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Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts

1601 Broadway Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64108-1229
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Simply outstanding

Completely astonishing opera performance, beautiful ambiance, very helpful staff. We spend a night... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
payel s
via mobile
Awesome acoustics

We're so lucky to have such a beautiful performing arts venue here in Kansas City! The acoustics in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ruth S
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  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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“helzberg hall” (30 reviews)
“kc symphony” (20 reviews)
“beautiful venue” (26 reviews)
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1601 Broadway Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64108-1229
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Completely astonishing opera performance, beautiful ambiance, very helpful staff. We spend a night to remember.

Thank payel s
Reviewed 1 week ago

We're so lucky to have such a beautiful performing arts venue here in Kansas City! The acoustics in Helzberg Hall are amazing. The architecture is unique. The KCSymphony is high caliber. I had the opportunity to hear the wonderful huge pipe organ at a KC...More

Thank Ruth S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts in Kansas City, MO, was designed by famed architect Moshe Safdeh. The Concert Hall is particularly noteworthy. It is like being in a giant wooden nest with perfect acoustics. The south side of the building is several stories...More

Thank lindaavogel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were there for the Melissa Ethridge performance on Saturday night. It was ABSOLUTELY AMAZING...The Kansas city Symphony along with Melissa were Great I could actually hear every instrument being used. This is an amazing place and Melissa is an amazing performer. Great vocals. Thanks...More

Thank Red T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Attended the marvelous KC Symphony last night. The Kauffman Center is one of the most beautiful buildings and the atmosphere wonderful. Acoustics are perfect and top of the art for any live performance. We started by dining in the in-house restaurant. The food is delicious...More

Thank karensP9621ND
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We just attended a showing of a Star Trek movie with the KC Orchestra! What's great venue I don't think there's a bad seat in the house. Gives you an intimate connection with the performers and performances. Don't pass up a visit there

Thank joniefitz4
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

This place is incredible!! It's such a huge addition to this beautiful city! The views are stunning. The buildings are breath taking! The symphony side is one of the prettiest places I have been to a concert in. The acoustics are impeccable! This is a...More

Thank DNStravfan
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Each event I've attended has been an excellent experience. I've seen opera and pop/rock both and have been very satisfied with all phases of the event.

Thank Al R
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

The Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts is a true Kansas City treasure. The performance halls have been designed with such stellar acoustics that you won't miss the softest of sounds. I particularly enjoy the symphony offerings and the ballets in each of the two...More

Thank AlbanyMisskitty
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

We came across the Kaufman Centre by chance and we're awe inspired by its architectural design. Make sure you check out all sides of the building.

Thank TravelReviewer1983
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payel s
6 October 2017|
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Response from AlbanyMisskitty | Reviewed this property |
You do not need to pre-purchase a parking ticket. Parking is $10/event, payable when you pull into the garage. There is on -street parking but if it's a popular program, or if there are concerts in both halls, I found it a... More
22 June 2017|
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Response from oneworldall1 | Reviewed this property |
They allow taxis in the stadium for drop off and pickup
30 May 2017|
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Response from LorenzoKC | Reviewed this property |
Probably the Hotel Phillips or the Hilton President,also the Downtown Marriott.