Town Hall and Symphony Hall Birmingham is a top UK music organisation which welcomes over 500,000 visitors to around 800 events each year. The Grade I listed Town Hall is one of the oldest concert halls in the world, and has been at the centre of Birmingham’s cultural life since it opened in 1834. Charles Dickens read A Christmas Carol for the first time on Town Hall’s stage, Mendelssohn’s Elijah and Elgar’s The Dream of Gerontius received their premieres in the hall, and in the 1950s to 1970s the venue played host to many of the biggest names in popular music such as Led Zeppelin, Buddy Holly, Chuck Berry and the Beatles.

Broad Street, Victoria Square, Birmingham B1 2EA


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