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De Montfort Hall


De Montfort Hall


De Montfort Hall has been one of Leicester's premier entertainment venues for over a century, hosting live music events ranging from pop to classical, theatre, stand-up comedy, musicals and operas.

The venue hosts an eclectic range of quality events, including live music and festivals from rock to pop, touring West End musicals, internationally recognised comedians, opera and orchestra, ballet and dance and children’s shows.

De Montfort Hall is set amongst beautiful gardens, which occasionally host outdoor stages to treat visitors to stunning views whilst enjoying the show.

The hall is proud to have been a residence of the Philharmonia Orchestra since 1997. Acknowledged as one of the world's greatest orchestras, the Philharmonia run a programme of concerts as well as community and educational events each year.

Their convenient website lets you check what’s on at the venue, login to purchase tickets – you can even select seats from their online seating plan – and book your parking in advance.

On the night everything you need is taken care of, with an on-site car park manned by staff, easy access to the city centre for pre- or post-show dinner and drinks, friendly box office staff as well as bars and snacks for refreshment during the show.

The hall is also home to a magnificent pipe organ; it has almost 6,000 pipes and is believed to be one of the last surviving example of its kind in the world. It was constructed in Leicester by organ builders Stephen Taylor and Son Ltd., and was a gift to the town by local industrialist Alfred Corah.

The venue’s main hall is available for private hire, with the adjoining suites making perfect breakout rooms. These versatile areas can be set up to suit most events, from conferences and award ceremonies to exhibitions.

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Visitor Details

Key Information

Granville Road, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE1 7RU

Tel: +44 (0) 1162333111

Opening Times

Box Office Opening Hours: (1 Jan 2021 - 1 Dec 2021)
Monday - Saturday10:00 - 18:00
Bank HolidayClosed

* Open for counter sales until 8pm on performance days. Open on Sundays and Bank Holidays only when there is a performance: in person 6pm - 8pm for an evening performance, or from 1 hour before a matinee; by telephone 5pm - 7pm for an evening performance, or from 1 hour before a matinee.



Saturday, 16 October 2021 - Saturday, 16 October 2021

Billy OceanBilly Ocean
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Tuesday, 19 October 2021 - Tuesday, 19 October 2021

Jason DonovanJason Donovan
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Thursday, 4 November 2021 - Thursday, 4 November 2021

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Saturday, 27 November 2021 - Saturday, 27 November 2021

The Roy Orbison Story
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Friday, 29 October 2021 - Friday, 29 October 2021

John LyddonJohn Lydon
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Tuesday, 13 September 2022 - Tuesday, 13 September 2022

David EssexDavid Essex
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Wednesday, 29 September 2021 - Wednesday, 29 September 2021

Eddi Reader
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Tuesday, 25 October 2022 - Tuesday, 25 October 2022

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Saturday, 4 December 2021 - Saturday, 4 December 2021

The Bootleg Beatles in Concert
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Sunday, 31 October 2021 - Sunday, 31 October 2021

Monday, 1 November 2021 - Monday, 1 November 2021

Tuesday, 2 November 2021 - Tuesday, 2 November 2021

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Saturday, 13 November 2021 - Saturday, 13 November 2021

Gabrielle Rise album 20th anniversary tourGabrielle
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Tuesday, 23 November 2021 - Tuesday, 23 November 2021

Australian Pink Floyd at De Montfort HallThe Australian Pink Floyd
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Thursday, 25 November 2021 - Thursday, 25 November 2021

Jools Holland at De Montfort HallJools Holland and His Rhythm and Blues Orchestra
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Thursday, 2 December 2021 - Thursday, 2 December 2021

A man dressed as Freddie MercuryOne Night Of Queen
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Tuesday, 28 September 2021 - Tuesday, 28 September 2021

A man in a suit in front of a bandRob Brydon
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Saturday, 2 October 2021 - Saturday, 2 October 2021

A man smilingJason Manford
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Sunday, 3 October 2021 - Sunday, 3 October 2021

Five men by a door, one holding a dogFontaines D.C.
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Wednesday, 6 October 2021 - Wednesday, 6 October 2021

A man crouching on a bookRhod Gilbert
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Thursday, 7 October 2021 - Thursday, 7 October 2021

A close up of a mans faceRob Beckett
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Friday, 8 October 2021 - Friday, 8 October 2021

A man smilingPeter Schmeichel
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Friday, 15 October 2021 - Friday, 15 October 2021

A couple embracingLaura Marling
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Tuesday, 12 October 2021 - Tuesday, 12 October 2021

A band performing on stageDr Hook Starring Dennis Locorriere
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Thursday, 14 October 2021 - Thursday, 14 October 2021

A man with a microphoneFrank Skinner
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Monday, 18 October 2021 - Monday, 18 October 2021

Three men sitting on a sofaScouting For Girls
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Thursday, 21 October 2021 - Thursday, 21 October 2021

A woman on a motorbikeAnything For Love The Meat Loaf Story
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Sunday, 24 October 2021 - Sunday, 24 October 2021

A man sitting in a theatreRussell Watson
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Thursday, 28 October 2021 - Thursday, 28 October 2021

A man looking confusedJoel Dommett
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Wednesday, 3 November 2021 - Wednesday, 3 November 2021

A conductor with his batonPhilharmonia Orchestra
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Friday, 5 November 2021 - Friday, 5 November 2021

A man in a space suit looking at the EarthTim Peake
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Saturday, 6 November 2021 - Saturday, 6 November 2021

A group of men standing togetherFisherman's Friends
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Saturday, 23 October 2021 - Saturday, 23 October 2021

multi coloured fireworksLeicester Symphony Orchestra
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Friday, 1 October 2021 - Friday, 1 October 2021

Two men sitting in a rehearsal roomNick Cave and Warren Ellis
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Sunday, 7 November 2021 - Sunday, 7 November 2021

A lady dressed as Tina TurnerWhat's Love Got To Do With It?
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Saturday, 30 October 2021 - Saturday, 30 October 2021

A PoppyRoyal British Legion Festival Of Remembrance
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Tuesday, 9 November 2021 - Tuesday, 9 November 2021

Abstract picture of a faceOMD
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Wednesday, 10 November 2021 - Wednesday, 10 November 2021

Thursday, 11 November 2021 - Thursday, 11 November 2021

A man in a bright yellow shirtAlan Carr
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Sunday, 14 November 2021 - Sunday, 14 November 2021

A man surrounded by  crowdRussell Brand
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Monday, 15 November 2021 - Monday, 15 November 2021

A group in Christmas clothingThat'll Be The Day Christmas Show
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Tuesday, 16 November 2021 - Tuesday, 16 November 2021

A Man Sitting At A PianoPhilharmonia Orchestra
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Wednesday, 17 November 2021 - Wednesday, 17 November 2021

A close up of a man's faceTim Minchin
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Thursday, 18 November 2021 - Thursday, 18 November 2021

A man jumpingRussell Kane
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