Staples Center (USA) – description, history, location. The exact address, phone number, website. Reviews of tourists, photos and videos.

Staples Center in Los Angeles is a universal sports complex with a capacity of up to 20 thousand people. The huge semi-circular building was built in a futuristic style almost entirely of glass. The center was opened in 1999, and since then, the largest competitions, concerts and shows have been held here – in total, about 250 mass entertainment events a year.

It is the home ground of many famous Los Angeles sports teams, including the Los Angeles Sparks, Los Angeles Clippers, Los Angeles Kings, etc. Over the years, it hosted the final series of the NHL and NBA, the US Figure Skating Championships. skating, NHL All-Star Game, as well as championships in tennis and extreme sports, wrestling and boxing.

Since 2000, the Grammy Awards have been awarded at the Staples Center (the only exception was 2003, then this event was hosted by Madison Square Garden in New York), it was here that the farewell ceremony with Michael Jackson took place in 2009 g, and to this day, concerts of world stars, shows, exhibitions and performances are regularly held.

Practical information

Address: Los Angeles, 1111 S. Figueroa St, CA 90015 A 90068. Website (in English).

How to get there: Take the blue or blue metro line to Pico station.

Entrance: from 20 USD, tickets to concerts of world stars (for example, Elton John) – from 59 USD. Prices on the page are for February 2019.

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