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Often a tough ticket, the Berlin Philharmonic features some of the best classical music to be had in Germany.
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Herbert-von-Karajan-Str. 1, 10785 Berlin, Germany
Charlottenburg
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+49 30 254880
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Berlin Philharmonic and Vienna Philharmonic were arguably the world's two best orchestras. Sitting in their own courts for a concert is a must for classic music lovers. The tickets were not too hard to get, especially a few months ahead. The hall has 360 degrees...More

Thank Radiate2357
Reviewed 2 days ago

I am a regular at the Berlin Philharmonic - having seen Daniil Trifonov, Radu Lupu, Andras Schiff and the lovely Martha Argerich performing there. It is filled with history and no matter how weirdly it might look from outside, the structure is so well thought...More

Thank Cristian R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Being from Birmingham and seeing Sir Simon Rattle several times, many years ago....When we were travelling recently to Berlin I discovered that Simon was performing his very last season with the Berlin Philharmonic after 16 years here. I managed to get 3 tickets to see...More

Thank Ilovetheatre
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There are free lunchtime concerts in the foyer at the Philharmonic. Check the website for details. They start at 1 pm but get there @ 12 if you want a seat!

Thank Explorer807740
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited the Philarmonic building when I attended a concert of symphonic music. The building has a modern architecture, the concert hall has a very good acoustics and visibility from any place in the hall. The services also are very good.

1  Thank Tufus92
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to a concert here on the first night of our visit. Wow! What an experience! My wife has played in an orchestra here and we thoroughly enjoyed ourselves.

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

No matter what orchestra is playing here, one thing is sure, you will enjoy it, but if you are very lucky AND make your plans with enough anticipation and months before you travel you go to the internet and buy the tickets for an unforgettable...More

1  Thank Carlos Y
Reviewed 6 August 2018

For me the best Philarmonic building I have seen as it is really old but has a unique appearance. Next to this building is the Staats- Bibliothek which desevres my biggest respect as I spent lot of time there for my studies!

Thank kaloussa
Reviewed 10 July 2018

if you visit Berlin during the season for concerts /musicians and conductors like long holidays so there is nothing on offer inside during July and August) you should book a ticket for a concert. The accustics are amazing from nearly all seats. It is said...More

Thank Freddy N
Reviewed 10 July 2018

We attended the last concert of the Philharmonie for 2017-2018 and it was fabulous. Great musicians. The acoustics of this hall are sensational, hard to find a bad seat anywhere and reasonably priced compared to other great halls.

Thank JCBurke
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shirley_gaskell
2 July 2018|
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Response from KazApples | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, sorry for late reply. I’m not sure about booking. We turned up an hour before and as far as we could tell everyone got in because late arrivals just stand if all the stairs and balcony positions are taken... More
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raidentalcare
8 May 2018|
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Response from Claudia W | Reviewed this property |
I was there for a different performance, but I can tell you to get there early to see the disk shop, if you are interested, because after the performance they close it...And take a look around, the building is beautiful...
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irenebvan
6 May 2018|
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Response from sirikul k | Reviewed this property |
I don’t think they have it. But if you have time let’s try. May be you can try to buy the ticket From the travel agency.
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