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“Fun venue. Cool location.” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of Mann Center for the Performing Arts

Mann Center for the Performing Arts
Ranked #85 of 433 things to do in Philadelphia
Certificate of Excellence
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Fun venue. Cool location.”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 2, 2013

I like the way the space is distributed here. They have the seats and stage, but from the lawn you can see everything just fine! I like that the lawn is easy to get around. You aren't cramped in and stuck in the middle; they have a nice little area right behind the lawn with food vendors and restrooms. From this area you can still see the stage which is cool. I really like the set up of the Mann. I also love the location! Right in the middle of Fairmount. It is lovely :D

Visited September 2012
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Allison K, Digital Marketing Manager at Mann Center for the Performing Arts, responded to this review, July 8, 2013
Thanks for the excellent feedback! Hope to see you back again at another concert.
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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90 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Too hot in humid Philadelphia”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 16, 2013

It's an old outdoor theatre, parking is terrible and when it's hot; there is no air. Sorry, we didn't enjoy, but it's an outside venue

Visited August 2012
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South Jersey
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370 reviews
202 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
“Hard to see”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 12, 2013

Even though top dollar was paid, visibility to the stage was poor. It is outside and cold if it is spring and you are on the lawn. The 'under the roof' seating is very tight and not elevated enough to see over the person in front of you.

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Cherry Hill, New Jersey
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13 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Magnificent Mann”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 4, 2013

Nicest place anywhere to see/hear a concert on a beautiful summer's eve. We saw Bob Dylan there last summer and are anticipating a new season as the warmer weather starts to arrive.

Visited August 2012
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Thank Linda P
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Havertown, Pennsylvania
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203 reviews
106 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
“Summer concert series”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 19, 2013

They have beautiful grounds and are very organized getting people in and out. They have wonderful concerts here and it is outdoors. In the summer it can be extremely hot since it does fill up.

Visited September 2012
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