Wembley Arena, London
An indoor companion to Wembley Stadium, Wembley Arena has hosted a list of impressive names in music and sport. While today it generally comes as a second choice to the larger O2 Arena, it is still a formidable performance venue.
Nearest Tube Station:
Directions From Tube:
(10 mins) Follow directions for Wembley Arena from the station.
83, 92, 206, 223
Night Bus Numbers:
Nearest Rail Station:
Nearest Car Park:
CSP Wembley Car Park (1min)
Arena Square, Engineers Way, London, HA9 OAA
Originally built as a venue for the Empire games in 1934, Wembley Arena was also used as a sporting venue for the 1948 Olympics. Ever since then, it has hosted world class performers including The Beatles, Cliff Richard, ABBA, Bob Dylan, Madonna and Beyoncé. It will host badminton and rhythmic gymnastics for the 2012 Olympics.
Wembley Arena once held an Olympic swimming pool.
Wembley Arena is the UK's second largest arena after the O2.