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Kolner Philharmonie

Bischofsgartenstr. 1, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 4922 1204080
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Philharmonic music hall with great architecture and a variety of performances

Over the past ten years most performances at the Philharmonic hall - classical music, chamber... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
really nice venue!

I have been there for classical, jazz, and film with live music. Every great city has a solid... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2017
Cologne, Germany
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Bischofsgartenstr. 1, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 4922 1204080
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Over the past ten years most performances at the Philharmonic hall - classical music, chamber music, jazz, ethno and world music - have been sheer delight. However, it is occasionally the one or other visitor that can turn the excellent and flawless performances a downer...More

Thank Tripse
Reviewed 17 August 2017

I have been there for classical, jazz, and film with live music. Every great city has a solid Philharmonic theatre... This is the one for Cologne. Enjoy! Hopefully you catch a show you want.

Thank davidhilton
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Rather than going to a normal event I went here to see Edward Sharp and the Magnetic Zeros. The venue is quite good and for this band it was fantastic. I imagine that going to see a symphony here would be very enjoyable too.

Thank Janet T
Reviewed 15 July 2017

A great performance of two melodic symphonies by Brahms given by the Cologne Philharmonic orchestra - wonderful!

Thank Jonathan M
Reviewed 5 June 2017

I checked the program for the Kolner Philarmonie in the website but buy the ticket for the Irish Celtic Dance. Despite the fact the ticket is not cheap (starting of 22 Euros), the place is breathless (it can accomodate comfortably more the 2.000 people seated),...More

Thank Aleksander N
Reviewed 13 May 2017

We were able to get excellent tickets the day of the concert. We consider the top price tickets at E40.00 to be very reasonable. Dress was casual and the Locals in the seats near us were extremely friendly.

Thank davidandsusan_12
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

This is my first time in the Philharmonie and I must say I liked it. I was unsure about how good we would see in row 11, but it was great view. The sound was good as well and seating was comfortable... The only thing...More

Thank karin b
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

I went to the family workshop in the Philharmonic a couple weeks ago and it is a wonderful way to get the kids to enjoy music plus I loved being inside of this amazing building! Great experience!!!

Thank Marce C
Reviewed 26 March 2017

The best place to hear classic music , fantastic !! super location in the center of fantastic cologne. close the river rhine

Thank Falknervonmerheim
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Great acoustic, great architecture, best views and atmosphere. Not to be missed. Try the nearby "Rheingarten" for a stroll at the river and a glas of the local beer "Kölsch".

Thank rlicht4752
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5 March 2017|
Response from pens914 |
Sorry we want to know is we can visit the concert hall during 30 April 2017
Devina D
4 October 2016|
Response from Elisabeth S | Reviewed this property |
Wenn have an extra Opera house, look under Oper Koeln.
Devina D
4 September 2016|
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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