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Palasport di San Siro

Palasport di San Siro was an indoor arena in Milan, Italy. It was primarily used for basketball and volleyball until the PalaSharp opened in 1985. The arena held 18,000 spectators and opened on 31 January 1976.[1] On January 17, 1985, a large snowfall collapsed the roof and the arena was closed. [2]

Palasport di San Siro
LocationMilan, Lombardia, Italy
Coordinates45°28′45.05″N 9°7′7.69″E / 45.4791806°N 9.1188028°E / 45.4791806; 9.1188028
Capacity18,000
Construction
Opened1976
Demolished1985
Tenants
1978 European Athletics Indoor Championships
1982 European Athletics Indoor Championships
Olimpia Milano (1976-1985)

On 14 and 15 September 1984, at Palasport di San Siro, British rock band Queen made their only own two concerts (besides the 1984 Sanremo Music Festival) in Italy with Freddie Mercury as frontman.

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