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Brought tickets in box office across the road. Nice old concert venue. Much quieter than new... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2018
Swindon, UK
via mobile
Still a beautiful concert hall

We went here to see a concert, and enjoyed it. I wouldn't sit upstairs unless you have a front row... read more

Reviewed 20 January 2018
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“Still a beautiful concert hall”
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Johannes-Brahms-Platz, 20355 Hamburg, Germany
+49 40 3576660
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Attended a show here with my friend to watch a small orchestra set. The building is very small compared to other European halls - this includes the stage setup itself. Layout very simple and we attended our seats very swiftly. Acoustics were outstanding. The sounds...More

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Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

Brought tickets in box office across the road. Nice old concert venue. Much quieter than new concert hall, but on a smaller more intimate scale. There a couple of restaurants nearby to eat beforehand. Note Google maps link in incorrect. Actual venue is west of...More

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Reviewed 20 January 2018

We went here to see a concert, and enjoyed it. I wouldn't sit upstairs unless you have a front row - its got quite deep sides so views don't look good from up there. But we sat near the back at the bottom and had...More

1  Thank mcs_095
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Until the opening of the Elbphilharmonie, this was the "concert hall of Hamburg". Nice building, very good accustic and excellent concerts. Nowadays try it, as usually you cannot get a ticket to Elbphilharmonie.

1  Thank 545medva
Reviewed 20 May 2017

This famous german barock concert hall formerly known as the Musikhalle, is built in 1908, it is in barock style in gold and white color inside, simply beautiful,it have two concert halls, a small one with 625 Seat Places and a big one with 2025...More

3  Thank asperagus12
Reviewed 12 March 2017

I found this building while exploring Hamburg. It is located near Johannes Brahms Platz. I liked the ornamentation located around the structure.

1  Thank ct-cruisers
Reviewed 21 February 2017

We went to the Glen Miller Orchestra. The place was really chique and stylish, but nevertheless had many disappointing issues. First of all, the toilets are not stylish at all! Secondly, why pay for garderobe, when you already pay so much for your ticket? The...More

Thank gerson v
Reviewed 22 June 2016

This is a classic landmark building on a big square next to a beautiful park. It is used for many classical and some jazz and pop concerts. The front door leads to the large hall (grosser sail) with an impressive interior and a super bar....More

Thank Andrew O
Reviewed 25 April 2015

Good thing they are building a new symphony hall in Hamburg. Attended a concert this evening and could not see the pianist (soloist) OR the conductor! Moved to some empty seats in another section after the concert started and were shocked we still couldn't see....More

1  Thank NLRomantic
Reviewed 15 January 2015

...it's a beautiful building and the programme is attractive but be careful where you sit..the acoustics are not that good when you have a seat in the so-called "Loge/n"..better to spend a bit more money and sit in the Basement...

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