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Address: 1250 Bellflower Blvd., California State University Long Beach, Long Beach, CA 90840
Phone Number: 562-985-4949
Description: This imposing edifice on the campus of California State University Long...
This imposing edifice on the campus of California State University Long Beach, is one of only three pyramid-shaped buildings in the U.S. and is used for various functions including sporting events, gymnasium, conferences, weddings and filming for movies and commercials.
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Awesome place

Was there to watch a men's volleyball game. People very nice and helpful. Great place to watch a game. Was able to sit very close to watch action.

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 27, 2015
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39 reviews 39 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

Was there to watch a men's volleyball game. People very nice and helpful. Great place to watch a game. Was able to sit very close to watch action.

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Redondo Beach, California
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141 reviews 141 reviews
8 attraction reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Built In 1994 - Celebrating Ten Years Now, "The Walter Pyramid" Brings Me Back To 'My Old School'. LBSU Men's and Women's Basketball as well as Volleyball Are Played Here. It Seats 4,500 People and Its An 'Icon' Here @ Long Beach State. Proud Alumni, Proud To See This Building Represent Our University. GO BEACH!!! Joseph Goria aka Joe G.... More 

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Bakersfield, California
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98 reviews 98 reviews
28 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

We only drove by to see this amazing site. Would love to return and see the inside. Easy to find just across the parking lot from where we parked to see the Japanese Gardens.

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New York City, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

The pyramid is a super unique structure that is awesome to look at up close. It is home to lots of sporting events, and the way the stands are setup is awesome. If you have a sporting event to go to there, be excited it is a great spot.

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San Diego, California
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111 reviews 111 reviews
31 attraction reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

Pretty cool arena. Lots going on here and was happy to catch a game here. I recommend it to anyone who is a sports fan in the Long Beach Area

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San Juan Capistrano, California
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28 reviews 28 reviews
19 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013

The parking can be tricky, because it is on a college campus, but this is a great venue. I come here to see CSULB basketball. The seats are all good, concessions reasonable.

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Long Beach, California
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58 reviews 58 reviews
26 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2013

Experiencing the Walter Pyramid is something you should not miss. 49er Basketball and Volleyball games are great, extremely reasonably priced competitive events that make into a great event for everyone. The Pyramid's been used in numerous movies including (a favorite), Starship Troopers.

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Los Angeles, California
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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2013

There are very few modern pyramids in the world and there are only three in that I know of in the USA -- The Walter Pyramid at California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) is one of them. It is a truly one-of-kind structure in this part of the state and rises majestically from the manicured lawn that serves as its... More 

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Long Beach, California
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61 reviews 61 reviews
25 attraction reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2012

The pyramid can be seen from miles around. It's imposing glass structure is an impressive sight. It's also the entrance to the university. If you have some spare time.. give it a gander.

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seal beach, CA
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2011

It's fun to see a basketball game or other event at this venue and it's visible as you fly into Long Beach as well (left side of the plane, big blue pyramid). behind the pyramid are many soccer fields and other recreation areas for Long Beach State -- great for pickup soccer games.

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