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“Ian Anderson & Jethro Tull - Wow Symphony Hall”
Review of Symphony Hall

Symphony Hall
Ranked #2 of 280 things to do in Birmingham
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Owner description: Birmingham's world-famous acoustically refined 2262 capacity concert hall presents a diverse programme of jazz, world, folk, rock, pop and classical music concerts, organ recitals, spoken word, dance, family, educational and community performances each year, as well as conferences, graduation ceremonies, business meetings and major broadcasts.Symphony Hall is managed alongside sister venue Town Hall, by the registered charity Performances Birmingham Ltd, and is home to the Birmingham International Concert Season and the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra.
Stafford, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Ian Anderson & Jethro Tull - Wow Symphony Hall”
Reviewed 6 May 2014

The venue is great (never been before) Access and Exits a-plenty Its a fabulous venue with all seating seeming to have excellent views (even the ones at the back I think) The sounds are terrific (as you'd expect from a Symphony Hall) Loos are nice and clean and staff were very helpful _ (Try parking at Paradise Circus multi storey carpark - its close enough to walk and if you get there after 6pm it only costs £3.00 - cheaper by far than others

Visited May 2014
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
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“Yes to Symphony Hall and Yes”
Reviewed 6 May 2014

Had a choice of Symphony Hall or royal Albert to see Yes on the latest tour. Went for Birmingham having enjoyed a previous concert there. Wonderful facilities, easy access and excellent sound from a great band who performed really well that night. Great place to see one of the best prog bands in the world....still!

Visited May 2014
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Birmingham, UK
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“A world class venue”
Reviewed 6 May 2014

A great place to see any sort of music especially classical. Great views from most seats, great acoustics, appalling bar service.

Visited August 2013
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Kenilworth, England, United Kingdom
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“Fantastic Venue for any Music Type”
Reviewed 5 May 2014

Visited here in early May during the Birmingham dance festival to see an event called Concert Danse. If you are visiting Birmingham, the Symphony Hall is well worth a visit.
Easily accessible inside the International Convention Centre, it is also close to Birmingham City Centre.
If you want to eat before/after your concert, try one of the many bars and restaurants around Brindley Square (there is also a good car park there).

Visited May 2014
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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
“Yes, yes yes”
Reviewed 5 May 2014

Went for the Yes concert, and yes it was an excellent evening. The Hall is superb, good seating, and sound, and friendly staff. Hope to revisit sometime.

Visited May 2014
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