The London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games: Venues

Explore the London Olympic venues in the capital and beyond, and find out what's happening where

Olympic Park

The heart of the London 2012 Olympics

Olympic Stadium

Head here for Athletics and the opening and closing ceremonies

All-England Lawn Tennis Club

Watch Tennis at the home of the Wimbledon championships

Aquatics Centre

The wave shaped home of the swimming disciplines including Swimming, Diving, Synchronised Swimming and Modern Pentathlon

Basketball Arena

London's hub for Basketball and Handball

BMX Circuit

A new course for a new sport - BMX cycling comes to London

Earls Court

The Olympics travel to West London for Volleyball

Eton Manor

Playing host to wheelchair tennis

Eton Dorney Rowing Centre

Good chance of seeing Team GB capture gold in Rowing and Canoeing

ExCeL Centre

The busiest venue during London hosting Boxing, Fencing, Judo, Table Tennis, Taekwondo, Weightlifting and Boccia

Greenwich Park

A picturesque Olympic setting for Modern Pentathlon and Equestrian

Hadleigh Farm

High speeds over high hills in the Mountain Bike competition

Handball Arena

Don't let the name fool you, you'll see Modern Pentathlon, Handball and Goalball

Hockey Centre

Hockey comes to Hackney alongside the Paralympic football events

Horse Guards Parade

Beach Volleyball might even be enough to make the Horse Guards smile

Hyde Park

A glorious setting for the Triathlon and Swimming

Lee Valley White Water Centre

The first Olympic venue to open in London will show off Slalom Canoeing

Lord's Cricket Ground

Cricket moves to one side for London 2012 and Archery

The O2

London's famous landmark has plenty of space for Gymnastics, Trampolining and Basketball

Royal Artillery Barracks

Head to the edge of Woolwich to see London 2012's Shooting events


The place to see Cycling and (fingers crossed) a few GB gold medals

Water Polo Arena

Sitting next to the Aquatics Centre, it'll be all Water Polo action here

Wembley Arena

No time for music as the famous arena makes space for Badminton and Gymnastics

Wembley Stadium

The home of the London 2012 Olympic Football final

Weymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy

Take a trip to the coast to watch some Olympic Sailing