Veltins Arena, Gelsenkirchen

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Home to the German Bundesliga soccer club, Veltins Arena opened in 2001 to much fanfare. The current name was given to the stadium after he Veltins brewing company purchased it. The two-tiered structure allows thousands of fans to pack in, including the VIPs who fill the 72 boxes circling the stadium. Although the arena is primarily used for soccer matches, it hosts other events throughout the year, including operas, stock car races, and even heavyweight championships. See Veltins Arena and all Gelsenkirchen has to offer by arranging your trip with our Gelsenkirchen trip planner .
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  • Great experience for any football fan, no matter whether large or small. Connections with the simply perfect. Only short walk to the stadium with the streets or subway. You again!
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  • The Veltins-arena is a modern and functional stadium which has not the big appeal. Of course, the mood at the Squire is always above average and sing sang song before playing you can clearly feel that it is in a traditional football region. Too bad that the arena only rudimentary transported this tradition.
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  • The best and most beautiful Stadium Stella all over the world. To be on Schalke is away from home. Nice win against Berlin with great choreography and a fantastic atmosphere.
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  • Awesome arena. Great atmosphere and friendly people. S04 fans are good and loud. Food is decent stadium food. Seats are pretty comfy and has a decent amount of space.
  • Dream come true. Good reception from the moment you enter the gates to the giftshop to the museum and to the arena. Home of Schalke 04. They remove the grass to dry it out in the natural sun. AMAZING
  • It's the stadium of Scheiße Schalke and they're really poor. There's nothing in this arena when you compare it with BvB's. Heya BvB and Scheiße Schalke! :)) Fun aside, this stadium is also one of the best stadiums. Although I'm fan of Borussia Dortmund, Schalke is also a remarkable club having a significant stadium. Great place! I liked it.
  • Tremendous Arena Awesome crowd Grate Match Go Frankfurt Eintracht
  • Home of the mighty Schalke 04. Always worth a visit either to watch a Bundesliga game or take in a Stadium tour. Definite value for money.
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