Bernabeu Stadium on a Derby Night

Bernabeu Stadium on a Derby Night

The Santiago Bernabeu Stadium, was inaugurated on December, 14, 1947 and it is owned by Real Madrid Football Club.

It is located on the Paseo de la Castellana, very close to the AZCA commercial complex, where most of Madrid’s skyscrapers are. This is the reason to include it on the skyline walking tour section of this blog.

Santiago Bernabeu Stadium, west facade, with the emblem.
Santiago Bernabeu Stadium, west facade, with the emblem.

Bernabeu Stadium, has undergone through mayor renovations, and in 1954 they expanded its capacity to accommodate 125,000 spectators.

In the mid-1980s, UEFA introduced new safety standards due to increased violence in the stadiums of Europe, and was forced to install seats for all spectators, so its current capacity is of 85.454 spectators.

Santiago Bernabeu Stadium UEFA Super Cup Final 2012
Santiago Bernabeu Stadium UEFA Super Cup Final 2012

Bernabeu Stadium on a Derby Game night, where Barcelona and Real Madrid, played for the Spanish Super Cup 2012.

Bernabeu Stadium UEFA SuperCup Final 2012
Bernabeu Stadium UEFA SuperCup Final 2012
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