The Society for the Preservation of Music Hall

SPMH is a volunteer-driven organization. Our mission is to preserve, improve, promote and provide education about Cincinnati Music Hall. Our vision is to perpetuate Music Hall as the premier cultural center of the region, and as a National Historic Landmark of international significance. Become a member of SPMH with your donation.

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Up In A Balloon Above Music Hall
1886 Bird’s Eye View of Cincinnati

by Thea Tjepkema On June 28, 1886, in Washington Park, the Thirteenth Industrial Exposition Commission arranged for a hot air balloon to … <a class="kt-excerpt-readmore" href="https://www.spmhcincinnati.org/2019/08/15/up-in-a-balloon-above-music-hall-1886/" aria-label="Up In A Balloon Above Music Hall<br... Read More

The Grand Southern Railway Banquet at Music Hall

With everything positive in your world, how do you get people to travel hundreds of mile and come to you? Here’s a … <a class="kt-excerpt-readmore" href="https://www.spmhcincinnati.org/2019/03/20/the-grand-southern-railway-banquet-at-music-hall/" aria-label="The Grand Southern Railway Banquet at Music... Read More