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Concertgebouw

Concertgebouwplein 10 | Museum Quarter, 1071 LN Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 900 6718345
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Saturday Matinee Concert at the Royal Concertgebouw in Amsterdam
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Saturday Matinee Concert at the Royal Concertgebouw in Amsterdam
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The Royal Concertgebouw is one of the world's most famous concert halls renowned for its exceptional acoustics. With 700 concerts a year the Concertgebouw offers a varied programme featuring leading international musicians, orchestras, and conductors. The hall functions as a home base for the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, one of the very best orchestras in the world. Time and time again, critics have lauded its unique sound, which clearly stands out among thousands of others. Behind-the-scenes tours provide a look into the concert hall's rich history. There are scheduled tours three times a week and for groups available on request. From September to June at 12:30pm. Every Wednesday, there is a free 30 minute concert in the Concertgebouw. Due to the popularity of these concerts it is recommended to arrive at least 45min before the concert.
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“concert hall” (309 reviews)
“classical music” (152 reviews)
“great acoustics” (72 reviews)
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Concertgebouwplein 10 | Museum Quarter, 1071 LN Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Museum Quarter (Museumkwartier)
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+31 900 6718345
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This historic concert hall has the most amazing accoustics. Of many concert halls experienced this is superb. Listened to a full orchestra playing Tchaikowsky each instrument could be picked out. For music lovers in Amsterdam, if you can get tickets do go.

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Sat second row BEHIND the orchestra and found the experience to be fantastic for smaller chamber pieces on the program, but a little too close for the larger pieces (Beethoven symphony). However, it's a lovely hall and the acoustics are just the way I like...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

We were privileged to listen to the Gurzenich-Orchester KOLN, conducted by Francois-Xavier Roth as part of the Robeco Summer Nights programme. Mendelssohn, Beethoven and Mozart, with a flute sol by Emmanuel Pahud which was pure delight! What a joy to be subjected to such talent....More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Neither of us Bowie fans, this is what was playing while we were in town. Heard it was a must see place. And wow, was it ever. Beautiful. Stunning inside. A huge organ, acoustics to die for. Prices are not bad either. Not bad for...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

We went to this historical concert hall, Concertgebouw, on Sunday afternoon about 1 hour guided tour. Our tour guide Albert was very informative. He explained the concert hall history, facilities and the superb acoustics design, very interesting.The concert hall is magnificent and full of history....More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I went to a jazz performance in the early evening. There were small tables with munchies and a bar. Not too crowded even though the room was full. A smallish venue with good sound. Both performers (piano and trumpet) were good (the pianist was amazing!)...More

Thank Alissa H
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were lucky to be at the first concert of the planned summer season. A great concert hall with a modern approach. Well worth an evening

Thank Richard S
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, considered by critics to be the best orchestra in the world now, is based here. Alas, I was there during the summer, so I didn't get to hear them, but I managed to go to 6 concerts during three weeks in...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were fortunate to hear Anna-Marie Westbroek sing Wagner in this magnificent hall. The acoustics could not be surpassed. Plus free wine and snacks at intermission.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a wonderful place, with fantastic concerts on show - definitely recommend while in Budapest!

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lubnaismail24
7 September 2017|
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Response from copernicus2011 | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry I did not see your question until today. I hope you enjoyed your stay in Amsterdam! About the Wednesday lunch-time concerts: Admission is free, but you need a ticket. You cannot order tickets through the web or... More
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marsha a
12 December 2016|
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Response from valinholland | Reviewed this property |
Hi Marsha! You don't have to be very fancy, but don't show up in jeans. It's not that they won't let you in, but you will feel uncomfortable. Wear a dress with heels, or pants with a nice jacket. Hope you will enjoy yourself!
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Adam C
21 August 2016|
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Response from Ana F | Reviewed this property |
I would be wearing something elegant (for example something in black) but it is also fine if you wear jeans. Dutch people are very practical when it comes to fashion
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