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The Bridgewater Hall

Lower Mosley Street, Manchester M2 3WS, England
+44 161 907 9000
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Beautiful venue

The last time we attended here was for our son's graduation. The venue is beautiful and very... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
AliBee50
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United Kingdom
Outstanding concert hall

We went to a classical concert here on Saturday night, the BBC Phil doing Beethoven and things... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
SouthgateFamily
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Enfield, United Kingdom
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The Bridgewater Hall is Manchester's international concert venue, built to give the best possible space for music. The Hall hosts over 250 performances a year including classical music, rock, pop, jazz, world music and much more. The Hall is home to three resident orchestras: the Hallé, the BBC Philharmonic and Manchester Camerata. The Hall also programmes its own classical music season, the International Concert Series. The Hall works with a range of promoters and charity hirers on other programming.
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Lower Mosley Street, Manchester M2 3WS, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The last time we attended here was for our son's graduation. The venue is beautiful and very accessible for anyone using a wheelchair. The seats are comfortable and we have sat in different areas and the stage views are good. We previously attended an Imelda...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

We went to a classical concert here on Saturday night, the BBC Phil doing Beethoven and things. The acoustics are outstanding, you can hear all the parts brilliantly. The bar area is very nice and comfy and there was a very interesting pre-concert talk. If...More

Thank SouthgateFamily
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We were in the Bridgewater Hall for a degree ceremony of the OU. The location is very well located and the whole organisation was perfect. A good place for any meeting

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Dreadful ! OK the dancers worked hard but with poor stage set and the band (?) out of sight behind screens there was almost no atmosphere. The tap routines were good but oh! the thump and boom from the stage floor just about drowned any...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to watch Remembering Fred starring Janette and Aljaz from Strictly come Dancing this afternoon. The place is lovely. Staff were friendly and stored my mother’s wheelchair for us whilst we went to our seats. But the seats we had weren’t that great. Restricted view....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have to say for the numbers present they certainly managed really well. The ceremony was delivered reall well too I throughly enjoyed it and listening to the speakers. Well done Bridgewater Hall i enjoyed the day imenserley

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited to attend OU Graduation celebration, excellent facilities, good views and very good refreshments available

Thank JOHN G
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Attended a Don Mclean concert hear. Wonderful helpful staff in all areas. Very clean and exceptionally well signposted. The sound reproduction is excellent. Very much appreciated by customers and performers alkie.

Thank Rod B
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bridgewater Hall is an excellent venue as it is smaller and more intimate than the Arena. It is superbly located close to The Midland Hotel and just 2 mins walk from St Peters Square metro stop. The hall is spacious and well designed and has...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Bridgewater Hall is a great small concert venue in the middle of Manchester. We watched Don Maclean playing most of his greatest hits, sound in the hall was superb, seating was very good

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Brear86
16 November 2017|
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Response from wessy | Reviewed this property |
exactly agree with the previous comments
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Helen M
23 July 2017|
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Response from gollane | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but not very generous
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Alex H
25 December 2016|
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Response from AOD17 | Reviewed this property |
If you drive use the NCP car park opposite. At the box office in the hall get your car park ticket stamped and the charge last week was £5.00
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