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Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts

260 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19102-5021
+1 215-790-5800
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  • Excellent78%
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  • Average3%
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260 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19102-5021
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+1 215-790-5800
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Reviewed yesterday

What a beautiful facility. Sound quality was amazing, and the graduation ceremony could not have been nicer. Would like to see a concert here sometime.

Thank AZ-Traveler85253
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We go to the Opera whenever we can and with a semi staged performance of “Tosca” at the Kimmel with a great cast and orchestra, it made for a superb evening. Whilst the huge stage scenery may be absent, watching Opera in a concert setting...More

Thank bsandrs
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The interior plaza that serves as a gathering place for concert goers is alive with beautiful curved wood walls and dramatic shadowing from overhead natural light dreaming on the bluestone floor. The several story open space allows one to explore the terraced building structure with...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The architecture of the building is amazing - The Philly Pops are awesome too - I would recommend this place for anyone looking for a relaxing night out

Thank Brian M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have seen numerous productions here and they were all excellent. You can't go wrong with the Philly POPS or the Philadelphia Orchestra. Every seat is great and the acoustics!! The ACOUSTICS are sublime. I wish I could afford season tickets but I guess it's...More

Thank Michelle H
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been to a few shows and concerts here. The sound is amazing and every seat in the house is a goood seat.

Thank Vicky C
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Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

I brought my adult daughter here to watch a show and it was great! It’s a nice smaller sized venue and they sell beer, wine, and mixed drinks in addition to water and soda. We had balcony seats and had to walk up a ton...More

Thank Diane123Diane
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Reviewed 12 April 2018

Saw School of Rock. Stayed across the street at the Double Tree. Show pretty good. Theater beautiful. However the box seats had individual chairs. They were extremely uncomfortable. Good view of the stage but we had to turn our chairs on an angle to really...More

Thank jibuwi
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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Drove for over an hour last night looking for parking...there was nothing. My wife and I had tickets to see Jerry Seinfeld but could not park. All lots in the surrounding area filled time 615. This is a warning do not buy tickets unless you...More

Thank tflood121
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

Every first Monday of the month the Kimmel Center heats up with the hottest live bands as you turn up the steam on the dance floor, led by host/dance leader Kevin Ngo. Each month, we kick off the party with The La NOCHE Band, led...More

Thank Hiram C
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mponente
2 November 2017|
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Response from pookala | Reviewed this property |
You're going to want to call the box office directly to get an answer to that question. Every subscription series differs... The Kimmel Center Box Office is open daily from 10am - 6pm. The Call Center is open daily from 9am... More
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apeksha
7 April 2017|
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Response from Randy G | Reviewed this property |
To be honest...with a show like WICKED, you would want a full view of the stage. Not sure what areas of the stage you won't be able to see. Go online, view seating chart to see which areas are blocked. Good luck... More
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Dreyfus01
25 December 2016|
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Response from lanxtonwashington | Reviewed this property |
The Kimmel Center Campus is an all inclusive venue that offers numerous cultural activities. Tickets can be purchased at many sites, but I suggest getting them directly from the Center. It is quite easy. Go on-line and see... More
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