The ice sports Palace in Gomel was put into operation on 22.05.2000.the Construction was started in August 1998 and put into operation ahead of schedule: instead of the expected 44 months of construction, the works were performed for 22. The 22770,5 sq. m.
In accordance with the decision of the Gomel city Executive Committee №672 dated may 17, 2000. The ice Palace is transferred on the rights of the operational management created in April, 2000 City Children’s Youthful Sports School No. 5. The school was established by the decision of the Gomel city Executive Committee №539 dated 19 April 2000. with the predominant purpose of development of hockey and figure skating.