Ziggo Dome

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Ziggo Dome
Location Amsterdam, Netherlands
Owner HMH
Capacity 17,000: (Concerts)
Opened 24 June 2012
Architect Benthem Crouwel Architekten

Ziggo Dome is a 17,000-seat multi-use indoor arena in Amsterdam, Netherlands. It is named after the Dutch cable tv-provider Ziggo. In 2014, the Ziggo Dome Awards were announced, recognizing artists who performed at the arena.[1]


  • Marco Borsato was the first artist to perform at the Dome on June 24, 2012 with his "Dichtbij" tour. The American rock band Pearl Jam was the first foreign artist to play in the Ziggo Dome; they played two shows in June 2012 as part of their European tour.[2]
  • Pop star Madonna performed 2 sold out shows for her highly anticipated MDNA Tour on July 7 and 8, 2012.
  • British rock band Muse performed one sold out show at the venue as part of their The 2nd Law World Tour.
  • American R&B singer Beyoncé performed two back to back sold out shows at the venue on the 21 and 22 April 2013, as part of her Mrs. Carter Show World Tour. The singer will return to the venue for two more shows, on 18 and 19 March 2014.[3]
  • The original name of the arena was "Music Dome". During construction, in 2009, the naming rights have been sold to Ziggo, the largest cable TV provider in The Netherlands. This is remarkable since cable TV service in the Amsterdam region is being provided exclusively by Ziggo's competitor UPC (a subsidiary of Libert Global).
  • Dutch megastar DJ Armin van Buuren sold out four shows for his Intense world tour on the 15 and 16 November 2013, including an additional two closing tour shows for 5 and 6 December 2014.

The LED lights on the Ziggo Dome in the Amsterdam Zuid-Oost/Arena area


  1. ^ "#MileyCyrus in de spotlights!". Twitter. Retrieved July 16, 2014. 
  2. ^ "Pearl Jam hartstochtelijk in Ziggo Dome". www.nu.nl. 2012-06-28. Retrieved 2012-06-28. 
  3. ^ http://www.beyonce.com/tour-dates
  4. ^ http://mileycyrus.com/events

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Coordinates: 52°18′48″N 4°56′13″E / 52.31333°N 4.93694°E / 52.31333; 4.93694