Roy Thomson Hall is a concert hall in the heart of Toronto with seating for an audience of 2630. The Hall is the home venue of the Toronto Symphony Orchestra as well as the Toronto Mendelssohn Choir. It also hosts many screenings from the Toronto International Film Festival.
Designed by renowned Canadian architect Arthur Erickson along with the architectural firm Mathers and Haldnby, the Roy Thomson Hall features a circular exterior of sloping glass. It was opened in 1982, but received extensive renovations in 2002 including improvements to the acoustics.
For additional information about the Roy Thomson Hall and upcoming concerts and events see their website linked below.
Facts For Your VisitFee: Yes, if you wish to see a performance.
Address: 60 Simcoe St, Toronto, ON M5J 2H5, Canada
Phone: (416) 872-4255
Official Website: Roy Thomson Hall Toronto
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How to get to Roy Thomson Hall Toronto by TTC Subway
From St. Andrew Station walk 1 blocks west along King Street. Roy Thomson Hall is on the south side of King Street West at the corner of Simcoe Street.
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Ratedout of 5
A beautiful place for concerts. The inside architecture is really beautiful and designed to optimize for the best sound quality. I highly recommend coming here for a classical concert...the sound is just amazing.
Prachy Mohan - 3 days ago
Was an impulse walk in and we got tickets for the TSO concert for $25 ! Great seats . The concert was mind blowing . The acoustics were amazing. Great place for a night out in the city.
Amarjit Dhamrait - 19 days ago
Saw a munk Debate here. What an amazing place! Walked by it couple of times never went in. It's even more beautiful on the inside. Would love to see the Opera or a concert here again.
Nick Markovic - 22 days ago
I've visited Roy Thomson Hall for a number of different occasions. It's a wonderful space and a cultural gem in Toronto. It's home to the Toronto Symphony Orchestra who play here on varying nights, mostly Wednesday to Saturday nights and some matinee performances throughout September to June. More recently, I've begun to admire their outdoor event space for private functions. It's simply beautiful.
Stephen Kobus - 1 month ago
The home stage of the Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Worth the 5 stars for that. Although the venue can and hosts a multitude of over events, they are best known for the TSO. The locale has an interesting architecture, arguably shaped like a massive, concrete and glass flan. It is artistic and yet a reminder of the simplistic Brutalist Movement , an architectural style which was all the rage during the 50-70's and today almost universally panned for its basic, usually geometric yet with almost no-frills cues. However the park around it and the quality of its acts keeps this building alive and a hub for any art lovers in Toronto.
Mauricio Alas - 2 months ago