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A gem of an auditorium

Conveniently located near the heart of Charleston, the Gaillard Center was a very surprising find... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Sunset Beach, North Carolina
Saw Jay Leno

The facility is very nice, beautiful. In seating - I sat in "upper orchestra" but you need to be... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Cordoba, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Conveniently located near the heart of Charleston, the Gaillard Center was a very surprising find. The parking was a snap, the facility was beautiful, clean, modern. Several areas available for drinks and refreshments, convenient restroom facilities and big-time performers. I would go back again and...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The facility is very nice, beautiful. In seating - I sat in "upper orchestra" but you need to be careful not to sit on the 100 side of the middle section because the sound electronics station was right in front of us. Also, people coming...More

Thank 4_the_luv_of_Luis
Reviewed 31 August 2018

I and my family were here last February seeing Under The Streetlamp , and the venue is one of the most beautiful in all of Charleston.

Thank ALdePaula
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

The Gaillard is a nice auditorium and many high level artists will perform here. But the drunken audience (how many beers can one drink during a concert? Answer - a lot) continually getting up to get more booze is more than distracting. And does everyone...More

Thank honukaihonu
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

The superb acoustics at the main performance hall at the Gaillard made the wonderful Spoleto “Mozart and Mahler” concert a spectacular event. The Spoleto Festival USA Orchestra was amazing and the conductor Steven Sloane put everything he had into Mahler’s “Titan” Symphony which is a...More

Thank Stucolco
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Saw Kenny G. The acoustics are excellent in this hall and the aesthetics are beautiful. Not a huge venue but large enough. Not a bad seat in the place. Attached parking garage and easy to get to.

Thank tjm310
Reviewed 3 May 2018

I am generally a pretty easy grader on TripAdvisor. But when it comes to Gaillard Center, I am earnest in giving it 5 stars (balls, whatever). The folks who designed and executed the renovation of the hall did an amazing job. Sitting there waiting for...More

1  Thank Charming_Karl
Reviewed 18 April 2018

The arts in Charleston are alive and well with this beautiful building as a great venue. Impressive inside and out!

Thank wasntme58
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

It is an amazing venue for Arts and Entertainment. I had a great time. The building is beautiful and the interior was awesome. It was an intimate settung with great music. Reasonably priced. The ushers were so friendly and helpful. On site parking deck. I...More

Reviewed 19 February 2018

We went to see Jack Hanna during SEWE and it was our first time in the Gaillard Center. A beautiful place. I plan on looking for events to attend here in the future. Everyone working there was nice and courteous.

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Beth R
1 August 2018|
Response from apbayhill | Reviewed this property |
I would say no, but give them a call and ask.
Judge Beau P
11 February 2018|
Response from apbayhill | Reviewed this property |
2500 or more. It’s a beautiful facility.
Silvia D
12 January 2018|
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Response from apbayhill | Reviewed this property |
If you’re going to an event I think the parking garage that’s next door is $5.00.