Stadion am Gesundbrunnen

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Stadion am Gesundbrunnen
One of the last pics of the Stadion (in the Background), 1974
Full name Stadion am Gesundbrunnen
Former names Hertha-BSC Field
Location Berlin, Germany
Owner Hertha BSC
Operator Hertha BSC
Capacity 35,239
Opened 1924
Closed 1974
Hertha BSC

Stadion am Gesundbrunnen was a multi-use stadium in the Gesundbrunnen locality of Berlin, Germany. It was initially used as the stadium of Hertha BSC matches. During the 1936 Summer Olympics, it hosted some of the football matches. It was replaced by the current Olympic Stadium when Hertha joined the Bundesliga in 1963. In 1974, Hertha sold the ground to avoid bankruptcy. The capacity of the stadium was 35,239 spectators.


Coordinates: 52°33′00″N 13°23′36″E / 52.54998°N 13.39334°E / 52.54998; 13.39334