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“Go see an event here.” 4 of 5 stars
Review of American Airlines Arena

American Airlines Arena
601 Biscayne Blvd, Miami, FL 33132 (Downtown)
786-777-1000
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Ranked #2 of 88 Attractions in Miami
Type: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields, Theaters & Stadiums
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Owner description: A modern architectural marvel where the NBA's Miami Heat play.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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108 reviews 108 reviews
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33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
“Go see an event here.”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2012

Solid sports stadium. We saw Radiohead live here, though I imagine an "El Heat" game would probably be great as well. As stadiums go, it's nice, and in a solid location to go out after if it so tickles your fancy.

Visited March 2012
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Miami, Florida
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“Great place for venues”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2012

Great place for venues like concerts and games. I love coming here for the shows, as it is very organized, clean and spacious.

Visited May 2012
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Stuart, Florida
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56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
“Great arena... SCARY LOCATION and Surrounding area!”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

Great for concerts and events. Drinks and food are $$$$... What ever you do don't get lost and if you do DON'T ASK FOR DIRECTIONS unless your packing some protection!

Visited May 2012
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Miami, Florida, USA
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Reviews in 19 cities Reviews in 19 cities
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“Hot arena and team”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

A great venue for basketball. The seats are easy to find though some were very high. The line to get in was long but moved along. A good selection of food though a little bit expensive like most stadiums. Staff was very accommodating. Parking can be tough.

Visited November 2012
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La Gaude, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur, France
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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“The place for NBA games!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

I was lucky to get some tickets (thanks stubhub!) for the last pre-season match, Miami Heats vs New Orleans Hornets.
My first live NBA game, a great experience in a great place!
Careful about the parking prices if you go there, best is to walk a couple of blocks and pay less ( up to 30$ to be in the closest parking...)
Do not forget to visit the Heat gift shop before you leave!

Visited October 2012
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