Trip Planner:   USA  /  California  /  Los Angeles  /  Staples Center

Staples Center, Los Angeles

4.6
The only arena in the NBA shared by two teams, the Los Angeles Lakers and Clippers, Staples Center is home to over 250 events per year, including sold-out shows for music artists from around the world. Statues of sports legends, including Wayne Gretzky, Magic Johnson, and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, grace the Star Plaza outside of the arena. In addition to basketball, the site has regularly hosted hockey, arena football, concerts, and awards shows since it opened in 1999, and can hold up to 20,000 guests. Check the arena’s website for upcoming events. Work out when and for how long to visit Staples Center and other Los Angeles attractions using our handy Los Angeles trip itinerary maker site .
Create an itinerary including Staples Center
map
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors
Tours to Staples Center
Staples Center Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5
3,346 reviews
Google
4.7
TripAdvisor
  • This 20 year old arena is still today in mint condition. Everything worked, including easy parking with 20$ fee. Great views all around the arena. We watched a hockey game from premier seats just in l...  more »
  • My Husband and I visited here whilst on vacation to see both the Kings and Clippers. Arena is huge, ample parking lots near to venue, prices are reasonable (for arena's). The venue was clean, loads of...  more »
Google
  • Had a great time going to the big 3 championship game. The staff was friendly and courteous. The seats are comfortable. Of course everything is pricey but it comes with the experience. You will definitely see celebrities! I would definitely come back.
  • Parking was prepaid on line so that process was easy. We found a parking spot close to the escalator. Getting from the parking structure to the Staples center was difficult. Very few signs and no one to direct us. Once we arrived at the Venue the staff were amazing. Polite, helpful, informative and they directed us to where we needed to go. The seats were comfortable and the sound quality was perfect. This was money well spent.
Places to stay near Staples Center

Plan your trip to Los Angeles

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Los Angeles

View all >
4.4
Duration: 8​h
4.8
Duration: 2​h
4.6
Duration: 1​h
2.6
Duration: 30​min

Side trips from Los Angeles

4.2
Duration: 5​h 30​min
4.1
Duration: 1​h
4.3
Duration: 2​h

Hidden gems in Los Angeles

4.7
Duration: 2​h
4.5
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.6
Duration: 2​h
4.7
Duration: 2​h 30​min

Museums in Los Angeles

View all >
4.4
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.6
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.9
Duration: 2​h 30​min
4.9
Duration: 30​min

Historic Sites in Los Angeles

View all >
4.4
Duration: 30​min
4.2
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.0
Duration: 2​h
4.3
Duration: 30​min

Nearby attractions in Los Angeles

4.8
Duration: 4​h
5.0
Duration: 2​h
4.9
Duration: 4​h
5.0
Duration: 4​h
4.7
Duration: 1​h 30​min
3.6
Duration: 2​h
4.8
Duration: 2​h
4.7
Duration: 2​h