We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts

2 E South St, Raleigh, NC 27601-2337
+1 919-996-8700
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Victor Wooten Concert

This was a fantastic arena for music. Every seat was a “good seat”! I would definitely encourage... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
terrip505
Meymandi Concert Hall is Great for Concerts

We saw the NC Symphony play the music of the Rolling Stones last night in Meymandi Hall (part of... read more

Reviewed January 20, 2018
LonestarSpartan
,
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Read all 87 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
Experience the most elegant, immersive suite of live-performance venues in the Southeast. Indulge your love of theater, opera, ballet and other live entertainments, in performance halls and centers designed around each unique art-and always under the care of our highly trained, dedicated staff.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good37%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
LOCATION
2 E South St, Raleigh, NC 27601-2337
CONTACT
Website
+1 919-996-8700
Write a ReviewReviews (87)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"memorial auditorium"
in 5 reviews
"nc symphony"
in 6 reviews
"beautiful venue"
in 4 reviews
"great place to see a show"
in 3 reviews
"concert hall"
in 3 reviews
"jesus christ superstar"
in 2 reviews
"attending events"
in 2 reviews
"great acoustics"
in 2 reviews
"plenty of parking"
in 3 reviews
"performance"
in 20 reviews
"venues"
in 7 reviews
"intermission"
in 3 reviews
"nutcracker"
in 3 reviews
"costumes"
in 2 reviews
"play"
in 5 reviews
"concessions"
in 2 reviews
"downtown"
in 3 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 86 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a fantastic arena for music. Every seat was a “good seat”! I would definitely encourage everyone to go hear a concert here. I will return, the first chance I get!

Thank terrip505
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed January 20, 2018

We saw the NC Symphony play the music of the Rolling Stones last night in Meymandi Hall (part of the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts). Meymandi Hall is a great place to hear music. The acoustics are fantastic and there is not a...More

1  Thank LonestarSpartan
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed December 12, 2017

This was my first visit here and we listened to a concert by the Raleigh Ringers - an AMAZING hand bell ensemble!! The show was fabulous and the venue was beautiful, comfortable, and the acoustics were awesome! I hope to visit again!

1  Thank Pam J
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
See more reviews
Reviewed November 8, 2017 via mobile

Glorious entrance columns teach toward the sky. On beautiful grounds with easy access. Worth a visit or just a walk to enjoy the surroundings.

Thank Bruce B
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed September 19, 2017

This was our first time here and we were very pleased. We had excellent seats for Boz Scaggs and he put on an amazing show. The venue had great acoustics, great seating, great lighting, everything was great. We stood in line prior to the show...More

1  Thank iriskitty
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed August 17, 2017 via mobile

Attended a concert at this venue with a friend. This was not my first concert here and I can say that each time I have visited this venue, I have had a fantastic time. Venue is nice and comfortable inside and parling is plentigul and...More

2  Thank DRODD1
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed July 26, 2017

This was a show put on by local talent and they did a fantastic job two thumbs up. The Theatere is beautiful and very accessible from the downtown hotels within walking distance.

1  Thank David W
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed July 1, 2017

My family and I visited the venue on May 29 and watched Matilda.We were almost late for the show because I didn't consider how busy it would be near the venue and how long it would take to park. There was a lot of congestion...More

Thank Gina S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed April 16, 2017

Saw Jesus Christ SuperStar here. The theater is 1st class! Very friendly & accomdating staff, acoustics are excellent, just a wonderful venue Show was good, not overwhelming, couple of good voices & interesting staging.

Thank David G
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed April 16, 2017

My brother and his girlfriend treated me to a birthday outing to the Raleigh Memorial Auditorium in the Duke Energy Center for Performing Arts. What a great evening. We went to see Jesus Christ Superstar, which was fabulous!!! The theater was beautiful. It was my...More

Thank MARTHA B
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 88 hotels in Raleigh
Residence Inn Raleigh Downtown
51 reviews
.14 km away
Raleigh Marriott City Center
800 reviews
.17 km away
Sheraton Raleigh Hotel
146 reviews
.37 km away
Holiday Inn Raleigh Downtown
466 reviews
1.09 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Poole's Diner
501 reviews
.41 km away
BuKu
443 reviews
.45 km away
Sono Japanese Restaurant
159 reviews
.48 km away
Oak City Meatball Shoppe
100 reviews
.49 km away
Nearby Attractions
Raleigh Convention Center
161 reviews
.31 km away
North Carolina Symphony
85 reviews
.02 km away
Crank Arm Brewing Company
50 reviews
.60 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
lynettejohnson1308
February 4, 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Savytrotter | Reviewed this property |
Orchestra
0
Votes
Membership_Slide_Up_Placement_on_Attraction_Review
Get 10% off your next tour or activity booking.
Valid for new TripAdvisor sign-ups only.
Join TripAdvisor