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Aberdeen Music Hall

Union Street, Aberdeen AB1 1QS, Scotland
+44 1224 641122
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Good venue for music

The music hall tends to have more music shows than the theatre. The seating is good and it is... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2016
Hazel H
Great location for shows

The outside is impressive with its huge pillars. The building is well set out for concerts and... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2016
Hazel H
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Designed by architects Archibald Simpson and James Matthews, this historic structure serves as both a major concert hall and an architecturally significant landmark.
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good51%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“great venue” (12 reviews)
“union street” (9 reviews)
“lovely music” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
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Union Street, Aberdeen AB1 1QS, Scotland
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+44 1224 641122
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Reviewed 19 June 2016

The music hall tends to have more music shows than the theatre. The seating is good and it is always warm and clean. There is also a lovely coffee shop which is open during the day to the public.

Thank Hazel H
Reviewed 24 May 2016

The outside is impressive with its huge pillars. The building is well set out for concerts and there is a really nice coffee shop with home bakes, which is lovely to have coffee and a chat with friends.

Thank Hazel H
Reviewed 29 March 2016

This building looks great inside. No more dingy bars for gigs. There's only one bar so it gets busy but if you're at a show with an interval, they'll take your interval order and it'll be ready for you. Acoustics are great although I have...More

Thank Sara M
Reviewed 17 March 2016

quality shows for all shapes and sizes.lovely and diverse entertainment.Check out the cafe during the day solo or meeting up with friends. reasonable pricesaffordable to all

Thank linda5559
Reviewed 29 February 2016

This place is lovely inside however, the chairs are pretty basic and not much room between rows either. Luckily we were at the side and there was no one in front of us, so we didn't have people trying to pass us with little space....More

Thank loobylou299
Reviewed 16 February 2016

I had only ever attended this venue for Highland dancing competitions so this was my first concert. It is a lovely decorated old building with a sweeping balcony. We were standing almost directly in front of the stage - great view. Must've had great views...More

Thank Canisp10
Reviewed 9 February 2016

Last year I went to the Last Ever Singing Kettle with my Friend and little girl and the venue is lovely inside. All staff were very helpful..only down side being when queuing to get into the actual hall it would have been better with a...More

Thank Kim M
Reviewed 5 February 2016

I have been here on many occasions over the years. It is my favourite concert venue....small enough to be fairly intimate and to be able to see the performers...but large enough to have great acoustics. You have to be speedy to get to the bar...More

Thank Cuckooscot
Reviewed 20 January 2016

The bar seating could be better, it resembled a soup kitchen. Range of drinks on offer was good and service speedy. Seating in the venue itself was out of place... it looked temporary in a old style hall. Decor was a bit dated too, a...More

Thank IGeraghty
Reviewed 15 December 2015

This venus has a wide virety of perdormasce to suit all tasts. Very good for a calighie/dance or a consort

Thank andrew_macleod
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