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“RE: best acoustics; glorious beauty” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Powell Symphony Hall

Powell Symphony Hall
Ranked #37 of 242 things to do in Saint Louis
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27 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 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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114 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
“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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St. Louis
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80 reviews
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“Neighborhood may scare you.. but teh theater is a jewel!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2012

Beautiful theater. Excellent sound and talented musicians. Our school is part of the Arts partner program and we take the kids every eyar. they are totally in awe!

Visited February 2012
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