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Address: 28 Chestnut St., Portsmouth, NH 03801
Phone Number: 603-436-2400
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We love the Music Hall!

They have great shows and movies year round. The restoration is lovely, and they bring in great movies that are hard to find in the big chain movie theaters.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 28, 2015
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Richmond, Virginia
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Richmond, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

They have great shows and movies year round. The restoration is lovely, and they bring in great movies that are hard to find in the big chain movie theaters.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Upon advice from our waitress, we strolled up a quiet alley and time traveled into a totally restored gem of a theater. I swear that the intelligent and attentive staff work there just to be around this historic gem...as would I. It surely took a ton of contributions, hard work, and dedication to restore this aged beauty, and bless every... More 

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Portsmouth, NH
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Great venues, for a small New England town but this place is not to be missed. Get better seats if you can because you are then close enough to the stage to see performers faces.

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Portsmouth, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Great Sound, Great Staff, World Class acts, amazing historic theatre with really good sound. Recently renovated bar and intermission areas are a sight to see. A very special place in the heart of Portsmouth. Hardly a bad seat in the house. Intimate and exceptional.

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Portsmouth, New Hampshire
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

The Portsmouth Music Hall of today, carefully restored to the state of the original, exists because of the love and generosity of the town's residents. It is a wonderful venue to see select movies, especially those excellent movies you won't find at the local multiplex, live entertainment and performances from artists of national standing, and great specials like the Met... More 

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Goffstown, New Hampshire
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

I love this theatre. You can always see so well no matter where you are sitting. I love the bar area before you head into the show and of course- the BATHROOM!! This particular time I saw Diana Gabaldon. It was just a great evening all around!

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boston,ma.
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

We have lived in and attended concerts and films in Boston for 50 years. We love venues like Sanders Theater because of the architecture and the intimacy of the audience space. So why do we drive an hour away for a film or concert at The Music Hall? We do it because we want to support the beautiful restoration and... More 

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Somersworth, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Our first time to the Music Hall was this past weekend and what a wonderful little venue this place is! This certainly will be the first of many to come. The hall is clean, the staff is friendly/courteous and there doesn't appear to be a bad seat in the house. I was very impressed with the design as well. Can't... More 

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New Hampshire
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

I vowed I would not return to the Portsmouth Music Hall, but I just could not resist the opportunity to see Comics for K9's back in October of 2014. The show was amazing. Our experience was a better one this time. However I will say that I would only choose to go here based on how badly I want to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

We're "regulars" at the Music Hall - both the big theater and The Loft. Each is a great choice for music: good sight lines, excellent acoustics, etc. Movies in the big theater are a bit archaic (sound especially) but it's fun to see art films with other interested viewers. Oh, and the bathrooms at the Music Hall are worth a... More 

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Address: 28 Chestnut St., Portsmouth, NH 03801
Phone Number: 603-436-2400
Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Portsmouth

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