Roy Wilkins Auditorium

at 175 Kellogg Blvd W, Saint Paul, 55102 United States

Roy Wilkins Auditorium is a 5,000-seat multi-purpose arena in St. Paul, Minnesota, United States. Designed by the renowned African-American municipal architect Clarence W. Wigington, it was built in 1932 as the St. Paul Auditorium and was renamed for Roy Wilkins in 1985. It is part of the RiverCentre complex, down the hall from the Xcel Energy Center, home of the National Hockey League's Minnesota Wild.AboutThe University of Minnesota's Golden Gophers ice hockey team used the arena as one of its home rinks from the 1930s until 1950. The Minneapolis Lakers used the Auditorium when their regular home, the Minneapolis Auditorium, was not available. The Minnesota State Boys' High School Hockey Tournament was held at the Auditorium from 1945 to 1968. It was home to the Minnesota Fighting Saints ice hockey team of the World Hockey Association (WHA) in fall 1972, before it moved to the St. Paul Civic Center. The St. Paul Slam of the International Basketball Association played at Wilkins for two seasons, 1996-97 and 1997-98.


Roy Wilkins Auditorium
175 Kellogg Blvd W
Saint Paul , MN 55102
United States
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P: (651) 265-4800
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