Palaprometeo Estra "L.Rossini" is the main sports arena of Ancona, with a capacity of 5066 seats (parterre not included).
It is located in the district of Passo Varano, on the southern outskirts of Ancona, near the Stadio del Conero.
The hall is named after Galliano Rossini (called Liano), Olympic shooter from Ancona, who won the gold medal in Melbourne in 1956 and silver in Rome in 1960 and hosts, as well as sporting events, concerts, shows and other cultural events.
From 30 September to 2 October 2010, Palaprometeo Estra hosted some matches of the Men's Volleyball World Cup.
Now it is the home of Recanati Basketaball Team playing in the Italian Second Division.
Every year one stage of the Italian Artistic Gymnastics Championship is organised at Palaprometeo Estra.
A14: exit Ancona Sud. After the toll booth on the right to Ancona center. After about 1.5 km turn right and follow signs to Stadio Conero / Palasport.
On the train
From the railway station of Passo Varano along 500 meters towards the Stadium.
From the airport Raffaello Sanzio Falconara, take the highway towards Ancona Sud, then follow directions for Sports facilities Stadium or the Conero.
Palaprometeo Estra "L.Rossini"
Località Passo Varano 60021 ANCONA