Wiener Stadthalle

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Wiener Stadthalle
Wiener Stadthalle
Location Vienna, Austria
Coordinates 48°12′07″N 16°19′58″E / 48.20194°N 16.33278°E / 48.20194; 16.33278Coordinates: 48°12′07″N 16°19′58″E / 48.20194°N 16.33278°E / 48.20194; 16.33278
Built between 1953 and 1958
Expanded 1974 with a public swimming pool
Architect Roland Rainer
Capacity 16,000

Wiener Stadthalle is an indoor arena, located in the 15th district of Vienna, Austria. It was designed by Austrian architect Roland Rainer and built from 1953 to 1958. The arena has an overall seating capacity of approximately 16,000 people.

The arena comprises 6 halls: A and B (gymnasiums), C (ice arena), D (main hall, mostly for concerts e.g. Metallica ), E (for smaller events e.g. Die Stehaufmandln ) & F (for more intimate concerts e.g. Women's World Award). In 1974, the additional Stadthallenbad, a public swimming pool, was built.

The arena hosts an annual tennis tournament, called Erste Bank Open and the show Holiday on Ice. The Stadthalle is currently in contention to be the host venue for the Eurovision Song Contest 2015, following the victory from Conchita Wurst in the 2014 Final.

Past concerts[edit]

Many famous shows and artists played at the Wiener Stadthalle, spanning many genres of music.

Upcoming concerts[edit]

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Preceded by
Palac Lodowy
Belgrade
European Indoor Championships in Athletics
Venue

1970
Succeeded by
Festiwalna
Sofia
Preceded by
Håkons Hall
Lillehammer
European Men's Handball Championship
Final Venue

2010
Succeeded by
Belgrade Arena
Belgrade