ticket office


Definition of ticket office

: an office of a transportation company, theatrical or entertainment enterprise, or ticket agency where tickets are sold and reservations made

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Take, for example, a weekend at the quaint Staffordshire train station, where guests dine in the former waiting room and sleep in the ticket office. Max Maeckler, Vogue, "You Can Rent a Pineapple Palace on the Airbnb For Historic Homes," 16 Aug. 2018 The Bass Hall ticket office is at 525 Commerce St., Fort Worth. Sandy Guerra-cline, star-telegram, "Old 97's head west for Concerts in Garden appearance," 21 June 2018 The existing major league clubhouse will be renovated to include facilities for psychological services, sports science, maintenance, grounds, a new right-field gate, ticket office and vendor commissary. Tom Haudricourt, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Brewers release details of Maryvale Baseball Park renovation," 21 Feb. 2018 An example the report cited was the station’s ticketing office. Jason Laughlin, Philly.com, "30th Street Station security failures pose risk to passengers, Amtrak finds," 2 May 2018 Tickets, priced between $25 and $35, are available beginning at 9 a.m. May 11 at the ticket office (7722 W. Greenfield Ave.), by calling 800-514-3849, or visiting wistatefair.com. Piet Levy, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "BoDeans replaces Huey Lewis as Wisconsin State Fair headliner Aug. 4," 30 Apr. 2018 Tickets can be purchased at the ticket office at Regions Field or on the Birmingham Barons website. Cheryl Wray, AL.com, "Top prospects among Birmingham Barons roster for 2018 opening day," 4 Apr. 2018 The ticket office will be open from 5:45-11:45 a.m. Grace Dickinson, Philly.com, "Villanova Parade: How and where to watch the NCAA champions," 4 Apr. 2018 Sellers have been visible outside the main ticket office in Moscow, buying spare tickets from foreign fans and sell at inflated prices. Washington Post, "Scalpers still operating at World Cup despite crackdown," 14 June 2018

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First Known Use of ticket office

circa 1667, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of ticket office was circa 1667

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English Language Learners Definition of ticket office

: a place where you can buy tickets to travel on a bus, to see a play, to go to a concert, etc.

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