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“Beautiful venue.” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Powell Symphony Hall

Powell Symphony Hall
718 North Grand Blvd, Saint Louis, MO 63103 (Grand Center / Midtown)
+1 314 533 2500
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Ranked #10 of 148 Attractions in Saint Louis
Type: Symphonies
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St. Louis, Missouri
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
5 attraction reviews
Reviews in 20 cities Reviews in 20 cities
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
“Beautiful venue.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2012

Beautiful building, great acoustics, and plenty of parking - a major plus in this neighborhood. There is a good police presence during events although I wouldn't want to walk alone at night except before and after events. Very close to St. Louis University.

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English first
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
10 attraction reviews
Reviews in 16 cities Reviews in 16 cities
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
“RE: best acoustics; glorious beauty”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2012

An old movie house, Powell is home to the world-renowned St. Louis Symphony. Fresh off a European tour, the orchestra sounds fantastic in their home, Powell Hall. Great romantic date, great family choice, great for college-aged.

Visited December 2012
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St. Louis, MO
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“Handel's Messiah”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2012

Wonderful theater to enjoy the world's best symphony. HM was a wonder Christmas concert. A must see at Christmas, beautiful lobby, great sweets, solid cocktails and warm surroundings.

Visited December 2012
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Webster Groves, Missouri
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“Powell”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2012

It's been a while since I was there, as symphonies aren't my thing. I was there for a Christmas program a couple of years ago, and it was decorated for the holidays. Very classy/tastefully done. The accoustics were perfect and the seats were very comfortable.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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“Beautiful”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2012

Excellent performances and sound system. Prices are acceptable without breaking the bank. Parking is changing around the Hall, I would arrive early to get the best parking.

Visited October 2012
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