As the centrepiece of London 2012, 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 are 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 London Stadium, including arts and cultural events, sport, concerts and community events. We encourage everyone coming to London Stadium to use the Park’s excellent public transport links.
Visitors to 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
The London Marathon Community Track opened in 2018, and features a floodlit six-lane 400m athletics track and field event space; a full-sized football pitch; covered spectator stands; changing rooms and a clubroom. As well as providing warm up tracks and event space for major sporting events at London Stadium, it also open to local residents and the wider community.
The Track is home to the Newham and Essex Beagles, as well as Bobby Moore Academy School, who use it as part of their sports facilities. It is also runs open public sessions throughout the week. Find out more information, including session times and prices below.