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Great venue

Went to the guild hall recently to watch a concert . Inside the area a is fantastic with acoustic... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Shaun O
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Wigan, United Kingdom
Theatre visit with friends

Went to watch a show with friends. The staff was courteous the show was brilliant and a great... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
JMJONESY
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UK
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Theatre, concert hall and event space in the centre of Preston. Also home to Vittorias restaurant, Review cocktail bar, Bonds Ice Cream parlour and Level (bowling and sports bar). Preston Businesses 'Carol May's Dance Studio', 'Safehands nursery...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Guild Hall 1HT Lancaster Road | Lancashire, Preston PR1 1HT, England
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+44 1772 804444
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Partner bought two tickets for a show through an alternative booking agent (as is usual practice when we go to see the show we went to as the venues do not offer the VIP package) I contacted the guild hall in September to make accessibility...More

Thank Custer101
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to the guild hall recently to watch a concert . Inside the area a is fantastic with acoustic sound very good bar are outside gets quite full which could be improved. However the experience overall was fantastic. One note of caution check for train...More

Thank Shaun O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went to watch a show with friends. The staff was courteous the show was brilliant and a great audience. It was a great place to go and watch a show.

Thank JMJONESY
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There was no story, the music lacked any excitement. If you are expecting a show in a similar vein to Jersey Boys or Walk Right Back you will be hugely disappointed. Mediocre tribute act at best. The first time I have ever left a show...More

Thank L8631RHcolinw
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been to this venue on many occasions for different reasons. I have seen the comedians Alan Davies , Harry Hill, the League of Gentlemen and Lenny Henry, the bands Blondie, The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain, T.Rextasy and The Skids, plus many plays...More

Thank Kevin R
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Being central in the north west we are blessed with a number of options to see shows. Hadn't tried Preston before so gave it a whirl for Dave Gorman recently. Car parking is good at the bus station car park with easy access to the...More

Thank SteveM999_12
Reviewed 22 October 2018

I’ve visited here for several events in the past. Staff are always polite, friendly and very helpful. Highly recommended for a more intimate gig experience. Fantastic parking right next to the hall with an overpass right into the entrance.

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MiaPGHmarketing, Marketing Assistant at Preston Guild Hall & Charter Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2018

Thank your for your review, we're glad that you enjoy coming to visit the Guild Hall!

Reviewed 15 October 2018

Went to see an amazing show by the Cavern Beatles. Fantastic professional act from very skilled musicians who were able to acurately recreate that Merseysound. With costume changes, they took the audience through the years from Please Please Me to Rubber Soul, Sgt Peppers, Abbey...More

Thank Chris C
MiaPGHmarketing, Marketing Assistant at Preston Guild Hall & Charter Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2018

Thank you for your review, we're glad you enjoyed the show!

Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Unfortunately if you are in a wheelchair in the main theatre you have to either put your chair side on and twist to see the stage, or sit with your chair further away so you can put your footrests touching the barrier. If you choose...More

Thank karen g
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

I have been to a few events over the last 3 -4 years, and have always enjoyed the show, this time was no different with Bongo Bingo being a fantastic night. And we are already looking at the dates to go to another one just...More

Thank Fiona K
MiaPGHmarketing, Marketing Assistant at Preston Guild Hall & Charter Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2018

Thank you for your review! We're sorry to hear about your experience, I will pass your comments on to the Front of House manager to ensure this doesn't happen again

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christinewinnard
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Response from Philip B | Reviewed this property |
It’s about 10-14 minutes walk at a casual pace or a bus ride away
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Response from Lee B | Reviewed this property |
do the multi-storey car park bus station
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