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Usher Hall

The Usher Hall is Scotland's only five-star concert hall hosting a range of concerts from rock, pop, classical, jazz, world and folk music. The venue has hosted concerts and events since it opened way back in 1914! A beautiful Edwardian building with a modern twist, which is well loved by performers and audiences all over the world due to its magnificent acoustics.

The Usher Hall has bars on all levels, serving a range of popular refreshments and nibbles, and each bar is open an hour before the events in the main auditorium. The Hall is located within easy reach of many restaurants.

Access information:
Ground floor access is at the main Cafe Bar and Box Office entrance on Grindlay Street with lifts to all levels. There are 12 wheelchair accessible spaces (Stalls x 10, Grand Circle x 2). Please advise the Box Office at the time of booking if you require one of these. Assistance dogs are welcome. There is a loop system in the hall.

Getting there:
You can travel to the Usher Hall on the following Lothian Buses services: 11, X15, 22, 24, 35, 36.

Many of our venues in and around the city centre are easily accessible on foot and by public transport so please consider the environment when planning your travel to and from our events. Public transport information is available from Traveline Scotland - and 0871 200 22 33 - 24 hours a day.

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