Huge arenas, stands for thousands of people and scenes of historical sporting moments: the country's various stadiums, the centres of sporting life, offer amazing experiences, and not just for sports fans. The arenas in Hungary's major cities are often used as venues for cultural events and concerts, but the buildings themselves are also worth visiting. Let's visit Hungary’s cities and discover the secrets of their stadiums.
The games of the 2022 European Men's Handball Championship were the first international sports events to take place in Budapest's newest multifunctional sports arena, the MVM Dome. The latest achievements of modern technology can be seen throughout the building, but classical art also influenced the design.
A gigantic arena that fully meets the expectations of the 21st century welcomes football fans in Budapest, on the site of the once legendary Népstadion (People’s Stadium). The Puskás Arena is worthy of Hungarian football life in its appearance, dimensions and spirit, and is also a great venue for prestigious cross-border football tournaments.
One of the largest indoor sports arenas in Hungary, the uniquely shaped, multi-purpose, Papp László Budapest Sports Arena was built on the site of a legendary old arena, which came to a dramatic end. The facility hosts both prestigious international sports competitions and concerts by the most popular international stars.
The Üllői út stadium has been a legendary haunt of Fradi fans for decades. Today, an international-standard facility capable of hosting top matches and concerts for tens of thousands of people stands on the site of the old Stadion Albert Flórián.
The Debrecen VSC football team, popularly known as Loki, got a new home in Debrecen Nagyerdő in 2014. Since then, the new stadium has been the scene of a whole series of domestic and international matches, and its running track has a special and exciting feature.