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Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra

300 Water St, Jacksonville, FL 32202-4432
+1 904-354-5479
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Raiders of the Lost Ark

My husband and I have never attended the symphony before, but while looking for a unique birthday... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Teresa A
Cookies and Coffee Concert....Wunderbar!

The Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra has a Friday 11AM matinee series entitled "Cookies and Coffee... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jerry D
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St. Johns, Florida
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“classical music” (13 reviews)
“concert hall” (8 reviews)
“pops concert” (7 reviews)
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300 Water St, Jacksonville, FL 32202-4432
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+1 904-354-5479
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My husband and I have never attended the symphony before, but while looking for a unique birthday night out for him, I came across the Jacksonville Symphony playing the music while showing the Raiders of the Lost Ark movie. My husband loves this movie so...More

Thank Teresa A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra has a Friday 11AM matinee series entitled "Cookies and Coffee". What a wonderful concept. Programs usually vary in length with most being around 60 minutes w/o an intermission. These matinee concerts are an exceptional value for lovers of the arts. They...More

Thank Jerry D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What an amazing show! I attended The Magic of the Movies and loved every minute of it. Never have had goosebumps for a solid 2 hours! The conductor was great and very entertaining between pieces. The theater was very comfortable- plenty of leg room in...More

Thank Aya M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Jacksonville Symphony is something that thiscity can be very proud of as they are an outstanding group of musicians. We prefer the Pops Series as this one was dedicated to movie theme songs. The symphony and vocal singer performed "Hooray for Hollywood", "Tara" from...More

Thank RLWOrangePark
Reviewed 5 January 2018

The Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra is wonderful!! The music is outstanding, with some of the best musicians in Florida. The atmosphere surrounding the concerts are excellent, just imagine to have the opportunity to wear formal attire, meet great people, enjoying excellent music performance and if you...More

Thank Mike. C
Reviewed 26 December 2017

The Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra not only play at their hall but they also travel and play at other locations in the community. They are well worth seeing and enjoying at any opportunity you have to listen to their music. I recommend them and commend them...More

Thank GilfromPikesville
Reviewed 30 November 2017

My first time at the Symphony and I felt amazing all dressed up and out for the evening. I love the variety that the orchestra brings from classical to contemporary. I had such a great time and I would recommend that every one at least...More

Thank Mildred A
Reviewed 25 November 2017

My husband and I have been JSO subscribers for years and we only see a positive growth and enrichment in this community. The JSO leaders have been taking the right steps to energize young and old in appreciating great music. We think this symphony is...More

Thank Joan H
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Very inexpensive with free hors derives. Right on the river offering amazing city views. Lovely building. An absolutely fabulous orchestral performance with a very gifted conductor. A fantastic night out. Bravo Jacksonville.

Thank Nigel B
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Great symphony hall most performances are either very good or excellent.Parking can be a problem if you are unfamiliar with the neighborhood. The downtown area is just ok , not a lot to do after the Symphony.

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Larry P
22 December 2015|
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Response from Arlene N | Reviewed this property |
There are seats along the sides of the orchestra seating which are separate chairs. These can be adjusted to anyone's height. good luck....
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CarynJones03
6 January 2015|
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Response from Greg O | Reviewed this property |
We've done both. For the New Year's Eve concert, we were in row M (just in front of the side exits) and the audio was wonderful there. We had box seats for the Christmas Pops concert on the 14th and they're just as good in... More
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CarynJones03
6 January 2015|
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Response from PeaceLoveFood | Reviewed this property |
To be honest, you cannot go wrong with the views no matter which ticket you decide to purchase. The last time I was there, I had seats in the Mezzanine Box and they were great as you are on the second story and you can still... More
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