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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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260 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19102-5021
+1 215-790-5800
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Reviewed 13 August 2017

I have never had a bad experience at the Kimmel Center. Wherever you sit the view is always good. Staff is always helpful and they have some Amazing concerts and shows comparable to New York City.

Thank wicket3
Reviewed 9 August 2017

My daughter had her College graduation commencement here. It holds hundreds of people. The acoustics are great and the seats are in a slight semi-circle to give you the best angle on the center stage. Our family had a wonderful time here. Seeing a concert...More

Thank BillD5853338
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Your guests will be amazed at the interior of this beautiful performing arts center. Walk around - enjoy - have fun !!

Thank Christie M
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

The venue: A striking, modern building, capped with a arc of glass, that is quite arresting. It was a beautiful place for our meeting and guests. The auditorium worked well, and we were able to cater a break in the lobby area, which felt wonderful....More

Thank MarkWorld
Reviewed 18 July 2017

We loved "Buddy" - The Buddy Holly Story which had a great cast that let us relive seeing this show in London many years ago. People were dancing in the aisles as were we. We have been to many shows here as well as the...More

Thank CaptMakai
Reviewed 10 July 2017

There is not a bad seat in the house - the acoustics are fantastic and seats are comfortable. Wonderful place to see Broadway quality performances. Always a pleasure to attend an event at the Kimmel.

Thank JerseyKukla
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Just being in this building makes me feel good! With two perfectly designed concert venues, you will not be disappointed. The Perelman Theater is a smaller, more intimate setting designed for chamber music, soloists and the like; Verizon Hall houses superb sound and seating for...More

Thank Sheila S
Reviewed 5 July 2017

The Kimmel Center is an interesting venue in a convenient location. It is located on South Broad Street in Philadelphia's theater district (Avenue of the Arts). It is a modern building with an unusual design (i.e., very open feeling with the theaters being almost like...More

Thank Steven B
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

We went for The Buddy Holly Story this evening. Have been to many symphonies here. Always enjoy the facilities. First time in the Perelman. It was intimate and comfortable. Also, very acoustically pleasant. I would attend many other plays here as we enjoyed the proximity...More

Thank Mike K
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Saw Diana Krall performance. No bad seats for any music and a lot cheaper than NYC shows! Cannot wait till Hamilton gets there in the spring.

Thank ronsF6171VH
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2 November 2017|
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
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
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