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Kolner Philharmonie

Bischofsgartenstr. 1, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 4922 1204080
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Love this place & the very good accoustic

Great place to watch artists and listen to live music. Even on the cheaper (and more distant... read more

Reviewed March 12, 2018
TDeelite
Wonderful Philharmonie in Cologne

The Philharmonie in the center of Cologne in on of the best places in Europe to enjoy music in the... read more

Reviewed March 11, 2018
Falknervonmerheim
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Köln, Deutschland
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Bischofsgartenstr. 1, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Altstadt-Nord
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Reviewed March 12, 2018

Great place to watch artists and listen to live music. Even on the cheaper (and more distant) places one has a very good acoustic perception.

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Reviewed March 11, 2018

The Philharmonie in the center of Cologne in on of the best places in Europe to enjoy music in the highes class , the atmosphere is excellent , the sound is perfect. After the visit you can have a look at the old town of...More

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Reviewed March 6, 2018

The Cologne Concert Hall is nice. Remarkably the architect realized a pedestrian square on top of the concert hall’s roof. At classical concerts, security staff often stops pedestrian to walk over the square as it can interfere the concert. The audience can enjoy a large...More

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Reviewed February 13, 2018

Not only enjoying the music on an Sunday matinée, but by chance we got into a concert where the conductor offered explanation to a Contemporary composition which was very interesting for both non-instrumentalist and instrumentalists/musicians.

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Reviewed December 24, 2017

I watched the traditional Christmas concert on Dec 23rd. The ticket office charged me 31 euros but when i got there, the people beside me had tickets that cost only 21 euros for our seating area. The choir-and-orchestra concert was above average with the conductor...More

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Reviewed December 22, 2017

We have been to the Philharmonie a couple of times now. Each time we have enjoyed music of the highest standard from a world renowned orchestra.

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Reviewed December 12, 2017

Visited the Thursday lunchtime recital. Was very pleasant and interesting but get there early as the crowds form to get in from 11:30

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Reviewed November 26, 2017

Wonderful acoustics in this very modern concert hall with amazing design. Stewards positively stop any pics being taken to "ensure the architectural copyright" even when the concert has finished. Good restaurant needs prior booking

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Reviewed November 22, 2017

I saw Shadowland 2 during the cologne summer festival 2017 and it was amazing. I also enjoed the ballet Trockadero very much.

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Reviewed October 15, 2017 via mobile

Visited Cologne a number of times bit it is the first time I visited this concert hall. What an impressive piece of architecture. Never seen such a beauty. The acoustics during the performance were perfect - it is the case no matter where you sit....More

Thank Henry L
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pens914
March 5, 2017|
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Sorry we want to know is we can visit the concert hall during 30 April 2017
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Devina D
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Response from Elisabeth S | Reviewed this property |
Wenn have an extra Opera house, look under Oper Koeln.
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Response from ubiquitous0ne | Reviewed this property |
Well it depends on the occasion. Business casual will always suffice. If there's a blues or world music show maybe even more casual, however it is a more sophisticated venue you decide if you want to be seen as cretin or... More
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