Paris Summer Olympic Games 2024 Venues

Discover the stunning venues hosting the Paris Summer Olympic Games 2024, spanning iconic locations throughout the city and its metropolitan region. The Paris Summer Olympic Games of 2024 are set to be a spectacular celebration of sport, athleticism, and international unity. One of the key elements that will contribute to the success of this global event is the selection of world-class venues across the beautiful city of Paris.

As the host city for the third time in its history, Paris has gone above and beyond to ensure that the 2024 Olympic Games will provide athletes and spectators with unforgettable experiences in some of the most iconic and historic locations in the French capital. From the grandeur of the Stade de France to the picturesque backdrop of the River Seine, the venues chosen for the Paris Summer Olympics promise to create an unforgettable setting for the world’s greatest athletes to compete and shine on the global stage.

Paris Summer Olympic Games 2024 Venues

Summer Olympics 2024 Venues

In this article, we will take a closer look at the venues that will host the various Olympic events, highlighting the rich history and significance of each location.

Grand Paris zone

VenueEventsCapacityStatus
Yves du Manoir StadiumField hockey15,000Renovated
Stade de FranceRugby Sevens77,083Existing
Athletics (track and field)
Closing Ceremony
Paris La Défense Arena[a]Aquatics (swimming, water polo finals)15,220Existing
Porte de La Chapelle ArenaBadminton8,000Additional
Gymnastics (rhythmic)
Paris Aquatic Centre[21][22]Aquatics (water polo preliminaries and playoffs, diving, artistic swimming)5,000Existing
Le Bourget Climbing VenueSport climbing5,000Temporary
Arena Paris NordBoxing (preliminaries, quarterfinals)6,000Existing
Modern pentathlon (fencing rounds)

Paris Centre zone

VenueEventsCapacityStatus
Parc des PrincesFootball (preliminaries and finals)48,583Existing
Roland Garros StadiumTennis34,000Existing
Boxing (finals)
Philippe Chatrier CourtBoxing15,000Existing
Tennis
Court Suzanne Lenglen (with retractable roof)[23]Tennis10,000Existing
Court Simonne Mathieu and secondary courtsTennis9,000Existing
Paris Expo Porte de VersaillesVolleyball12,000Existing
Table Tennis6,000Existing
Handball (preliminaries)6,000Existing
Weightlifting
Bercy ArenaGymnastics (artistic and trampoline)15,000Existing
Basketball (finals)
Grand PalaisFencing8,000Existing
Taekwondo
Place de la ConcordeBasketball (3×3)30,000Temporary
Breakdancing
Cycling (BMX freestyle)
Skateboarding
Pont d’IénaAquatics (marathon swimming)13,000Existing
Athletics (marathon, race walk)
Cycling (road, time trial)
Triathlon
Eiffel Tower StadiumBeach Volleyball12,000Existing
Grand Palais ÉphémèreJudo8,000Temporary
Wrestling
Les InvalidesArchery8,000Existing

Versailles zone

VenueEventsCapacityStatus
Gardens of the Palace of VersaillesEquestrian80,000Temporary
Modern pentathlon (excluding fencing rounds)
Le Golf NationalGolf35,000Existing
Élancourt HillCycling (Mountain biking)25,000Existing
Vélodrome de Saint-Quentin-en-YvelinesCycling (track)5,000Existing
Cycling (BMX racing)5,000Existing

Outlying venues

VenueEventsCapacityStatus
Pierre Mauroy Stadium (Lille)Basketball (preliminaries)26,000Existing
Handball (finals)
National Olympic Nautical Stadium of Île-de-France (Vaires-sur-Marne)Rowing22,000Existing
Canoe-Kayak (sprint)
Canoe-Kayak (slalom)
Stade Vélodrome (Marseille)Football (6 preliminaries, women’s quarter-final and one men’s semi-final)67,394Existing
Parc Olympique Lyonnais (Lyon)Football (6 preliminaries, men’s quarter-final and one women’s semi-final)59,186Existing
Stade Matmut Atlantique (Bordeaux)Football (6 preliminaries, women’s quarter-final, men’s bronze medal match)42,115Existing
Stade Geoffroy-Guichard (Saint-Étienne)Football (6 preliminaries, men’s quarter-final, women’s bronze medal match)41,965Existing
Allianz Riviera (Nice)Football (6 preliminaries, quarterfinals)35,624Existing
Stade de la Beaujoire (Nantes)Football (6 preliminaries, quarterfinals)35,322Existing
Old Port of Marseille (Marseille)Sailing5,000Existing
Taiarapu-Ouest (Tahiti)Surfing5,000Existing
National Shooting Centre (Châteauroux)Shooting3,000Existing

Non-competitive

VenueEventsCapacityStatus
Jardins du Trocadéro and River SeineOpening Ceremony30,000Temporary
600,000Temporary
L’Île-Saint-DenisOlympic Village17,000Additional
Le BourgetMedia VillageTemporary
IBC-MPCTemporary


In conclusion, the venues selected for the Paris Summer Olympic Games 2024 promise to create a remarkable stage for this global sporting extravaganza. With their blend of historic significance and modern excellence, these iconic locations throughout the city and its metropolitan region will undoubtedly contribute to the unforgettable experience of the Games, celebrating both athletic prowess and the rich cultural heritage of Paris.

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