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“Symphony & Blue Skies” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Tanglewood

Tanglewood
West St off Rte 183, Lenox, MA 01240
413 637 5165
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Ranked #1 of 8 Activities in Lenox
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Symphonies, Theaters, Theater & Concerts
Activities: People-watching, Picnicking, Group tours/walking tour
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Owner description: The summer home of the Boston Symphony Orchestra features performances by world-renowned conductors, soloists and musicians.
Oviedo, Florida
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“Symphony & Blue Skies”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2013

Outside under a gorgeous summer sky with your favorite friends, wine, food and beautiful classical music filling the air. It was a wonderful experience and we cannot wait to return for more concerts.

Visited August 2012
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Glen Ellen
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“Lovely grounds”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2013

Such a lovely setting for an evening concert! Bringing a picnic and enjoying the music is so pleasant!

Visited August 2012
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Westbrook, Connecticut
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“A Grand Time”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2013

Tanglewood is such a wonderful place to go !

* Make sure you get there early ; parking could be a hassle ! Then you can pick your perfect
spot on the lawn, read your book, go for walk around the grounds, sit and relax,
people watch, take a nap or just be...

I have heard Classical music in the Summer of 2010 a few times on the lawn; Great experience !

The James Taylor Charity Event on July 2nd 2012 in the shed.

The tickets are cheap for the lawn; which is the best place to sit because you can still hear the music, people watch, get up and walk around without disturbing the people next to you if you were in the shed, and I think you can't eat in the shed. The shed is a great place to sit if it was raining !

Visited July 2012
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Duxbury, MA
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“Summer living”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2013

We have yet to sit in the shed for a concert because we love the lawn experience so much! We have invested in a "garden cart" with big rubber wheels to carry all of our picnic gear. Last year we even upgraded to a folding picnic table & stools. It is such a wonderful experience to hear live music, outdoors on summer's afternoon or evening. Always a good idea to bring a tarp or something to put under your blanket since the evening air can be moist. A don't miss experience!

Visited August 2012
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Lenox, Massachusetts
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“Love the lawn!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2013

Great place to be on a summer night. Bring a blanket and sit on the lawn. BYO wine and dinner or buy it there.

Visited August 2012
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