As the centrepiece of London 2012, the London Stadium hosted spectacular opening and closing ceremonies and saw some of Britain’s most memorable sporting moments take place in front of sell-out crowds. Now sports fans, music lovers and London 2012 enthusiasts are able to explore the venue once again.
Cheer on as goals are scored and records are broken as football, rugby, athletics and many other sports take place in the multi-use stadium. The sound of ‘Bubbles’ rings out regularly as West Ham United Football Club play their home matches and as the national competition centre for UK athletics there will be plenty of opportunities to relive the gold medal winning glory of London 2012. Music lovers will not be left disappointed either as the world’s biggest stars lift the roof of the venue. Make sure you check our current events page for all the latest information about what’s on at the London Stadium, including arts and cultural events, sport, concerts and community events.
Visitors to the London Stadium can also go behind the scenes and put themselves in the shoes of their sporting heroes on one of the venue tours. Take a journey through the players’ changing rooms, athletes’ warm up track and player’s tunnel before finishing pitch side at the famous venue. Find out more about how to book a tour here.
London Marathon Community Track
Located adjacent to the London Stadium is a 400-metre community track open and available for public use. The track accommodates for several community and sport groups, including the Newham and Essex Beagles – a leading athletics club which has developed more than 25 Olympians over the past few decades. The all-weather track can cater for running, long jump, triple jump, high jump, pole vault, javelin and 11-a-side football and is available for hire or public use with a public session schedule from Monday – Thursday. Find out more information, including opening times, prices and contact details below.