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The Boston Pops

301 Massachusetts Ave., Symphony Hall, Boston, MA 02115 (Fenway / Kenmore)
617-266-1492
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Ranked #7 of 214 Attractions in Boston
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Symphonies
Description: Conductor Keith Lockhart leads the orchestra at Symphony Hall and on the Charles River Esplanade.
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Attleboro, Massachusetts
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27 reviews 27 reviews
15 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Great Show! Was able to enjoy the Boston Pops Christmas Show last year featuring Kristen Chenoweth. The music was outstanding and the venue was intriguing. Would definitely recommend this show and am looking forward to returning again.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Take your friends and family, grab a sandwich and a good drink, and let yourself enjoy the good music and atmosphere around. It is perfect for all- young couples, families with friends and older people

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Top Contributor
59 reviews 59 reviews
6 attraction reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

If you love holiday songs don't miss the opportunity to be at the Pops with friends and family - having champagne - wonderful.

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Union, New Jersey
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

The Boston Pops plays every year in August right behind the Inn we stayed at (Seacoast Inn) in Hyannis, Ma. It was a wonderful day on the lawn. Everyone had a great time! And it was only $20.00. Bring your own lawn chairs. Our hosts at the Seacoast Inn e-mailed me to tell me about this event so we were... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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13 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Have gone many times. Holiday pops are magical. Spring season is fantastic. Most recently I got to full fill a life long bucket list item and see John Williams Conduct a Film Night ft various scores he wrote throughout his unbelievable career. When booking don't let the pictures online fool you, while large, symphony hall is still very intimate. I... More

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Yonkers, New York
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117 helpful votes 117 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

We have seen them quite a few times before but this time we saw them in Hyannis - in the town square.......what an incredible afternoon......The place was full with folks all dressed up and just regular folks! some were having picnics, some were just hanging out.....but when the music started in that awesome venue everyone came to life! The guest... More

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Los Altos, California
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

4th of July Boston pop rained out but still great experience so the fireworks did not match the band music so a bit dissappointed

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Nj usa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

I really thought this would be a waste of time. I enjoyed it ! The actors do a great job, even getting the kids involved. I think we all learned something.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

The Pops are a Boston tradition and tickets can be hard to get. No matter where they play - Symphony Hall, Tanglewood, the Esplanade - the musicians are top notch, the music is fantastic, and you will want to see them again!

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Phillipsburg, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

I brought my two teenaged daughters to a Pops concert. I enjoyed it; they did not. The Pops, of course, are outstanding. The concert space is wonderful, and if you sit on the floor, you can buy food and drinks. If you go, make sure you like orchestra music!

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