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Great venue for sports.

This is a great place for Volleyball or Basketball. Lots of room around the top if you need to get... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2018
Baytown, Texas
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The Walter Pyramid, Which earlier known as "The Pyramid", is an 4,000-seat, indoor multi-purpose... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2018
Vadodara, India
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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...more
1250 N Bellflower Blvd, California State University Long Beach, Long Beach, CA 90840-0004
+1 562-985-4949
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Reviewed 18 September 2018

This is a great place for Volleyball or Basketball. Lots of room around the top if you need to get up and stretch your legs. Lots of stairs down to the floor or from your seats to the top...

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank paulhC1926TM
Reviewed 31 August 2018

The Walter Pyramid, Which earlier known as "The Pyramid", is an 4,000-seat, indoor multi-purpose arena on the campus of Long Beach State University in Long Beach, California. It is actually Icon of University. Its Blue color is very striking to look. Wolter Pyramid is seen...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank desmil
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

The Walter Pyramid is located near SR 1, so it won’t take long to visit it en route Long Beach-LA. This mathematically true figure is the only pyramid built on the campus. It serves as an multi-purpose arena for various competitions and has a unique...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Oleh K
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Excellent venue for a range of sports. Large arena for indoor volleyball and basketball. Also ample adjacent parking with good access from the I405 freeway.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank ip59
Reviewed 2 July 2018

We went to see the Cal State 49ers play here. Support your local school team! Fun venue, great design, reasonably priced, with easy parking. It's a great local spot.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Chris D
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

Had an excellent time here for the US Sumo international tournament and really felt the venue in and of itself was excellent for collegiate sports. Will try to make it to a basketball or volleyball game for LBSU in the future

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank cstruyk
Reviewed 16 November 2017

I have see basketball and volleyball games in the pyramid, and have been to seminars in the other rooms. A Great Place.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Bill C
Reviewed 11 October 2017

This is a icon building at Cal State University Long Beach.....You can see it from miles away...It is basically a gym..

Date of experience: March 2017
2  Thank Susan B
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Went worlds and never seen anything like the pyramid before. It is a very neat place to see inside. How the seat rise up when it in use. They had several places to get a food and there is no bad seat in the pyramid....More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Robert H
Reviewed 25 May 2017

We attended a political gathering where our Congressional Representative spoke and had a Q & A session. It was wonderful to be able to hear and see without difficulty. We understand that it's used for many types of activities.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank thizizliz
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23 April 2017|
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prices start at 15 dollar for one match. 35 toe whole tournament. parking 8 dollar
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