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Olympic Stadium

Stadium · Stratford and New Town
Olympic Park, Stratford, Greater London, E20 2ST, United Kingdom
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  • Today
    • 9:00 AM–11:00 AM
    • 6:00 PM–8:00 PM
  • Wed
    • 8:00 AM–10:00 AM
    • 4:00 PM–9:00 PM
  • Thu
    • 8:00 AM–11:00 AM
    • 6:00 PM–9:00 PM
  • Fri
    • 8:00 AM–Noon
    • 5:00 PM–11:00 PM
  • Sat
    • 9:00 AM–9:00 PM
  • Sun
    • 9:00 AM–10:00 PM
  • Mon
    • 8:00 AM–10:00 AM
    • 6:00 PM–8:00 PM

The Olympic Stadium hosted the Athletics and Paralympic Athletics events at the London 2012 Games, as well as the Opening and Closing Ceremonies. The Stadium is located in the south of the Olympic Park on an ‘island’ site, surrounded by waterways on three sides.


Based on 708 votes

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  • What you need to know
    Jacob H.
    "try the world records, they are just fantastic"(3 Tips)
    Mark A.
    "You can walk round pretty close to the Olympic flame."(3 Tips)
    "heart of this summer’s Olympic"(2 Tips)
    Waspada P.
    "Try Park Live, courtesy of BA! Orbit is cool."(5 Tips)
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  • Sebastiaan V.
    Incredible stadium filled with memories of the London Olympics in 2012.
    Sebastiaan Verschuren · 2 weeks ago
  • Honza S.
    I love theese types of buildings. Really nice place and landmark.
    Honza Sobotka · February 6
  • Carl G.
    Excellent venue. Glad to see it being used after the Olympics finished.
    Carl Griffin · November 20, 2015
  • Michael H.
    Soulless. Poor roofing. Tannoy was crap. Toilets inadequate. Not paying that much for beer or food. Seating was good, though.
    Michael Holdsworth · November 8, 2015
  • Jonathan W.
    England v Newzeland
    Jonathan Welsh · November 7, 2015
  • Tom B.
    Now being used for Rugby World Cup and WHU home games
    Tom Brewer · October 19, 2015
  • Victoria R.
    For a rugby match ensure you're on the lower tier...
    Victoria Redshaw · August 31, 2015
  • Claudia P.
    This is the best place to watch any game! Great people, great times!
    Claudia Papst · May 8, 2015
  • Claudio G.
    Amazing place
    Claudio Giambusso · February 9, 2015
  • The British Monarchy
    Prince Harry welcomes competitors and talks about the inspiration for the Invictus Games at the opening ceremony in the Olympic Stadium, 11 September 2014. Read more
    The British Monarchy · September 11, 2014
  • The British Monarchy
    The Earl of Wessex, Patron of the British Paralympic Association, meets competitors during National Paralympic Day at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, 30 August 2014. Read more
    The British Monarchy · September 1, 2014
  • The British Monarchy
    The Earl of Wessex meets Wheelchair Tennis Paralympian Louise Hunt during National Paralympic Day, 30 August 2014. Read more
    The British Monarchy · September 1, 2014
  • The British Monarchy
    The Earl of Wessex, Patron of the British Paralympic Association <span style="FONT-FAMILY: 'Tahoma','sans-serif'; COLOR: black; FONT-SIZE: 10pt; mso-fareast-font-family: Calibri; ... Read more
    The British Monarchy · September 1, 2014
  • Matt W.
    They have done a great job, fab place for children and plenty to see and do. But the park needs more food outlets & public toilets, everything in place at the moment is either full or hard to find!
    Matt Waring · April 16, 2014
  • Cory V.
    This stadium will be hosting the World Athletics Championships in 2017!
    Cory Verses · September 4, 2013
  • Mark I.
    Still amazing venue 1 year on from Olympics
    Mark Isherwood · July 28, 2013
  • Ong Andrew 翁.
    Huge and beautiful stadium
    Ong Andrew 翁 · June 23, 2013
  • Marco T.
    The new Home of West Ham FC
    Marco Teubner · May 30, 2013
  • LifeGate
    This summer's Olympics games in London generated 28% less CO2 emissions than was forecast. The organizers had promised the 2012 edition would be "the greenest games ever". Mission: accomplished.
    LifeGate · December 12, 2012
  • Joseph S.
    Have a sit and think about the incredible things that happened here. You start to understand what's so special about it.
    Joseph Shambrook · November 13, 2012
  • Rusdy H.
    I should come to this stadium....while visiting Adyt in Desember....Hope the UK Vissa will be issued for me n my wife...
    Rusdy HM · October 6, 2012
  • Rachael Aide T.
    During the Olympic football final ,what a day whoa !.
    Rachael Aide Tonwe-Ayling · September 8, 2012
  • Chococha 7.
    Look out for the waterfall that flows letters. It's under the main exit bridge. Amazing!
    Chococha 7 · September 8, 2012
  • Sara H.
    Did you know that the main beams of the Olympic Stadium are made with dis-used gas pipes?
    Sara Headworth · September 7, 2012
  • Mark A.
    You can walk round pretty close to the Olympic flame. Get a pic!
    Mark Allen · September 4, 2012
  • Iván F.
    Some people leave the event quite early. Ask them if it is ok for you to take their seats. You might get a free seat upgrade! ;)
    Iván Farías · September 2, 2012
  • Lenny E.
    good olympic show
    Lenny Eaglestone · August 30, 2012
  • Josh W.
    London 2012 events and spectacular show at the Opening and Closing ceremony!
    Josh Wood · August 17, 2012
  • Dany G.
    and Robbie Williams ??
    Dany Galvez · August 12, 2012
  • Ryee D.
    This place went wild as the music of Queen came on, followed by Lennon's Imagine. Now ... George Michael!!!
    Ryee D · August 12, 2012
  • Hasan K.
    Olympic Park
    Hasan Köseoğlu · August 12, 2012
  • Warren K.
    Watching Mo Farah take his second Gold and Bolt break a World Record, is one of the best experiences ever
    Warren Knight · August 12, 2012
  • Jacob H.
    try the world records, they are just fantastic
    Jacob Hagemann · August 10, 2012
  • Zaizi L.
    Union Jack flags available in the shop within the Olympic stadium if sold out elsewhere in the park.
    Zaizi Ltd · August 7, 2012
  • Phones 4u
    26 sports with 36 disciplines - roughly 300 events. There's a whole lot going on! Keep up to date with everything outside the stadium with the BBC Olympics app:
    Phones 4u · August 7, 2012
  • Karthic S.
    Olympics rings on the track
    Karthic Sinnadurai · August 7, 2012
  • Karthic S.
    Olympic Flame
    Karthic Sinnadurai · August 7, 2012
  • Lyndon
    I predict Usain will make a 100m world record to tonight the suspense !
    Lyndon · August 5, 2012
  • Justin J.
    The Home Crowd is loud
    Justin Jones · August 5, 2012
  • Zyber V.
    It's hot by the Olympic flame!
    Zyber Vix · August 3, 2012
  • Ezul J.
    watch the games...
    Ezul Joel™ · July 29, 2012
  • James G.
    Try the short cut through Westfield :)
    James Geraghty · July 29, 2012
  • Waspada P.
    Try Park Live, courtesy of BA! Orbit is cool.
    Waspada Peranginangin · July 28, 2012
  • Nimrod K.
    Throw a queen from a helicopter.
    Nimrod K. · July 28, 2012
  • James G.
    So proud :) #London2012 Danny Boyle's outstanding statement of intent #Olympics
    James Geraghty · July 28, 2012
  • Andy W.
    Come. It's unforgettable. Impressive
    Andy Whittaker · July 27, 2012
  • Pavielin S.
    Welcome Olympic 2012
    Pavielin SinSociety · July 27, 2012
  • Steve M.
    Be careful not to spend all your cash on beer... No ATM on site... So hungry
    Steve Martocci · July 27, 2012
  • Eddie W.
    Try the Olympics!
    Eddie W. · July 27, 2012
  • James G.
    Welcome to London #London2012 #Olympics :) Let's go.
    James Geraghty · July 27, 2012
  • James G.
    Welcome to London #London2012 #Olympics :) Let's go
    James Geraghty · July 27, 2012
  • General Electric
    Enjoy the competition, while we're powering the lights behind the scenes with 14,000 lamps.
    General Electric · July 26, 2012
  • Charles P.
    If you are an athlete checking in before you thing, run like the wind
    Charles Porter · July 26, 2012
  • Katie P.
    Don't worry about finding the place ok during the games - it's clearly signposted and event staff are available en route to point you in the right direction. (Or just follow the crowds!)
    Katie Poole · July 26, 2012
  • Katie P.
    You can bring in an empty water bottle to fill inside, but the queues to fill them are longer than queues for loos!
    Katie Poole · July 26, 2012
  • Louise R.
    If this doesn't get you excited nothing will. Don't forget your camera!!
    Louise Restell · July 25, 2012
  • Mick D.
    You can't bring in any food or drink & be prepared to queue forever for anything!
    Mick Davey · July 24, 2012
  • James B.
    Eat before you arrive, I know it's a dress rehearsal, but it's super busy.
    James Burton · July 23, 2012
  • Niclas A.
    Do visit this place!
    Niclas Aarestrup · July 23, 2012
  • James R.
    Amazing Site! Make sure you go up the Orbit Tower to get a panoramic view around London and a look down into the stadium.
    James Rogers · July 19, 2012
  • Dave N.
    If you like it then ya shoulda put a roof on it
    Dave Nattriss · July 10, 2012
  • Mainline Menswear
    Support Team GB this summer with some top merchandise, we will be... Read more
    Mainline Menswear · May 29, 2012
  • London24
    At the heart of this summer’s Olympic Games, the Olympic Stadium in Stratford, east London, will hold up to 80,000.
    London24 · May 16, 2012
  • Fikri S.
    Great architecture, landscape, urban planning..
    Fikri Suffian · May 8, 2012
  • Scott C.
    Plan your journey and place of arrival before heading off, points of entry are still very limited.
    Scott Colfer · April 1, 2012
  • Paul M.
    Check out the container cafe near Pudding Mill station. Very laid back and cool place.
    Paul Monaghan · March 23, 2012
  • Ganesha W.
    Ganesha Wardhana · January 11, 2012
  • Dave W.
    200 days to the games have u got a tickets ?
    Dave Willis · January 9, 2012
  • umi Hotels
    Not yet received legendary status but sure to have some special moments at the 2012 Olympics. You can take a tour there now so check it out if you can.
    umi Hotels · November 21, 2011
  • Bright N.
    Get on the roof of the Mpc & Throw Stones At Passers Bye
    Bright Nleary · August 30, 2011
  • Sarah P.
    Go to pudding lane not Stratford
    Sarah Pearce · April 7, 2011
  • Long P.
    I can see everything from here..great place!
    Long Pham · August 28, 2010
  • Fernanda A.
    Ótimo estádio!!!
    Fernanda Araujo · January 6
  • Правительство РФ
    28 июля 2012 года Глава Правительства Д.А. Медведев посетил открытие Олимпиады 2012 на Олимпийском Стадионе в Лондоне и совершил визит в Олимпийскую деревню, где пообщался с российскими спортсменами.
  • Oliver T.
    Gran evento...
    Oliver Torres · August 13, 2012
  • Thibault d.
    Paris 2012
    Thibault d m · August 12, 2012
  • Cristobal A.
    posh me saluda y me invita a tomar once despues del cierre
    Cristobal Acevedo · August 12, 2012
  • Gerardo J.
    Hola, ando turisteando
  • Hellmuth H.
    Con los cauros viendo los JJ.OO
    Hellmuth Hugo Ebner · July 27, 2012
  • Cristo L.
    dentro de poco disfrutaremos de los juego olímpicos aquí
    Cristo Leon · May 10, 2012

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