This enabled the Astrodome to comply with the Americans with ... One of the
largest crowds in the Astrodome's history, more than ...
Dubbed the “Eight Wonder of the World”, the Astrodome was home to the
Houston Astros for over three decades and was the first dome stadium
Known as “The Eight Wonder of the World”, the Astrodome has hosted many
sporting events for more than 40 years. Its history stretches back to the mid 1950s
A History of the Astrodome. • Building the Astrodome: 56K | 350K. By the time its
doors opened on April 9, 1965 for an exhibition game between the Houston ...
Jun 15, 2015 ... Judge Roy Hofheinz, the man behind the Astrodome's creation, dubbed the
stadium a “weather-proof” Eighth Wonder of the World. Only once ...
Houston's futuristic Astrodome is home of the first skybox and an animated ...
Mickey Mantle hit major-league history's first indoor home run, but it was the ...
Apr 9, 2015 ... A history of cities in 50 buildings, day 12: Fifty years old today, can the vast,
abandoned Houston Astrodome find unlikely redemption as one of ...
With such a rich history, the Astrodome has been declared eligible for the
National Register of Historic Places both for its architectural and cultural
Nov 8, 2013 ... Even the original Yankee Stadium, built four decades before the Astrodome,
faced little opposition when it was knocked down in 2010 and the ...
The Astrodome's history and historical analysis of statistical Astrodome ballpark