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Encyclopedia > Wisconsin Field House

University of Wisconsin Field House (commonly known as the UW Fieldhouse) is a 11,500 -seat multi-purpose arena in Madison, Wisconsin. The arena opened in 1930. It was home to the University of Wisconsin Badgers basketball team before they moved to Kohl Center; currently the building is used by the volleyball and wrestling teams. An arena is a circular or oval shaped (or sometimes rectangular) public space (akin to a classical amphitheatre), designed to showcase theater, musical performances, or sporting events. ... Wisconsin State Capitol Madison is the capital of Wisconsin, a state in the United States of America. ... 1930 (MCMXXX) is a common year starting on Wednesday. ... The University of Wisconsin is a public university in the state of Wisconsin. ... Sara Giauro shoots a three-point shot, FIBA Europe Cup for Women Finals 2005 Michael Jordan of the Chicago Bulls attempts to score. ... A team comprises any group of people or animals linked in a common purpose. ... View of the entrance of the Kohl Center Inside the center during a basketball game Inside the center during a mens hockey game with the new scoreboards in place The Kohl Center, opened in 1998 in Madison, Wisconsin, is the home for the University of Wisconsin Mens, and Womens... Volleyball is one of the most popular sports in the world. ... The Wrestlers from Uffizi Gallery, Florence. ...

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Campus buildings like the Field House, the Stock Pavilion, the Red Gym and Union Theater were more than spacious venues; they showcased UW-Madison's magnetism for world leaders.
The Union Theater was graced by Frank Lloyd Wright and Martin Luther King Jr.; the Field House by John F. Kennedy and Desmond Tutu; and the Stock Pavilion by Harry Truman.
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