An iconic arena that witnessed Richmond taking on the might of the Harlequins in 1909, Twickenham Stadium has risen to fame throughout its illustrious history. From Rugby World Cup matches to Iron Maiden concerts, the stadium has certainly seen a fair share of greats take centre stage here. For a luxury hotel London, select the The Halkin London which is a luxury boutique hotel London has to offer will be a good option after visiting Twickenham Stadium in the capital city of London.
Opened in 1909 this 82,000 seat marvel that plays host to all the home matches of the English Rugby Union team is one spectacle you do not want to miss out on exploring while in London. The stadium is a buzz of activity during the Six Nations, Aviva Premiership, Heineken Cup and IRB Sevens World Series matches. While at Twickenham take time to head over to the World Rugby Museum where you can learn of the game’s glorious past. While showcasing the English team’s first ever rugby union jersey, hear tales of the founder of Rugby who is popularly referred to as William Webb Ellis. Also Twickenham Stadium is scheduled to host a number of matches as part of the Rugby World Cup in 2015.
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