Johan Cruijff ArenA Also know as Amsterdam ArenA

Johan Cruijff Boulevard 1
1100 DL Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Tel: +31 (0)20311 1333

Johan Cruijff ArenA

  • Amsterdam centre km straight line

The Johan Cruijff ArenA, formerly known as the Amsterdam ArenA, stands proudly in Amsterdam, the lively capital of the Netherlands. Inaugurated in 1996, the arena has since played host to a vast array of events. Amsterdam, where the ArenA is located, is a truly distinctive city. Covering an area of roughly 219 square kilometres and housing a population of over 800,000 inhabitants, it is a nexus of culture and history. Positioned in the west of the country, Amsterdam is famed for its intricate canals, venerable buildings, and a rich collection of museums. Historically, the city flourished during the 17th century, the "Golden Age", establishing itself as a crucial trading hub. Today, it boasts numerous attractions including the Anne Frank House, the Van Gogh Museum, and the Royal Palace. The Johan Cruijff ArenA itself is a marvel of architecture and design, with the capacity to seat over 54,000 spectators, making it one of the Netherlands' largest stadiums. Beyond the main stadium, several halls and open spaces cater to diverse events. A standout feature is its pioneering retractable roof, positioning it amongst Europe's most advanced stadiums. This design ensures events can proceed regardless of the weather. Equipped with cutting-edge technologies and amenities, the stadium promises visitors a memorable experience. While primarily serving as the home ground for the renowned football club AFC Ajax, the arena has also welcomed international music sensations like Beyoncé, Coldplay, and U2, and has been the venue for various trade shows, conferences, and other significant events.

Please note: Fair dates may be changed.

1 trade fair

12. - 13. September 2024

Facts & Figures

In terms of connectivity, the Johan Cruijff ArenA is superbly situated. It lies near the A2 motorway and boasts excellent public transport links, particularly via metro and several bus routes. Schiphol Airport, among Europe's busiest, is a brief drive away. For those arriving by car, numerous parking facilities are available both within and around the arena.
  • Amsterdam centre 10118 m straight line
  • Railway station at the exhibition centre
  • Underground station at the exhibition centre
  • GPS: 52.31442137,4.94160643
  • Amsterdam Airport Schiphol AMS 7.52 km

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Amsterdam, Netherlands

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