Jamsil Arena

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Korean name
Hangul 잠실체육관
Revised Romanization Jamsil Che-yukgwan
McCune–Reischauer Chamsil Ch'eyukkwan

Jamsil Arena, (Hangul: 잠실체육관) also known as Jamsil Indoor Stadium, is an indoor sporting arena. It is part of Seoul Sports Complex, located in Seoul, South Korea. The capacity of the arena is 13,409 and was built from December 1976 to April 1979. The Seoul Samsung Thunders are the tenants.


It hosted the basketball events and Volleyball final of the 1988 Summer Olympics.

It has also been used to host various entertainment events, to include World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) events and concerts, by Iron Maiden, Alicia Keys, Muse, Nine Inch Nails, Incubus, and Japanese band L'Arc-en-Ciel, among others.


Coordinates: 37°30′58.91″N 127°4′33.45″E / 37.5163639°N 127.0759583°E / 37.5163639; 127.0759583