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Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall

1037 SW Broadway, Portland, OR 97205-3004
+1 503-274-6564
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Often Visit

I am in this facility at least once a month. Its a beautiful architectural experience in Portland... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Carey B
Portland, Oregon
Free tours!

See this beautiful theater, plus the theaters across the street with a free tour! On Wednesday’s at... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Portland, Oregon
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  • Poor1%
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“great acoustics” (13 reviews)
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1037 SW Broadway, Portland, OR 97205-3004
+1 503-274-6564
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I am in this facility at least once a month. Its a beautiful architectural experience in Portland. Glad that it was preserved.

Thank Carey B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

See this beautiful theater, plus the theaters across the street with a free tour! On Wednesday’s at 1 pm and on Saturdays, 11 am to 1 pm, there are free guided tours. Get the history plus facts about these performance halls. Meet at the Antoinette...More

Thank debraburke8
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have seen many shows in this venue, starting when it was stilled called The Paramount, crumbling but still proud, and later after the major renovation which brought about the name change and the addition of the performing arts center smaller theaters next door. Good...More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Old world elegance is the best way to describe the beautifully restored concert hall in the heart of downtown Portland. We tremendously enjoyed a blues concert here, but patrons can enjoy a broad diversity of musical offerings in this amazing venue. The schedule includes everything...More

Thank TeamRealMcCoy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Listening to the Oregon Symphony Orchestra at the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall is a heavenly experience. We last heard violinist Augustin Hadelich in concert . BEAUTIFUL. COMFORTABLE. Great venue. Spectacular music.

Thank hatlady3
Reviewed 8 October 2017

The building is an enlightened effort to preserve a landmark with interesting external and internal architecture, especially the internal decor. The acoustics are inconsistent so its advisable to consult if you are paying a high price for what might appear to be a "good seat."...More

Thank Crowso
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Went to see La La Land and it greatly enhanced the movie experience. I was amazed at how in sync the musicians were to the movie playing on the screen. While the price was pretty high at $40, making it an occasional event makes it...More

Thank Jon H
Reviewed 20 September 2017

The architecture inside Arlene Schnitzer is beautiful. The decor makes it feel like a special occasion no mater what the event.

Thank Kelly S
Reviewed 16 September 2017

The soulless moda center is not where one should see a concert. Instead choose the schnitz, the second best sound system.

Thank Marc T
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

I've seen several concerts at this hall. It's historic and beautiful. There really aren't any bad seats. Like most halls, the seats are very close together and the rows are tight (no passing others in the row without them having to get up). The acoustics...More

Thank joycenewmyer
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Jessica P
30 September 2016|
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Response from Deb W | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure my answer will be considered helpful however here it is. I talk with someone live when choosing seats for any event. Whereas I have been going to the Schnitz for years I do discuss where I want to me depending... More
16 January 2016|
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Response from Valerie S | Reviewed this property |
Parking is very easy to find in that area; as well as a lot parking structure 1-2 blocks from the venue.
ronald f
13 February 2015|
Response from Rhonda A | Reviewed this property |
I found the mezzanine seating very comfortable with a great 'vista' view of the stage. Just be aware of the roof supports. Have a great time.