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Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts

260 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19102-5021
+1 215-790-5800
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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260 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19102-5021
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+1 215-790-5800
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"philadelphia orchestra"
in 129 reviews
"verizon hall"
in 74 reviews
"philly pops"
in 47 reviews
"great acoustics"
in 27 reviews
"classical music"
in 17 reviews
"wonderful concert"
in 8 reviews
"third tier"
in 7 reviews
"sound quality"
in 11 reviews
"last row"
in 7 reviews
"beautiful building"
in 24 reviews
"box office"
in 7 reviews
"broad street"
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"free tour"
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"performance"
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"conductor"
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"orchestras"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The building was a beautiful setting for the flamboyant production of Tosca directed by Yaniv. The singers were in excellent form and th conductor was just magnifico.

Thank grand old girl B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We saw a picture of the Kimmel Center and asked for directions. While strolling after dinner one evening, we saw the building was a function was taking place inside, so we went in to take a look at the architecture. The building is amazing! I...More

Thank Lester L
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you've never been to a Philly Pops show at the magnificent Kimmel Center, it's time you've been! The Kimmel Center lobby and theaters are breathtaking architectural works of art! The sound quality of the orchestra is unsurpassed. I've been to many shows, but the...More

Thank SmallWorldMom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a beautiful facility. Sound quality was amazing, and the graduation ceremony could not have been nicer. Would like to see a concert here sometime.

Thank AZ-Traveler85253
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We go to the Opera whenever we can and with a semi staged performance of “Tosca” at the Kimmel with a great cast and orchestra, it made for a superb evening. Whilst the huge stage scenery may be absent, watching Opera in a concert setting...More

Thank bsandrs
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The interior plaza that serves as a gathering place for concert goers is alive with beautiful curved wood walls and dramatic shadowing from overhead natural light dreaming on the bluestone floor. The several story open space allows one to explore the terraced building structure with...More

Thank Maxiemama
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Reviewed 11 May 2018

The architecture of the building is amazing - The Philly Pops are awesome too - I would recommend this place for anyone looking for a relaxing night out

Thank Brian M
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

We have seen numerous productions here and they were all excellent. You can't go wrong with the Philly POPS or the Philadelphia Orchestra. Every seat is great and the acoustics!! The ACOUSTICS are sublime. I wish I could afford season tickets but I guess it's...More

Thank Michelle H
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Reviewed 23 April 2018

I have been to a few shows and concerts here. The sound is amazing and every seat in the house is a goood seat.

Thank Vicky C
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Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

I brought my adult daughter here to watch a show and it was great! It’s a nice smaller sized venue and they sell beer, wine, and mixed drinks in addition to water and soda. We had balcony seats and had to walk up a ton...More

Thank Diane123Diane
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mponente
2 November 2017|
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Response from pookala | Reviewed this property |
You're going to want to call the box office directly to get an answer to that question. Every subscription series differs... The Kimmel Center Box Office is open daily from 10am - 6pm. The Call Center is open daily from 9am... More
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apeksha
7 April 2017|
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Response from Randy G | Reviewed this property |
To be honest...with a show like WICKED, you would want a full view of the stage. Not sure what areas of the stage you won't be able to see. Go online, view seating chart to see which areas are blocked. Good luck... More
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Dreyfus01
25 December 2016|
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Response from lanxtonwashington | Reviewed this property |
The Kimmel Center Campus is an all inclusive venue that offers numerous cultural activities. Tickets can be purchased at many sites, but I suggest getting them directly from the Center. It is quite easy. Go on-line and see... More
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