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Tonhalle Concert Hall

Ehrenhof 1, 40479 Dusseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany (Pempelfort)
0211 89 96 123
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Ranked #15 of 86 attractions in Dusseldorf
Type: Theaters
Description: This popular performance center once served as a planetarium.
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Noosa, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014 NEW

This concert hall gives the right atmosphere for any classical piece. Watching the Orchestra of the Robert Schummann School was brilliant - I don't think any professional orchestra could have done a better job.

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Dusseldorf, Germany
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49 reviews 49 reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Great atmosphere, fantastic building, sitting in circle is something very special, good acoustic. Very good selection of concerts, sometimes acoustic sets of known jazz, pop, rock artists.

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Midsomer Norton, United Kingdom
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133 attraction reviews
209 helpful votes 209 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

The last thing I expected was culture shock. I turned up to a conert starting at 11am on a Sunday morning expecting a very moderate crowd - but this is Dusseldorf where they do things their way. The hall was 90% full. I asked for a ticket at the back of the hall. 34 Euros. Wow! I have never paid... More

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Germany
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34 reviews 34 reviews
7 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2013

This music hall had very professional acoustic technicians, combined with a challenging architecture. It is absolutely worth listening to a concert at Tonhalle or, if you have the opportunity, to give a concert on this stage.

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Battle, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2013

Even if there is no concert, a visit to the Tonhalle is more than worthwhile. The building is the former planetarium into which has been magicked the most superb concert hall: so atmospheric, with wonderful sound - and if you can hear the Dusseldorf Symphony Orchestra, so much the better. Booking on-line is expensive as there is a booking fee,... More

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Ireland
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103 reviews 103 reviews
17 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

There isn't a bad seat in the house when it comes to seeing the performers. However, try not to sit on the brass side of the orchestra: not only are they so close that they are rather too loud, but the strings tend to sound a bit muddy, since their sound is being projected in the other direction. Prices are... More

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Madrid, Spain
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5 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2013

The inside of the building and particularly the concert hall is stunnig with its bove that imitates a starry sky. The acoustics are of incredible quality.

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Germany
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2012

Only been here once last year to see Nigel Kennedy. Fantastic concert and a beautiful venue. The Tonhalle holds many classical concerts with great acoustics and we shall certainly be back.

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