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Long Center

701 W Riverside Dr, Austin, TX 78704-1269
+1 512-457-5100
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Wonderful Venue

I always enjoy an event at the Long Center. The view of the city is amazing, the volunteers are... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
Austin, Texas
Do You Know Its History??

Austin has grown so much since the original Municipal Auditorium was completed in the 1960's. I put... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2017
Austin, Texas
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  • Average3%
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701 W Riverside Dr, Austin, TX 78704-1269
+1 512-457-5100
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

I always enjoy an event at the Long Center. The view of the city is amazing, the volunteers are always so friendly and I don't think you can have a bad seat in the main theater (I'm usually mezzanine or above for cost purposes). Every...More

Thank chaffin4
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Austin has grown so much since the original Municipal Auditorium was completed in the 1960's. I put "before/after" pictures to show you its renovation and spectacular development since then. As an Austin Symphony player (piano) I remember how awful the acoustics were in its original...More

Thank music-professor
Reviewed 7 June 2017

My first visit to the Long Center (other than a stroll pass). The Long is within a beautiful city venue and park complex. Generous parking (but needs better signage and access from Barton Creek and even within the complex!!!). Theater is comfortable. Hosts are engaging....More

Thank texastraveller77
Reviewed 13 May 2017

My wife wanted me to find a venue for attending a myriad of performances from musicals, ballet, concerts and individual musical performances. We settled on the Long Center based on the variety of performances scheduled there. We attended the season ending performance of the ballet...More

Thank marksw12
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Convenient adjacent parking for fee. Beautiful view of downtown for terrace. Comfortable seating, Good acoustics. Small lobby. Needs more elevators.

Thank sisique
Reviewed 8 April 2017

The Long center is a great, if becoming somewhat tired with age, facility. The acoustics are excellent for the symphony, which we attended last evening. The chairs are comfortable. Refreshment sites are too few and therefore too crowded. Restrooms are okay and pretty well located....More

Thank Barrett A
Reviewed 25 March 2017

My first visit to the Long Center was to hear the Austin Symphony Orchestra. The building is excellent. After the concert (waiting for traffic to clear), we looked out over the city skyline. The acoustics in the auditorium were excellent - we could hear the...More

Thank Bruce W
Reviewed 13 February 2017

we took our kiddos to watched "Belle Redux - a tale of beauty & the beast" and we loved it! we visited during the week of valentine and the weather is perfect. Beautiful night view of Austin skyline as well. The staffs here are so...More

Thank theBuyerGuys
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Attended Kathy Griffin comedy concert at the long event center The location was within walking distance to our hotel and restaurants The upholstery is dated but chairs are comfortable I doubt if there are any bad views in the theater

Thank Candice M
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Saw the Nutcracker on Dec. 23rd. Great performance and wonderful facility. Great volunteer ushers and easy seating.

Thank Carol F
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Dary C
17 February 2016|
Response from MissMary04 | Reviewed this property |
I have only driven to the venue, so I'm afraid I don't know about taxis.