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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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Ranked #1 of 144 Attractions in Edmonton
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Theaters
Description: The Francis Winspear Centre for Music is located in Edmonton's Arts District and is home to the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra.
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ONGAR
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6 reviews 6 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

We went on a free conducted tour of the Winspear Centre, including light lunch. A chance to see what goes on behind the scenes is always good and this hall is impressive, with extensive facilities. it is well designed and we were sorry not have the opportunity to attend a concert.

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Edmonton, Canada
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

I've been to the Winspear Centre several times for plays and concerts. Not a bad seat in the house. The accoustics are great and the views are good. Parking has never been a big problem.

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Edmonton, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Renowned for its wonderful acoustics, Winspear Centre is definitely worth a visit. Try to catch a concert by the Edmonton Symphony for a true treat. No bad seats anywhere!

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Ashburn, VA
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Great acoustics and lovely venue. I have sung on the stage and heard multiple concerts here, as well. It is a gem in the Edmonton arts community.

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Surrey, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Excellent sound quality for my son`s convocation. It was my first time at the Winspear and I know now that the accolades it has received are truly deserved. No complaints at all.

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Alberta
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49 reviews 49 reviews
21 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

This is a world-class concert hall with excellent acoustics and great seating. No seat is a bad one in this concert hall.

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Edmonton
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Great place for Concerts. Great Sound Accessible for everyone Great Parking Close to all transportation

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Edmonton, Canada
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29 reviews 29 reviews
17 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

I heard Brandi Carlile here with the ESO. It was outstanding! The music was fantastic, and the hall definitely added to the experience. The acoustics were so great that Brandi sang several songs acapello. It was amazing! I really recommend catching a concert here on a visit to Edmonton. Beverages and coat check are available. Easy to get to on... More

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Kamloops
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Suzuki School has their Spring concert at this fabulous venue every year. The sound is incredible in this beautiful building and I always enjoy the music performed by the talented students.

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Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
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39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

If you have never been to the Winspear, I suggest you treat yourself to the most beautiful acoustics ever heard in this city. The way they light a performance is also a feast for the eyes, everything is gorgeous about the Winspear. Easy to get to as well, take the LRT or park at the Library. Don't miss out on... More

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