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Get behind the scenes of Real Madrid at iconic Santiago Bernabéu Stadium, a landmark of football history. As the home ground of Real Madrid, one of the most prestigious football clubs in the world, the stadium in Madrid's Chamartín district, with a seating capacity of over 83,000, has been a central stage for numerous historic football moments since its inauguration in 1947. A must-visit for football enthusiasts. Top highlights:
1. Experiencing a Real Madrid game here is an unforgettable experience. The electrifying atmosphere during match days, with fans cheering and chanting, offers a unique glimpse into the passion and excitement of Spanish football. The stadium, with its vast seating capacity, ensures that every game is a grand spectacle.
2. Historical Evolution: The stadium's construction began in October 1944 and was completed in 1947. Initially named Estadio Real Madrid Club de Fútbol, it was later renamed to honor Santiago Bernabéu in 1955.
3. Architectural Design and Renovations: Designed by architects Manuel Muñoz Monasterio and Luis Alemany Soler, the stadium is notable for its impressive architectural design. Renovations for the 1982 FIFA World Cup introduced a new roof covering most seating areas and modernized facilities.
4. Record-Breaking Venue: The stadium has hosted four European Cup/UEFA Champions League finals and other significant matches, including the final of the 1982 FIFA World Cup. It's known for its electric atmosphere during matches and has been a witness to numerous legendary performances by football greats.
Recent renovations aim to transform the Santiago Bernabéu into one of the world's most advanced stadiums. The stadium offers guided tours, including visits to the Real Madrid Museum, the panoramic stadium viewpoint, and the Official Shop. Website
Photo: Vienna Reyes