Boston Music Hall

1 Hamilton Place opened November 20, 1820 / 2,585 seats


The Boston Music Hall was a concert hall located on Winter Street in Boston, Massachusetts, with an additional entrance on Hamilton Place.

- 1900 -

One of the oldest continuously operating theaters in the United States, it was built in 1852 and was the original home of the Boston Symphony Orchestra.
The hall closed in 1900 and was converted into a vaudeville theater named the Orpheum Theatre.

- Hamilton Place entrance -

The Orpheum, which still stands today, was substantially rebuilt in 1915 by architect Thomas W. Lamb as a movie theater.

- Orpheum interior -

Boston Music Hall Organ

Programs available from this theatre:

  • La Damnation de Faust (1881)

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