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Happy hour

What a great idea! We got free tickets for a happy hour concert- perfect “first symphony... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tara W
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state-of-the-art building and performances

This is a world-class facility with a great group of of professional artists and musicians. There... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2018
Chunyen L
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1 week ago
“Happy hour”
16 Mar 2018
“state-of-the-art building and performances”
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1703 Wyandotte St Ste 200, Kansas City, MO 64108-1207
+1 816-471-0400
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great idea! We got free tickets for a happy hour concert- perfect “first symphony” experience for my teen and tween. Literally an hour! Amazing musicians, beautiful building- got us in and out quickly Parking is super easy and $10. Ladies- don’t bring a...More

Thank Tara W
Reviewed 17 March 2018

This is a world-class facility with a great group of of professional artists and musicians. There are a vast selection of performances you can choose from.

Thank Chunyen L
Reviewed 28 January 2018

The Symphony is a true gem of the city. They offer a wide range of selections to suit every taste. From the classics to Broadway, the symphony has it all. So if you are in town and looking for something to do check out the...More

1  Thank Chris H
Reviewed 27 September 2017

I'm a person with a disability and need handicap parking close to the venue in order to navigate into Kaufmann Center. Once in the Center, it's extremely difficult to go between levels as the elevators are not centrally located and do not go to all...More

Thank Unbiased0446
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Kansas City has a lot going for it, and it's not all BBQ, stockyards and stock cars. I've enjoyed various local symphonies in several cities, as well as traveling European orchestras, and I find the KC Symphony very impressive. The venue at Kauffman is equally...More

1  Thank Sam M
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

We attended the performance of Handel's Messiah. What a beautiful venue. The chorus and orchestra as well as the first soloists were outstanding. Absolutely the best Hallelujah Chorus I have ever heard. Great way to start the Christmas season.

Thank Jlyns321
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

We went to the Symphony and heard Mozart, Beethoven and Haydn. The guest conductor was Bernard Labadie and featured Robert Levin. First, let state the obvious - the Kauffman Center is world class! One should go just to enjoy the surroundings and the concert hall....More

Thank Bankerwon
Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

Always wonderful. Beautiful building. Great symphony. Sound is amazing. Really fun to sit "over" the orchestra and watch the musicians.

Thank Kumcretirednurse
Reviewed 19 March 2016

Our family had seats at the very top balcony in the back, but really, they felt like best seats in the place! Acoustics were extraordinary and we could see all the action very well, smack center from above. We really enjoyed the music, from Liadov...More

Thank Jim H
Reviewed 16 February 2016

While my 5 year old was more interested in finding food afterwards, he did enjoy the one performance at the end! I, however, thoroughly enjoyed the architecture, the festive atmosphere, the entire experience (minus my complaining child).

Thank Christina G
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19 June 2015|
Response from allens982 |
Tickets range in price from $25 up to $99, depending on the performance and seating area. You can select a performance, where you want to sit, and buy tickets on the Kansas City Symphony website (Google it; can't post... More