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Nokia Arena

The largest multi-function arena in Finland right at the heart of Tampere


  • Located in the city centre, within a 3-minute walk from the railway station

  • Conferences, specialist gatherings and entertainment events for up to 15 000 people

  • Several restaurants and services

  • Conference rooms and office spaces

  • Casino Tampere by Veikkaus

  • Lapland Hotels hotel

  • To be completed in 2021


A new multi-function arena is being built over the railway tracks in the core of Tampere, right by excellent traffic connections. To be completed in 2021, Nokia Arena with their adjoining high-rise buildings will form a hub for a new kind of urban life that brings people together in an international milieu. The experience offered by the new Nokia Arena will be unique not only in Finland or in Europe, but in the world. Not only is it located in the centre of Tampere, the location is also central in Finland: 3.7 million Finns live within two hours of the new arena’s events. The stands of Nokia Arena can seat up to 15 000 people at once. The high-rise buildings being built on the deck by the arena will have approximately 1 000 modern apartments.

Nokia Arena, the new number one arena in Finland, is a great venue for a wide variety of events from conferences and professional gatherings to scientific symposiums and major sports, culture and entertainment events. The events are to be surrounded by a dense yet functional offering of services on the Central Deck itself, which includes several restaurants, conference rooms and office spaces as well as stores and other commercial premises. Casino Tampere by Veikkaus is also a sure source of entertainment. Visitors can also find lodging amidst all these services when the new Lapland Hotels hotel with 285 rooms opens right by the Nokia Arena.


What is on offer?

The new arena is a busy and vibrant sports and entertainment centre that offers exciting live experiences to all.


Did you know?

Nokia can draw up to 15 000 people and it is a suitable venue for a wide variety of events from conferences and specialist events in the spheres of business and science to large-scale sports, culture and entertainment events.

Nokia Arena boasts a comprehensive service offering, including several restaurants by NoHo Nordic Hospitality Partners, conference rooms and office spaces and commercial premises for service providers. Visitors may also enjoy the services of Casino Tampere by Veikkaus and the new Lapland Hotels hotel.

Updated: 23.09.2021

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