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How big is 16,000 square meters?

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It's about as big as The Biltmore Estate.
In other words, the size of The Biltmore Estate is 1.02 times 16,000 square meters.
(Asheville, North Carolina) (house only)
It's about nine-tenths as big as The Kennedy Center.
In other words, 16,000 square meters is 0.94 times the size of The Kennedy Center, and the size of The Kennedy Center is 1.1 times that amount.
(a.k.a. John F. Kennedy Memorial Center for the Performing Arts) (Washington, DC)
It's about one-and-one-tenth times as big as The Great Banyan Tree.
In other words, 16,000 square meters is 1.11 times the size of The Great Banyan Tree, and the size of The Great Banyan Tree is 0.901 times that amount.
(a.k.a. The Great Banyan, a.k.a. Ficus benghalensis) (Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose Indian Botanic Garden, Howrah, West Bengal, India)
It's about half as big as The Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool.
In other words, 16,000 square meters is 0.508 times the size of The Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool, and the size of The Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool is 1.97 times that amount.
(Washington, D.C.) (pool surface area)
The Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool has a water surface area of 31,500 sq. m. The Pool has a sloping bottom and extends to 80 cm (30 in) in depth at its center.
It's about two times as big as a City Block (Manhattan).
In other words, the size of a City Block (Manhattan) is 0.5 times 16,000 square meters.
(per Bridges, William - 1811 Commissioner's Plan for New York City) (approximate)
It's about two-and-a-half times as big as The White House.
In other words, the size of The White House is 0.38 times 16,000 square meters.
(Washington, DC) (including wings)
Housing the presidency, the White House occupies six stories and a total of 6,200 sq. m of floor space. This space includes 132 rooms, 35 bathrooms, 28 fireplaces, and 3 elevators, as well as a tennis court, bowling alley, movie theater, jogging track, swimming pool, and putting green.
It's about three times as big as a Football field.
In other words, 16,000 square meters is 2.989975116 times the size of a Football field, and the size of a Football field is 0.334450944 times that amount.
(American) (per NFL regulation)