Beijing National Stadium

Beijing National Stadium, officially known the National Stadium, though colloquially known as the Bird's Nest based on its appearance. The capacity of the stadium at the time of the 2008 Olympic Games was 91,000, that number has been reduced to a capacity of capacity to 80,000 after 11,000 temporary seats were removed after the Olympics.

The stadium was designed for use throughout the 2008 Summer Olympics and Paralympics, and will be used again in the 2022 Winter Olympics.

2008 Beijing birdsnest Beijing "birdsnest" National Stadium

Events held at the Beijing National Stadium


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