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I have been coming to Tanglewood for the last 50 yrs, every summer! This is a fabulous are to enjoy... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Laben J
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Lenox
Heavenly Music

We toured the grounds of Tanglewood, the summer home of the Boston Symphony Orchestra, with a very... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
911carolg
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Hartsdale, New York
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The summer home of the Boston Symphony Orchestra features performances by world-renowned conductors, soloists and musicians.
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West St off Rte 183, Lenox, MA 01240
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+1 413-637-5165
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I have been coming to Tanglewood for the last 50 yrs, every summer! This is a fabulous are to enjoy the great music of The Boston Symphony Orchestra, and other contemporary choices of music. The coveted shed is my choice for seating, as one is...More

Thank Laben J
Reviewed 2 days ago

We toured the grounds of Tanglewood, the summer home of the Boston Symphony Orchestra, with a very knowledgeable guide who gave us a history of the venue. We heard the rehearsal for an upcoming concert and saw the master classes for high school and college...More

Thank 911carolg
Reviewed 2 days ago

tanglewood for a long as I can remember even as a kid and that was some time ago was a great cultural destination in the Berkshires and what a great trip to get out of NYC to go to

Thank garyslevine
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Tanglewood is the summer home of the Boston Symphony and much more. Although the “shed” is huge, acoustics are good and sight lines are remarkably decent for such a large, flat space. Since classical music has declined in popularity, tickets are easier to obtain than...More

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went to a Saturday morning rehearsal with our two-year-old because tickets were less expensive. We had hoped to spread out on the lawn, but it rained. Since the place wasn’t full, we were allowed into the “shed” where the seating is and enjoyed the...More

Thank Altair J
Reviewed 5 days ago

Tanglewood is a great place to her good light (and heavy classical music by the Boston Symphony Orchestra and guests. Tanglewood on Parade is a lighter classical 8-hour experience. It starts with some quite good concerts by Boston University summer students (BUTHI). We heard a...More

Thank BillSeaver
Reviewed 5 days ago

I took my daughter here for the Young People's Concert and we loved it! What a great atmosphere. I love the way it's easy to get in and out - parking was simple. Many, many people brought picnics and there were food options there as...More

Thank Deb W
Reviewed 5 days ago

There is no place like it! Bring a picnic and sit on the lawn or sit inside. If you want to experience James Taylor on July 4th, buy the tickets early. The Koussevitsky Music Shed 5,000 sell out and they only(!) sell 13,000 on the...More

Thank Wilf M
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was an 8pm show and we arrived around 630. Not a terrible wait to park. We brought food and blankets. We rented lawn chairs. The grounds are beautiful. The Boston Pops are great. Only dark spot, was the lightning, which eventually led to some...More

Thank cheryl2425
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had never been to Tanglewood despite living for many years in Mass. Lots of Symphony Hall but not Tanglewood. The place is pretty remarkable. Think Disney except for culture, not carnivals. First, they have a ton of close parking. The restrooms outside the entrance...More

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OneidaLaker
31 July 2018|
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Response from Family4BoltonMA | Reviewed this property |
Nothing in the shed but water. Most eat outside first on the lawn, then go in. But you must know this by now, since I'm late answering you! Have fun!
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Mary F
28 July 2018|
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Response from Deborah H | Reviewed this property |
They do not cancel. Folks with lawn seats are accommodated in the back of the shed.
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Ryan B
4 July 2018|
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Response from Deborah H | Reviewed this property |
I can not think of private place with electrical at Tanglewood.
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