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Philharmonie de Paris, Paris

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The Philharmonie de Paris (French pronunciation: ​[filaʁmoni də paʁi]) is a complex of concert halls in Paris, France. The buildings also house exhibition spaces and rehearsal rooms. The main buildings are all located in the Parc de la Villette at the northeastern edge of Paris in the 19th arrondissement. At the core of this set of spaces is the symphonic concert hall of 2,400 seats designed by Jean Nouvel and opened in January 2015. Its construction had been postponed for about twenty years to complete the current musical institution la Cité de la Musique designed by Christian de Portzamparc and opened in 1995.

Mainly dedicated to symphonic concerts, the Philharmonie de Paris also present other forms of music such as jazz and world music.

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  • And of course the architect or whoever finished the building needs a kick up the arse for leaving ladies as usual with far too few toilets. After the concert there was a huge queue for the three...  more »
  • We were lucky to catch concert here in our visit to Paris. Such a beautiful building with great acoustics.  more »
  • Beautiful building in modern style, sound is just incredible! So happy to have an opportunity to listen to modern music thereby. There's also an open bar during the concerts on the top floor (you don't need a ticket to visit it)
  • One of the best concert halls in Paris. The artistic program is always interesting there. Easy to access in a very beautiful neighborhood and public open space front the huge modern building

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