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City Hall

Northumberland Road, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8SF, England
44-191-261-2606
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Certificate of Excellence 2013
Type: Government Buildings, Concerts, Theaters
Most recent review
- Apr 5, 2014
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Durham, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
17 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

We went to see a concert (Europe, Foreigner & FM ) here & it was fab, the acoustics in this place just seem to be just right, fab night was had by all =)

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
12 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

The Venue for its acoustics was brilliant, The concert was one of the best I've seen in a long time. Newcastle was rocking, Last night however there were in my opinion major mistakes made. We arrived and started to que at 6-15 , The doors were to open at 6-30 for a concert that was due to start at 7pm.it... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014 via mobile

Went to city hall last night to see Susan Boyle what a voice she has had a lovely time but the seats were a bit to cramped and if someone tall sits in front you cant see i was lucky i had someone small but would definately return.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014 via mobile

I am appalled at the management of city hall.Took my 86 year old mother to see Susan Boyle. The majority of people attending we're elderly some with walking sticks others with Zimmer frames. While staff milled around in the foyer elderly frail paying customers were left to wait in the wind and rain. Once inside management said we could have... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014 via mobile

Went to city hall for the first to watch these very talented guys from Canada the Tenors, what great voices absolutely great. Hope city hall invite them again.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
6 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

First time in many years to visit the City Hall. Watched a fantastic show by the Four Tenors (from Canada) on their first UK tour. Absolutely fantastic. Just such a shame that the venue was half empty. They deserved a full house. The City Hall was a lovely venue and the bar prices are very reasonable. Only £3 for a... More

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Hartlepool, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

Went to see Jake Bugg here on 15th Feb, i went to the bar to get a drink and the amount of people crammed together was overwhelming. you couldn't move and alot of the people there were older (maybe 30-40), being 18 and 5'2 it was difficult to get about as people were just standing about so maybe more security... More

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deeside scotland
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

Enjoyed this concert - this is a lovely old building . Pity drinks are not allowed out of the bar area.

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Gateshead
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65 reviews 65 reviews
34 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

I have attended the city hall 100s of times and have a bit of a soft spot for it but it needs to make some changes if it wants to survive. Toilets, they need more in the interval you have to choose either toilet or drink as it's takes so long to get either that only one is an option.... More

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South Shields, United Kingdom
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43 reviews 43 reviews
9 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

I've been here several times over the years for both music and comedy gigs, always a fantastic venue with a great atmosphere. Easy to get in and out with parking near to the venue too.

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