El Estádio de Santiago Bernabéu
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The home field of Real Madrid and its loyal fans
Noteworthy for: Inaugurated on December 14, 1947, Bernabéu Stadium is owned by Real Madrid C.F.
In the heady world of football, this all-seater stadium is legendary. This five-star UEFA-classified 'Elite Stadium' has filled the rafters with three European Cup finals (1957, 1969, 1980), the 1964 European Nations' Cup final, the 1982 World Cup final, and the 2010 UEFA Champions League final.
Named after former club president Santiago Bernabéu, the arena seats 80,400. Daily tours include a panoramic view from the main stand, the presidential box, dressing room, players' tunnel, benches, pitch and trophy room. Located in the center of Madrid’s business district, north of the city centre, Bernabéu Stadium is easily accessible and even has its own metro station.