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Winspear Centre

#4 Sir Winston Churchill Square | 102 Ave. & 99 St., Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
+1 780-428-1414
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wonderful venue ....every seat has great sound

went to hear beethoven just wonderful..easy access, great views of the orchestra....all-in-all a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Doug H
Wonderful venue for listening to live music!

Great acoustics makes this one of the premier venues in Edmonton and indeed in Alberta for music... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
hjlesvold
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Edmonton, Canada
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The Francis Winspear Centre for Music is located in Edmonton's Arts District and is home to the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra.
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good13%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“concert hall” (58 reviews)
“world class” (51 reviews)
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#4 Sir Winston Churchill Square | 102 Ave. & 99 St., Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
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+1 780-428-1414
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"edmonton symphony"
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"no bad seats"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

went to hear beethoven just wonderful..easy access, great views of the orchestra....all-in-all a wonderful evening

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great acoustics makes this one of the premier venues in Edmonton and indeed in Alberta for music appreciation.

Thank hjlesvold
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have attended many shows here and are always impressed with the quality of the acoustics. As it is the downtown you have many dining choices but less so for parking choices. Treat you ears.

Thank garyandirene
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is an amazing place to do wedding or family photos.The greenery and fountains are breath taking. Theres alot of space for larger crowds..large weddings or familys.

Thank Cathy B
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very open theatre. Good sound effect! And the size for concert is good. Good location too! They have held a lot of good concert event there, including the Chinese troup and ensebles;and we have done a charity fundraising concert there too. All had good...More

Thank Pingpong6
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A friend and I attended a concert recently and had a great experience. Acoustics are fantastic and as stated in the title, great view from every seat.

Thank starview2013
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful venue! Incredible acoustics. No bad seats. I am definitely going back for maybe an orchestra concert

Thank 586marnied
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Intimate setting and unbelievable sound. Comfortable seating, not a bad one in the house and it's as if the performance is just for you.

Thank lesliesq1
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely beautiful venue. Acoustics are excellent. Every seat has a great view,although I would suggest binoculars in the 2nd balcony if you really need to see that 2nd Oboe😉 Wheelchair accesible with ramps, elevators and reserved seating areas, and as always could use another womens...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sydney opera house ain't got shinola on the Winspear, probably because the were designed by the same group. That being said, I have never ever been to a concert here where I thought the sound was poor or the seating was bad. Even in the...More

Thank flagranth
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Asma S
18 June 2018|
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Response from Basile5 | Reviewed this property |
This facility is primarily used for musical concerts, symphony, etc so there is a fee associated with each event. I recommend you go to their website if you'd like more information.
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Justin A
23 February 2018|
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Hi: I do not believe so. I usually dress up for the occasion, but I believe that I have seen jeans and casual dress there. M
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Roxie F
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Response from Basile5 | Reviewed this property |
City Hall Parkade (underground), the Citadel Theatre or Library parkades. All are within 1 block of the Winspear. The City Hall parkade has underground pedways that a person can use to go from the parkade to the Winspear... More
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