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Stade Roi Baudouin - Koning Boudewijnstadion: How to get there and how to buy tickets (2022)

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History and description

It is located in the city of Leuven. The stadium has a capacity of 50,120 spectators. Stade Roi Baudouin (French), Koning Boudewijnstadion in Dutch or King Baudouin Stadium in English, is the largest stadium in Belgium and the home of the Belgian national team. It is located in Leuven and has a capacity of 50,120 spectators. The construction of the Stade Roi Baudouin, then still called Stade du Centenaire, came about as a result of a desire on the part of the city of Brussels to have a stadium that could accommodate for any sport. Construction started in 1929 and on August 23, 1930, the stadium was officially inaugurated with a game between Belgium and France.

On September 14, 1903, a Belgian-Dutch national football match was played at the new stadium. With King Leopold in attendance, the capacity of the stadium was over seventy thousand people at that time.

It was originally built in 1973 as a multi-purpose stadium and has been the home of club FC Heysel since 1973. The stadium was renamed after the local area and the plateau it was built on, Heysel Stadium, in 1977. It had been originally built in 1973 as a multi-purpose stadium and has been the home of club FC Heysel since that time.

The Heysel Stadium underwent its first major redevelopment in 1974. A new, all-seater covered stand was built that regularly hosted European Cup finals. However, by the mid 1980s the state of the stadium had severely deteriorated, contributing to the Heysel stadium disaster of 1985.

The attempts to escape by climbing over the wall failed as the wall collapsed, resulting in 39 people dead. As a result of this, English teams were subsequently banned from European competitions for 5 years.

It took a few years for the city of Brussels to finally decide to extensively renovate the stadium. This happened in 1994 and at the same time the stadium was renamed Stade Roi Baudouin - Koning Boudewijnstadion.

In 2000, the opening match of Euro 2000 was hosted by Stade Roi Baudouin along with two more matches in the group stage, a quarter-final, and the semi-final between France and Portugal.

Apart from the disaster final in 1985, three more European Cup finals were contested at the stadium: the first in 1958 between Real Madrid and AC Milan (3-2), the second in 1966 between Real Madrid and Partizan Belgrade (2-1), and the third in 1974 between FC Bayern Munich and Atlético Madrid (1-1 and 4-0 in the replay).

The stadium hosted four Cup Winners' Cup finals: the first in 1964 between Sporting and MTK Hungária, the second in 1976 between Anderlecht and West Ham United, the third in 1980 between Valencia and Arsenal, and the last in 1996 at the newly renovated stadium between Paris Saint-Germain and Rapid Wien.

Despite the renovation done in the 1990s, Stade Roi Baudouin has significantly aged over time and Brussels decided to study the possibility of either redeveloping the current stadium or building a new one. In the end, they chose to build a new one in partnership with local side Anderlecht.

After a difficult and protracted process, the parties finally came to an agreement by the end of 2015. Construction of the new Eurostadium was expected to start in the summer of 2016 and to be completed in 2019, in time for the Euro 2020 championships, but new delays have thrown doubt on the realisation of the project.

If the Eurostadium is built, Stade Roi Baudouin is scheduled to be demolished in 2020.

(photos of the present Stade Roi Baudouin below)

How to get to Stade Roi Baudouin

Stade Roi Baudouin - Koning Boudewijnstadion is located in the north part of the city of Brussels, about 6 km from Brussels' city center. A metro station, Heysel, and two other metro stations, Roi Baudouin and Houba-Brugmann, are within walking distance of the stadium. Metro line 6 circulates the center of Brussels and also passes railway station Gare du Midi (Zuidstation).

Stade Roi Baudouin can easily be reached by car from the Brussels ring road. Take exit 8 (Wemmel) from the northern part of the ring and drive a few hundred metres south. The stadium will be on your left.

Address: Marathonlaan 135/2, 1020 Bruxelles - Brussel.

Eat, drink, and sleep near Stade Roi Baudouin

The Stade Roi Baudouin stadium is part of a large complex including the famous Atomium, the Brussels Expo, and is located close to Parc d'Osseghem. There is also a water park located next to the stadium, as well as the Mini-Europe miniature park, although both attractions are arguably more for children. This does, however, mean that there are quite a few eating and drinking options in the immediate surroundings of the stadium. The rest of the area is mainly residential, but because it's Belgium, this usually means that there is always a bar or restaurant close by.

There are several hotels close to the stadium. Alliance Hotel Brussels Expo and Best Western Hotel Expo are both very short walks away. Hotel Le Centenaire is another option, whereas the Ibis Expo Atomium and Hotel Auberge are conveniently located if you arrive by car.

All hotels near the Stade Roi Baudouin are listed here. There is more variety of hotels downtown, which is not far away by metro.

Stadium tours

The self-guided tour is available for those who have a guidebook or map, while the group tour is for those who do not. Stade Roi Baudouin offers two types of guided tours: one where you follow a route with a guidebook or map, and another where a guide leads the group. The self-guided tour is available for people who have a guidebook or map, while the group tour is for people who don't. The self-guided tour is available Monday to Friday between 10:00 am and 5:00 pm. Tours can be requested on a case-by-case basis. The self-guided tour costs $6.

Requests for bookings must be made online. For more information, please call +32 (0) 2 474 39 46 or email [email protected]

Relevant Internet links

The prosporevent.be website is the event manager for the Stade Roi Baudouin and Koning Boudewijnstadion, while visitbrussels.be is the official website of the tourism bureau of Brussels. STIB.be provides timetables, network maps and a journey planner for public transport in Brussels.

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