Mercedes-Benz Arena (formerly O2 World)
In 2008, Berlin-Friedrichshain saw the opening of mega arena ‘O2 World’. The impressively sized arena (160m long and 130m wide) offers a modern and unique stage for the best in music, sports and entertainment. Thanks to its high-tech facilities, the arena guarantees perfect acoustics and sightlines to the stage from all 17,000 seats and standing places, regardless of the type of event. Within a matter hours the entire area can be transformed from a sports venue to a concert hall.