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Spodek

ul. aleja Wojciecha Korfantego 35, Katowice 40-160, Poland
+48 32 253 87 33
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A space vessel of the 70s

It look gorgeous from the outside like a space vessel built in the beginning of the 70s. the name... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Marini M
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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
The Saucer

Plans for Spodek (meaning Saucer in English) were made in the early 1950s during the brief period... read more

Reviewed 7 June 2017
Robert937
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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“ice hockey” (3 reviews)
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ul. aleja Wojciecha Korfantego 35, Katowice 40-160, Poland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It look gorgeous from the outside like a space vessel built in the beginning of the 70s. the name Saucer in English look strange... used for sport and concert.

1  Thank Marini M
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Plans for Spodek (meaning Saucer in English) were made in the early 1950s during the brief period that Katowice was called Stalinogrod. Completed in 1971 it reflects the mood of the time: a pleasant mix of socialist optimism and futuristic UFOs landing in town. It...More

1  Thank Robert937
Reviewed 9 May 2017

This arena is very unusual and actually looks like a Flying saucer, situated opposite the park it has a massive TV screen facing a very large crowd area.looks Odd but Impressive.

Thank sbush999
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Went for a Ice Hockey world cup. The venue is not the most modern but it remains very functional and everything working just fine. nice visibility to the center.

Thank andre0liveira
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Awesome venue which resembles and giant alien spacecraft, played here with my band April 2017. Great place.

Thank gavgee
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

It is a must when in Katowice. A great venue hosting big musicians, wonderful gigs, sport events, exhibitions, you name it! Also famous for its shape recognised by many.

Thank Bogusza
Reviewed 24 March 2017

It is known as the heart of the city where some entertainment and cultural events happen, make sure to do a nice research on the events done there at the time of your visit.

Thank Rana M
Reviewed 16 March 2017

The museum is free on (?)Tuesdays and is in the style of Tate Modern, but the contents are pretty dull.

Thank IanGoodwin
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Great arena for great shows. Easy to get there, but be sure to line up in the right que. Good seats everywhere.

Thank Pia L
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

I saw it many times from the outside. Let's call it "UFO". Always wondered about the inside. Well, I can't say it impressed me so much. If even at all. But the atmosphere was good!

Thank mirousi
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