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The Bridgewater Hall

Lower Mosley Street, Manchester M2 3WS, England
+44 161 907 9000
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Great venue and a great show - Brendan Cole tour

I went to watch the Brendan Cole tour at the Halls, it is a fantastic venue, easy parking and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Simon I
Manchester, England, United Kingdom
Brendan Cole

Excellent seating and viewing of the stage. “All Night Long Tour”was amazing. The staff are... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Hyde, United Kingdom
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The Bridgewater Hall is Manchester's international concert venue, built to give the best possible space for music. The Hall hosts over 250 performances a year including classical music, rock, pop, jazz, world music and much more. The Hall is home to three resident orchestras: the Hallé, the BBC Philharmonic and Manchester Camerata. The Hall also programmes its own classical music season, the International Concert Series. The Hall works with a range of promoters and charity hirers on other programming.
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“halle orchestra” (54 reviews)
“great venue” (88 reviews)
“great acoustics” (42 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Lower Mosley Street, Manchester M2 3WS, England
+44 161 907 9000
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I went to watch the Brendan Cole tour at the Halls, it is a fantastic venue, easy parking and friendly atmosphere. We sat in the centre gallery row C and had a great view of the stage and of the performers. I would go here...More

Thank Simon I
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Excellent seating and viewing of the stage. “All Night Long Tour”was amazing. The staff are courteous and polite. The toilet areas very clean. Always enjoy going to The Bridgewater Hall.

Thank PaulJam6
Reviewed 6 days ago

I regularly visit the Bridgewater Hall for Halle concerts , Manchester Midday concerts & also for other musical events . The acoustics are terrific ,& the view mostly good from different areas within the hall. My single criticism is with the poor standard of the...More

Thank jenniferrich28
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took an elderly relative to see a Viennese concert. He is in a wheelchair. Bridgewater hall made it all very simple. Booking was very easy and helpful. Car parking was easy. Staff in the box office and at the venue were very helpful and...More

Thank Rosie R
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a reasonable size venue, not small but not too large and has an intimate personal feel to it. The proximitiy to the stage of all seats and the sound quality is excellent. It is in a great location too, accessible easily from the...More

Thank TCT2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the first visit to the ballet for my daughter (age 19) and I , to see Swan Lake performed by the Russian Ballet. What an excellent afternoon: they were a delight to watch and the orchestra fabulous too. We will definitely return to...More

Thank Mandy F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this venue has to be one of my favourites in Manchester. The seating is set out perfectly. I have visited over 10 times now and have 2 more shows to see this year, cannot wait

Thank lynnederby01
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just seen my first ballet,Swan Lake. It was an amazing performance,so elegant the dancing. Wonderful costumes. Music by the orchestra was magical and very moving. All in all a fabulous ballet.

Thank Margaret W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took my parents to 'The Last Night of the Christmas Proms'. The music and singing were fantastic and the second half was really uplifting. Everyone commented on the comfortable seats and ample leg room(my husband is very tall). The only problem was that the...More

Thank 935flower
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything about Bridgewater Hall for music concerts is at the top of the scale. Spacious seating, welcoming staff, quick bar service and even the high gallery seats are not far from the stage. I've seen one rock concert and one orchestral concert here and it...More

Thank 1961GaryC
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16 November 2017|
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Response from wessy | Reviewed this property |
exactly agree with the previous comments
Helen M
23 July 2017|
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Response from gollane | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but not very generous
Alex H
25 December 2016|
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Response from AOD17 | Reviewed this property |
If you drive use the NCP car park opposite. At the box office in the hall get your car park ticket stamped and the charge last week was £5.00