Auestadion

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Auestadion
Auestadion, north grandstand at 6 December 2003
Location Kassel, Hesse, Germany
Coordinates 51°17′55″N 9°29′3″E / 51.29861°N 9.48417°E / 51.29861; 9.48417Coordinates: 51°17′55″N 9°29′3″E / 51.29861°N 9.48417°E / 51.29861; 9.48417
Owner City of Kassel
Capacity 17,993
Field size 106 x 65 m
Surface grass
Scoreboard no
Construction
Broke ground 1950s
Built 1953
Opened 23. August 1953
Renovated 1983−1993
Expanded 2003−2009
Tenants
KSV Hessen Kassel

Auestadion is a multi-use stadium in Kassel, Germany close to the Karlsaue park. It is used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of KSV Hessen Kassel. The stadium is able to hold 18000 people. It was opened on 23 August 1953, and renovated between 1983-1993 and between 2006-2008.