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Address: Union Street, Aberdeen AB1 1QS, Scotland
Phone Number: 44-122-464-1122
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Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Designed by architects Archibald Simpson and James Matthews, this historic...

Designed by architects Archibald Simpson and James Matthews, this historic structure serves as both a major concert hall and an architecturally significant landmark.

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Pretty Building

Beautiful traditional music hall with lovely architectural details and good acoustics. Staff are friendly and the venue is generally well managed. Only downside for me is finding... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 20, 2016
Sarah D
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Fort Myers, Florida
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50 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a beautiful building with space for a cafe and a large theatre hall with balcony. Many excellent shows, orchestras and singers come here. It is undergoing renovation and is closed for a year.

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Thank Dorothy M
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016

Before refurbishment the Music Hall was a great venue for anything musical. The acoustics are good. The bar facilities work well. I am so looking forward to the refurbished launch. It promises to be fantastic based on how good it ws before and the press releases. Bring it on.

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Thank simonmcloud
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663 reviews
353 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful traditional music hall with lovely architectural details and good acoustics. Staff are friendly and the venue is generally well managed. Only downside for me is finding something that I want to go see at a reasonable cost. Listed on Union street it's easily accessible by public transport however parking spaces close by are hard to find.

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Thank Sarah D
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

A beautiful venue with some lovely music. A big range of acts. Helpful staff and a bar at the break. There is a coffee shop inside. The gluten-free options are limited but tasty. It is closed for renovation until 2018 but once it reopens, well worth a visit!

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Thank gf_reviews
Lossiemouth, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016

Aberdeen has many visiting stars and shows, and , the music hall is good place to come and see them.

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Thank mrdoody06
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201 reviews
107 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

The music hall tends to have more music shows than the theatre. The seating is good and it is always warm and clean. There is also a lovely coffee shop which is open during the day to the public.

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Thank Hazel H
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107 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

The outside is impressive with its huge pillars. The building is well set out for concerts and there is a really nice coffee shop with home bakes, which is lovely to have coffee and a chat with friends.

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Thank Hazel H
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2016

This building looks great inside. No more dingy bars for gigs. There's only one bar so it gets busy but if you're at a show with an interval, they'll take your interval order and it'll be ready for you. Acoustics are great although I have only ever been here with a standing ticket (for gigs) or a ground floor seated... More 

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Thank Phospheris
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2016

quality shows for all shapes and sizes.lovely and diverse entertainment.Check out the cafe during the day solo or meeting up with friends. reasonable pricesaffordable to all

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Thank linda5559
Aberdeen
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 29, 2016

This place is lovely inside however, the chairs are pretty basic and not much room between rows either. Luckily we were at the side and there was no one in front of us, so we didn't have people trying to pass us with little space. Also the toilet facilities really need improving. There are only around 6 toilets in the... More 

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