Mitsubishi Electric Halle
|Former names||Philips Halle (1971-2011)|
|Address||Siegburger Str. 15|
40591 Düsseldorf, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
|Owner||Stadt und Düsseldorf|
|Operator||Düsseldorf Congress Sport & Event|
|RheinEnergie Köln (Euroleague) (2006-07)|
|Venue Website (German)|
The Mitsubishi Electric Halle (formerly Philips Halle) is an indoor arena located in Düsseldorf, Germany. It opened in 1971 and has a capacity of 7,500 people. It was originally named after Dutch electronics conglomerate Philips. It was renamed the Mitsubishi Electric Halle in April 2011.
It was home of the RheinEnergie Köln, for Euroleague games, for the 2006/2007 season. On 7 May 2001, Irish vocal pop band Westlife held a concert for their Where Dreams Come True Tour supporting their album Coast to Coast. In their early days, U2 played there on the 10th of October 1984 as part of their Unforgettable Fire tour.
- "Neuer Name für die Philipshalle". Die Welt. 20 April 2011. Retrieved 17 June 2011.