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Cincinnati Music Hall

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Address: 1241 Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202
Phone Number: 513-744-3344
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Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Description: Built in 1878 and renovated throughout the decades, this concert and art...
Built in 1878 and renovated throughout the decades, this concert and art venue includes the Springer Auditorium, Music Hall Ballroom, Corbett Tower and the Society for the Preservation of Music Hall.
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A beautiful, historic, ornate building located in downtown Cincinnati. I started going to enjoy the Cincinnati Pops and have enjoyed every show. Ushers recommended that I... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 16, 2015
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Lisbon, Ohio
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37 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Beautiful building with amazing history in the Queen City. It has been a long time since my visit but warm memories abound!

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Florence, Kentucky
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

I see opera performances here a couple times a year and I've seen the symphony here a few times as well. It is, to me, the most beautiful building in Cincinnati by far, and one of the most beautiful I've seen anywhere. Not only outside, but also inside. Acoustics are great so it's easy to hear everywhere and there really... More 

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Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

A beautiful, historic, ornate building located in downtown Cincinnati. I started going to enjoy the Cincinnati Pops and have enjoyed every show. Ushers recommended that I select the balcony for the great acoustics, though I understand the sounds are fabulous throughout the hall. Parking is easy and inexpensive. I suggest getting there early in good weather to enjoy Washington Park... More 

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Akron Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

This Hall is amazing. I had the pleasure of both attending and singing in concerts that were part of the MayFestival. The staff is helpful and pleasant. I'd recommend sitting in the balcony - the sound was great there.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

I had to visit this historic building so we got tickets to the symphony. It was a wonderful experience and I will go back again on our next visit. Guest pianist was very talented! Looked for ghosts but didn't spot any in this famous haunted historic building!!

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Fort Mitchell, Kentucky
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37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

What a beautiful building. My wife and I love to go watch the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra at Music Hall. AMAZING acoustics! Not a bad seat anywhere. My wife loves the chandelier. They have also spent a lot of time and money fixing up the surrounding area. Parking is easy with plenty of options including one garage with a direct walkway... More 

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cleveland, Ohio, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

We were fortunate enough to attend a concert at Cincinnati Music Hall to see the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra as well as The National perform both alone and together. Music Hall is as beautiful as it is historic and the city has done a tremendous job building up the area around it. Of course, the Orchestra is fabulous, too, so an... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

We came early to the MusicNOW festival on a Sunday night. The architecture and the overall feel of the establishment is retro and wonderful. The old time stage with the lighting is fantastic. The seats are all great. We were first row again and WOW. The closing act rocked Americana. Across the street from the venue is a wonderful park... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

If asked to choose the gem of Cincinnati, I would most certainly select Music Hall in Over-the-Rhine. Even before entering this magnificent building, you are able to appreciate the beauty of its facade, with its looming red brick towers and tasteful glass windows. Immediately upon entering, though, the grandeur is astounding. The age of the hall becomes apparent with its... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Disappointed in this very inappropriate and, and in my opinion, a very poor program that was not up to the usual standards for this annual concert. Would not attend this concert again.

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Additional Information about Cincinnati Music Hall

Address: 1241 Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202
Phone Number: 513-744-3344
Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati
Open Hours:
Monday 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 5:30 pm

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