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Megaron Concert Hall

Vassilissis Sofias Ave, Athens 999-20, Greece
30 210 728 2333
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Ranked #40 of 178 Attractions in Athens
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Concerts, Theaters, Cultural
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Type: Concerts, Theaters, Cultural

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South Bend, Indiana
16 reviews 16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

While the lobbies and outer areas of the building are not terribly impressive, the concert hall itself is a beautiful, modern design all done in light wood. We were fortunate enough to get tickets to a guest appearance by the London Symphony, and the acoustics were great for such a performance. The symphony played well, but the choice of music... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

even if you see it,it doesn’t have any good looking. its kind of boring😩 it's for real a Big Waste Of Time

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Piraeus, Greece
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

The concert halls are great. Easy get there by metro. Big variety of performances , you could find something according your interest. Also very good summer performances in megaton gardens.

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Cairo, Egypt
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42 reviews 42 reviews
3 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

i have visited the place this june 2014, for attending the ESH/ISH congress, the building is quite big organized and well equiped

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Tallinn, Estonia
17 reviews 17 reviews
7 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

The Megaron Concert Hall is the main attraction of Athens, especially when you talk about Opera and other classical music. I’m not really a fan of music but the venue gets you revved up enough to appreciate every tone and sound. The music type and program are well organized and it is really hard to miss.

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Athens, Greece
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61 reviews 61 reviews
18 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

I have nothing to say about this building I am very proud to enjoy every event happening on this place from classical music to opera.The acoustic of this place is absolutely brilliant and the staff is always kind and ready to serve you. I am too proud to be Greek and despite all the problems and the crisis megaron mousikis... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2013

It is lovely place. but having visited concert halls in different European cities I must be honest, it is somewhat disapointing. Well, but its about music, so never mind that the visual side of a building is not so much, it depends on what you go to listen, after all.

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Kalamata, Greece
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46 reviews 46 reviews
20 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2013

You cannot miss it! Easy to find, metro station right outside, beautiful surroundings, friendly and very polite staff, very good sound quality and carefully chosen program. A must if you are a cultural or musical type!

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Cambridge, Massachusetts
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97 reviews 97 reviews
50 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2013

For the most part, this is the best venue for opera, symphonic and concert hall music available in Athens. All the same, there are frequent pop-music performances and even folkloric music shows that lend an overall mixed, if not uneven, impression of this establishment. In New York terms, it's closer to Carnegie Hall than to Lincoln Center.

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Athens, Greece
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2013

I've been on a many occasion. Nice modern building with excellent acoustics. Parking facilities. Modestly priced could concerts and other performances. Good selection too. Usually good to excellent soloists. Each time a memorable outing.

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