Located nearly 20 miles east of New York City on Long Island the Nassau Coliseum is included in our collection especially for hockey fans, as it is the home to the New York Islanders NHL team. If you want to take in an Islanders home game during your visit to New York, this is where you must go.
Often just called "The Coliseum", it seats for 16,250 for hockey and somewhat more for other events. Like most arena's the Nassau Coliseum hosts a number of other sporting events and music concerts throughout the year.
Facts For Your Visit
Official Website: Nassau Veterans Memorial ColiseumFee: Yes - Varies by event.
Many indoor and even some outdoor tourist attractions are temporarily closed due to the Global COVID-19 pandemic. If the hours of operation are shown below, they may not reflect these closures. Please verify hours with any attraction before visiting.
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Category: Stadiums & Arenas
1255 Hempstead Tpke
Uniondale, NY 11553
Phone: (516) 231-4848
Tyler M. Mar-04-2020
We have been coming here for years. I do like the updates since it reopened. I wish they could have done something different about the long lines on the... Read More
Mindy M. Jan-23-2020
January 20, 2020 Martin Luther King Jr. Monday FAMFUN on the Island at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum The L.I. Nets Basketball team played the Canton... Read More
Daniel F. Jan-11-2020
Venue's not perfect but it's also not as trash as other reviewers say it is. I've been here twice so far, once for Taylor Swift and another for a Disney... Read More
Accommodations near Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum:
|Railroad and Bus Line||Nearest Station||Walking Time|
|Long Island Rail Road (LIRR) plus N70, N71, or N72||Hempstead Station||12 MInutes|
How to get to Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum by Railroad and Bus
Take the Long Island Rail Road from Penn Station (Manhattan), the Atlantic Terminal (Brooklyn) or Jamaica Station (Queens) to Hempstead Station and walk south one block to Hempstead Bus Terminal on West Columbia Street and take either the N70, N71, or N72, which will drop you off on Hempstead Turnpike opposite the Nassau Coliseum. (8 minutes walking and about 11 minutes on the bus not including wait time).
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