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10 Lincoln Center Plz, New York City, NY 10023-6912
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Reviewed 28 July 2018

We purchased in advance two tickets for the Simply Mozart Festival in the David Geffen Hall at Lincoln Center. Went to the window to pick up our tickets and they were hended to us promptly. Two great seats to see and listen to great music....More

Thank Alfredo8074
Reviewed 9 May 2018

Will always remember this place as Avery Fisher Hall. Long, long history connected with fine arts and for me great memories

Thank bobr264
Reviewed 15 April 2018

Last evening we were invited to visit David Geffen hall at the Lincoln Center to see Amadeus. This show was part movie and part symphony orchestra. How great is that !!!. Before we attended we read some information I regard to mozarts life to better...More

2  Thank GARY W
Reviewed 2 March 2018

the acoustics are terrible... the NY Philharmonic sounded like playing in a vacuum. Carnigie Hall or the Kimmel Center are much better!

Thank dozu698
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

We heard a stunning performance of Handel’s Messiah out last night, and the Westminster chorus from Princeton New Jersey did a beautiful job. The applause was deafening, and we enjoyed a beautiful start to the holiday Season. The hall was beautifully decorated and we enjoyed...More

1  Thank robcurtross
Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

The hall is enormous with a very high ceiling. Sitting in the orchestra about 30 rows from the stage a piano concerto sounded like it was being played at the end of a very large room, which of course is about right. More immediate sounds...More

2  Thank Z3209AAbrunos
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

My first time to see the NY Philharmonic and it was a beautiful setting. Sound was clear and crisp. Most people were extremely quiet and respectful. I wish David Geffen Hall would enforce a dress code but these are the times we live in. There...More

Thank JNFII
Reviewed 13 October 2017

The day of the performance the New York Philharmonic offers rush tickets for $21.00. I got an amazing aisle seat for a magnificent performance of Rachmaninoff and Sibelius. Enjoy!

Thank PixieVancouver_B_C_
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Overall the venue itself seemed to have an underwhelming amount of bathrooms and services considering the amount of people the theater holds. The seats aren't exactly the most comfortable and they're actually smaller than airline seats. That being said we were there for the NY...More

Thank MiseryEE
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

We came to this beautiful place for my son's Gallatin school of NYU graduation. It's a great venue at a fantastic NY location. Music here should be outstanding.

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Upper West Side offers iconic architecture and a
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downtown. Along Central Park West are many of the
city’s most iconic apartment buildings, as well as the
American Museum of Natural History, which has been
welcoming visitors to its historic exhibit halls for
over 140 years. Culture fans will love Lincoln Center,
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Response from robcurtross | Reviewed this property |
There are really no bad seats for movies -- I prefer sitting higher than the orchestra because the screen is gigantic and the acoustics are fine everywhere. First or second tier in the center will give you a view in the... More
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Response from Allansha | Reviewed this property |
The seats are staggered in part of geffen hall. The upper seats actually have a better view and I personally believe the sound is better depending on what you are listening to. For a full orchestra I do not sit in the... More
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