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Von Braun Center

700 Monroe Street SW, Huntsville, AL 35801
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Ranked #9 of 50 attractions in Huntsville
Type: Convention Centers
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Huntsville, Alabama
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Saw Avenged sevenfold at the Van Braun stadium and had an overall fun experience. Was able to get in quickly through security with little bottle necking and the staff was helpful with directing us to our seats. Food was no more expensive than one would expect for these type of events with a decent variety of vendors.

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Huntsville, Alabama
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22 reviews 22 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

First let me say that Martina was awesome and a real trooper at her concert. The problem is the A/C in the Concert Hall as she complained as well. We had a renovation of the place and they spent some where close to 5 million dollars on this project. The problem is they should have got a heavier duty one... More

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Cullman, AL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

Such a wonderful place to hold any event! Everyone my mom and I met was so courteous and helpful. We had a wonderful time at honor band. :)

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Waco, Texas
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31 reviews 31 reviews
6 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We happened to be in Huntsville on a night that there was a special astronomical presentation for adults and children at the planetarium. This center is situated atop a beautiful hill/mountain with beautiful overlook views nearby. The planetarium was cozy and the presentation was great. The presenter was engaging. The sky cleared just in time for some telescope viewing.

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Madison
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10 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Having lived here 6 years now, the VBC is simply the center of everything locally. I have attended business conferences and high school graduations here but there are also plays, musicals, sporting events, proms and many other things throughout the year- many events going on concurrently each weekend evening.

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Chicago
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39 reviews 39 reviews
4 attraction reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

The area is rather desolated. It you are traveling to Hunstville, I highly recommend that you stay at the Embassy which is connected to the Von Braun Conference. The prepared food at Von Braun was very delicious!

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Huntsville, Alabama
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

there is always something going on and it has just beed remodeled. check out their websites for up to date events

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Anderson, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

Thank you for a great conference! We were a large group and you did a fine job taking care of us. Loved the beautiful landscape around the convention center.

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Birmingham
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

What a really nice center for a gymnastics meet. It was well lighted to take pics and seating were chairs with back, so made it much more comfortable to sit for 3 hours.

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26 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

We took out one year old grandson to see event in the Harris Concert Hall. We parked in area next to deck where the Boy Scouts were. Odd that would allow competition on same grounds but glad to help the BS. A simple cross the street and you are at entrance. The people were very friendly with directing to our... More

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