largest, showcase for the Arts. It was built in 1925 as the Salaam Temple. Today, it is known as the “Mosque Theater”. It has beautiful Greek and Egyptian motifs, columns and plaster art everywhere. However, if one looks around,...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

This place is in dire need of renovations. It's hard to put into words how run down and dirty it is. We paid $97 from Front row-- A seats. There is a metal gate directly in front of you. So don't expect any leg room...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed 19 December 2015

I spent two days in the Newark Symphony Hall on a work project. I was able to spend time on three floors of the building during two ten-hour days, so I know it pretty well for a first time visitor. The main hall is large...More

Date of experience: December 2015
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Reviewed 7 June 2014

I saw the Tamar Braxton concert at Newark Symphony Hall in May 2014. The show was great. The lighting and the sound was good. The building could use some renovating. Fresh paint make a big difference. The lack of pre show organization was sad. They...More

Date of experience: May 2014
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