Wembley Arena is located near the Wembley stadium in London, England. It is indoor Arena and is entirely different from Wembley Stadium. It was opened in 1934 and was renovated in 2005-06. It was earlier known as the Empire Pool as it consisted of a swimming pool which was used in the 1948 Summer Olympics.
Wembley Arena is used for holding musical nights, various television shows and for sports nowadays.
It has a seating capacity of 12,500 people. It is the second largest indoor arena after The O2 Arena. Wembley Arena is also known as “The SSE Arena” from June2014. The Arena has hosted many sporting events like WWE, WWA and TNA impact wrestling. In 2012 the arena was part of the London Olympics. After renovation in 2006 Square of Fame was created in front of the Wembley Arena. Every performer’s name is imprinted on a bronze plaque after the performance.
Which London Tube station is near to the Wembley Arena?
Wembley Park is the nearest Tube station to Wembley Arena. It is around 700 meters via Olympic Way.
How to reach Wembley Arena from Wembley Park Tube station?
It can be reached in 8 minutes by walking via Olympic Way. By car Wembley Arena via Empire way is 800 meters and 1 km via Olympic square from the tube station and can be reached in 3 minutes. One can also use the Public transport systems. Bus numbers 83, 182 and 223 are available from Wembley Park to Wembley Stadium after every 5 minutes and takes 7 minutes.
Wembley Park Station is connected by Metropolitan and Jubilee Lines. It has 6 platforms and comes in fare Zone 4. It lies in between Kingsbury and Neasden tube stations on the Jubilee line on metropolitan line it connects directly with Preston road, Harrow On the hill and Finchley road.
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