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Boardwalk Hall

2301 Boardwalk, Atlantic City, NJ 08401-6693
+1 609-348-7000
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Iconic Building Has Seen it all or so it Seems

Fights, concerts, pageants, exhibits and more. Plus the architecture itself is worth a visit... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
TommyBoy94
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Nice boardwalk

The board walk in Atlantic city is nice but very busy. There is a lot to do and a lot to see while... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
gcd075
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Cumberland, Rhode Island
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Boardwalk Hall is a multi-purpose facility located on the iconic Atlantic City Boardwalk and features the 141,000-square-foot main arena with a capacity of 14,770 seats as well as the 23,100-square-foot Adrian Phillips Theater with a capacity of 3,200. Constructed in 1929 as the country’s original convention center, for 85 years Boardwalk Hall has dazzled guests and residents of Atlantic City with legendary stage icons such as Elton John, Paul McCartney, The Rolling Stones, and the Beatles. In 2001, a $90-million restoration project was completed to transform the original convention hall into its current state as a modern special events arena capable of hosting concerts, sporting events and family shows. Boardwalk Hall is owned and funded by the New Jersey Casino Reinvestment Development Authority (CRDA). Spectra by Comcast Spectacor provides both Venue Management and Food Services & Hospitality to Boardwalk Hall.
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“pipe organ” (29 reviews)
“light show” (31 reviews)
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2301 Boardwalk, Atlantic City, NJ 08401-6693
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Fights, concerts, pageants, exhibits and more. Plus the architecture itself is worth a visit whether you are going to a show or not. Keeps you out of mischief as well...at least sometimes it does.

Thank TommyBoy94
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The board walk in Atlantic city is nice but very busy. There is a lot to do and a lot to see while walking around. It is a nice adventure away from laying on the beach.

Thank gcd075
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice place I was really surprised at the size of the arena. It was very clean and plenty of workers to assist your needs. There were food choices like at most sporting arenas. The only thing they need to do is add larger TV's...More

Thank Bellebeast68
Reviewed 11 September 2017

We saw the Who her, had Floor seats, but also went and sat with some friends in another section. Great place to see a show. Loved the sound system and acoustics. Really, not a bad seat in the house. The food wasn't bad either. Nice...More

Thank Wayne O
Reviewed 15 August 2017

We stumbled upon this as we were walking on the boardwalk. They house the world's biggest pipe organ. It was incredible. They are currently restoring it and right now have two chambers of it working. There was a noon concert and it brought tears to...More

Thank Donna T
Reviewed 14 August 2017

It's a nice large venue. Sound is decent and the entrance and people walkways are wide and clean and organized well.

Thank Bernardo F
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Don't miss the daily organ concert at noon, but Wednesdays at 10 am the concert includes a fantastic and unbelievable 2 hour tour not to be missed.......largest organ in the world!

Thank medgate
Reviewed 28 July 2017

A 12 noon Thursday must do. Includes a 1/2 hr. organ recital and organ related tour. Unusual, interesting and free. However please make a donation to continue this worthy endeavor.

Thank Frank S
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Boardwalk Hall is notable as the site of the world's largest musical instrument. Even if it is only 50% functional, the organ is magnificent. There are free concerts every weekday at noon, as well as guided tours every Wednesday. The tours, which cover the organ...More

Thank MrSaturn64
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Boardwalk Hall is a cavernous venue. It is the home of the Miss America Pageant. We spent a pleasurable evening with about 100 others watching Harold Lloyd's silent film classic Safety Last, accompanied by a live organ performance on one of the Hall's classic organs....More

Thank Bruce B
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Natalie L
4 April 2017|
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Response from pntr6875 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry but I don't know about club seats...I know that we sit in section 122 and it is on the first level not counting the floor seats. I would imaging the 300 seats are up high but not sure. You can go to the event you want... More
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Theresa J
2 October 2016|
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Response from Gee D | Reviewed this property |
Can't say....stayed a Caesar's which is one block north. Try mapquest
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Ross M
21 September 2015|
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Response from dearanij | Reviewed this property |
What are you talking about?? We loved the show and we loved the venue.
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