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Lucerne Concert Hall

Europaplatz 1, Lucerne CH-6002, Switzerland
+41 41 226 70 70
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Ranked #5 of 31 attractions in Lucerne
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Concerts, Architectural Buildings
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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69 reviews 69 reviews
29 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

When you are visiting Lucerne, try to visit a concert in this great building. Mr Nouvel was very lucky to create this building, looking just great inside and outside and the acoustics are even better then the looks. Always plenty things to do around this building. Don't miss it while visiting Lucerne, but you won't miss it since you see... More

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Halstead, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
4 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

We visited the KKL to see Star Trek with the music provided by the 21st Centuary Symphony Orchestra and Chorus.It was fantastic. The KKL has the best acoustics of any concert venue.Our seats were good value at 40 chf each.Parking at Luzern station and the venue has pleanty of bars for an interval drink.The venue itself right on the waterfront... More

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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40 reviews 40 reviews
8 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

I have been there a couple of times and look forward to the next time. End last year I attended the Christmas Dinner / Pirates of the Caribbean Concert where I attend a 4 course Menu and watched afterwards the Pirates of the Caribbean Movie accompanied by the Orchestra. The Dinner selection was great and I personally where impressed how... More

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Dénia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Interesting Building with a spectacular roof. We attended a concert and were impressed with the accustoms and our comfortable seats.

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Cortes Island, Canada
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129 reviews 129 reviews
55 attraction reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

KKL Luzern (Lucerne Culture and Congress Centre) is an incredible multi-purpose building in the city of Luzern (Lucerne) on the "Lake of Luzern". The KKL Luzern has a concert hall with just absolutely incredible acoustic. Conventions and food festivals are also held here. We enjoyed a concert here and by far the most fantastic acoustics I have ever heard. The... More

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Arlington, Virginia
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36 reviews 36 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

we have been here twice, for 10 days each time for the Lucerne Festival; there could not exist a better setting for this 'world championship for symphony orchestras'! the acoustics are outstanding, the atmosphere is great and the food options are nice;

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Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, United States
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31 reviews 31 reviews
13 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

A fun festival, and, as per festivals in Switzerland the festival food is outstanding! I've been here several times, and it has grown tremendously! Really good assortment of artists. Walking throughout Lucerne is always a treat - such a beautiful city! (be certain to walk over to the Lion Monument - Löwendenkmal). It is one of the most moving sculptures... More

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SF
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156 reviews 156 reviews
24 attraction reviews
138 helpful votes 138 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

I wish we had been able to see a performance. Very interesting design of a waterfall outside the building and just great to walk around.

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Brisbane, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

We attended two concerts at the venue held as part of the 2013 Lucerne Festival. The seating arrangements, the seats, the sound quality, the entry arrangements, accessibility etc were all good.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

On the inside, this is one of the finest concert halls in Europe, possibly the world. It is imposing. You get a good view of the stage from any seat. The seats are comfortable with adequate legroom. The acoustics are superb. The Luzern Music Festival presents an outstanding programme. Shortcomings are that they sometimes turn off the air cooling too... More

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