Nelson Mandela Forum, Florence

3.9
Nelson Mandela Forum, formerly Palazzetto dello sport di Firenze and Palasport, is an indoor sports arena that is located in Florence, Italy. It was inaugurated in 1985. In 2004 the arena was renamed to Nelson Mandela Forum.
The seating capacity of the arena is 7,500 people for basketball games, and the maximum capacity for rock concerts, with general admission tickets, is 8,262 people. It was the home arena of the Italian basketball club Pool Firenze Basket, before the club's relegation to the minor leagues in 2009. It is the home venue of women's volleyball club Il Bisonte Firenze since 2014.
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  • I saw Ennio Morricone at this venue, very well organised and lots of staff to help. I was amazed at how close I was to the stage, I was at the back in the stalls. The atmosphere was amazing the...  more »
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  • Great place. Went to see giorgio moroder.
  • It's a huge venue and around there are some beautiful places to eat or have a coffee. It's quite far from historical center but buses 17,20,10 run every fifteen minutes from Piazzale San Marco. The distance is around 15 minutes by bus.

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