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Hala Arena
Arena Poznań RB1.JPG
Location Poznań, Poland
Capacity 5,500
Opened 1974
Tenants
EuroBasket 2009

Hala Arena [ˈxala aˈrɛna], generally called simply Arena, is an indoor sporting arena in the Grunwald district of the city of Poznań in western Poland. It is primarily used for volleyball, other indoor sports, and concerts. The venue opened in 1974 and seats approximately 5,500 people, depending on type of event.

The arena hosted a preliminary round group of the EuroBasket 2009 competition.

Hala was the penultimate site, on August 19, 1990, of the Rolling Stones 1989-1990 "Steel Wheels/Urban Jungle" tour.

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Coordinates: 52°23′51″N 16°53′32″E / 52.39750°N 16.89222°E / 52.39750; 16.89222