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is a football
Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a sport played between two teams of eleven players with a spherical ball...
A modern stadium is a place or venue for outdoor sports, concerts, or other events and consists of a field or stage either partly or completely surrounded by a structure designed to allow spectators to stand or sit and view the event.)Pausanias noted that for about half a century the only event...
located in Karlsruhe
The City of Karlsruhe is a city in the southwest of Germany, in the state of Baden-Württemberg, located near the French-German border.Karlsruhe was founded in 1715 as Karlsruhe Palace, when Germany was a series of principalities and city states...
Germany , officially the Federal Republic of Germany , is a federal parliamentary republic in Europe. The country consists of 16 states while the capital and largest city is Berlin. Germany covers an area of 357,021 km2 and has a largely temperate seasonal climate...
. It is the home of the football club Karlsruher SC
Karlsruher SC is a German association football club, based in Karlsruhe, Baden-Württemberg. KSC rose out of the consolidation of a number of predecessor clubs. They currently play in the 2...
It is located northeast of the Karlsruhe castle (Schloss
) and is located in part of the former deer park (Wildpark
) of the Grand Dukes of Baden in the Hardtwald
The Hardtwald is a forest in Baden-Württemberg, south-western Germany. It is located around Karlsruhe, on the right bank of the Rhine, between Schwetzingen in the north and Rastatt in the south. The Black Forest is located to its east. In the 18th century, Karlsruhe was founded in the Hardtwald....
, hence the name. There have been soccer fields here since 1922, and the stadium was built in 1955, with several major renovations since.