Taipei / Taipei Arena
Taipei ArenaLocated at the corner of Nanjing East Rd and Dunhua North Rd, The Taipei Arena is the first indoor complex sports stadium in Taiwan. At the main entrance facing Nanjing East Rd is equipped with a gigantic electronic LED board; it is also known as Taipei Atrium. This gigantic electronic LED board delivers commercial and event messages, sometimes it is also used for aesthetic events, such as Taipei Biennial in 2008.
Taipei Municipal Baseball Stadium; the first baseball stadium in Taipei that held major baseball games in early days, was the former host of this location. Taipei Arena was established after demolition of Taipei Municipal Baseball Stadium. Taipei Arena plays the role of holding various types of major sports events, concerts, etc. In addition, the arena features icing capabilities for ice events!
The Taipei Arena is a contribution of Taipei City Government, officially opened to publics in December, 2005. It features a total of seven stories with two underground floors and five ground floors. The arena consists of forty-eight VIP rooms, capable for fourteen to fifteen people per room. Moreover, it has a capacity of eleven thousand visitors to join in the main hall for concerts, dramas, competitions, etc. Visitors may also enjoy food and shopping services at food kiosks and shops that stationed over six thousand square meters. The outdoor plaza is also a great place for promotional events.
|featured specialties:||Japanese, European, Pacific meals etc.|
|opening hours:||24 hours; except for the ice rink which opens from 9:00am till 9:00pm|
|service facilities:||1 showroom, 4 conference rooms, 6 restaurants, 1 VIP interaction lounge, 48 VIP cabins, 39 shops, approximately 15 snack booths.
The auditorium of the main building, ice rink, 5 squash courts, 1 gym, and 2 dance studios of the deputy building are for public lease.
|expenditure brief:||ICE RINK:
--Entry Fee: NT$180/ 2 hrs，including ice-cleansing time. Extra NT$45 / extra 30min.
--Touring Fee: NT$50.
--Ice Equipment Hire:(can bring your own)
Protection gear: helmet, knee pads, elbow pads NT$20 each pair.
Gloves: NT$30 per pair
Sanding of skating blades: NT$250 per time
The above fees are for reference purposes only; actual costs are informed at the actual venue and we do NOT give any prior notice.
|available parking areas:||503 four-wheel car spaces, 715 motorbike spaces|
Taipei Arena is reachable by taking bus no. 33, 46, 248, 262, 266, 275, 277, 279, 282, 285, 288, 306, 307, 521, 604, 605, 622, 630, 668, 675, 711, 902, 905, 906, 909, or Dunhua Line (敦化幹線) to Nanjing Duhua stop (南京敦化站).
By Taipei MRT:
Take Taipei MRT-Wenhu Line (文湖線) to MRT Nanjing E. Road Station. From there, walk towards Dunhua N. Road (敦化北路) to Taipei Arena (台北小巨蛋體育館).
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